That this General Synod affirm Resolution Nos. 31 and 58 of the 1988 Lambeth Conference, as listed below, and refer them to the Program Committee for appropriate action.
conscious of the work in many dioceses with deprived minorities in developed, affluent countries, such as native Americans and Canadians, Australian aborigines and Islanders, ethnic Koreans in Japan, and black urban communities in Britain, asks the relevant Anglican provinces to support work among such minorities who have difficulty in making their plight known in national and world forums.
supports all efforts being made for the procuring of land and civic rights for native indigenous people of the Americas specially in the light of the forthcoming celebrations of the 500th anniversary of the arrival of Columbus in the New World in 1992. CARRIED Act 60
That this General Synod asks the Council for Native Ministries to continue to facilitate the ongoing dialogue on Native Spirituality amongst Native people and "to share with and teach the whole church, as appropriate, those elements of Native spirituality which will strengthen us all in our common journey" and asks other Standing Committees, Councils and Boards, in consultation with the Council for Native Ministries, to implement NEC's resolution with regard to Native Spirituality within the Church as a whole.
Moved by: Mr. T. Maffin
Seconded by: Ms. L. Sibley
That the question be put. CARRIED Act 65
The motion was read to Synod in Inuktitut and Cree before being put and CARRIED Act 66.