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Date
1977 August
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 75
Date
1977 August
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 75
Mover
The Rt. Rev. R. Hollis
Seconder
Mr. M.J. Holden
Text
That the Motion be amended by changing Section 1 to read:
"Recognizes the imperative to search for a true Canadian unity which recognizes both the needs of major cultural groupings to exist within our nation and the rights of minority groups within these cultures. CARRIED
The Motion as amended now reads
That the twenty-eighth Synod of the Anglican Church of Canada, meeting in session:
1) Recognize the imperative to search for a true Canadian unity which recognizes both the needs of major cultural groupings to exist within our nation and the rights of minority groups within these cultures;
2) Convey a message to the Prime Minister of Canada and the First Ministers of the Provinces and Territories, declaring our concern that the just language cultural and identity rights of all citizens be recognized throughout the country;
3) Appoint a task force to continue consideration and clarification of the ways by which the Anglican Church of Canada can contribute to national unity.
the Motion as amended was put and CARRIED ACT 75
Subjects
Multiculturalism - Canada
Multiculturalism - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Minorities - Canada
Minorities - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Canada - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Nationalism - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
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