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Address to the Queen

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official9243
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 2
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 2
Text
The Address of Loyalty was read by the Venerable Robert T. Pynn (in English) and by the Very Reverend Walter G. Asbil (in French).
Address to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
On this fifteenth day of June in the year nineteen hundred and eight-nine, the thirty-second session of the General Synod of the Anglican Church of Canada has been convened in the city of St. John's, in the Province of Newfoundland, Canada, under the presidency of the Most Reverend Michael Peers, Primate.
The Bishops, clergy and lay members of this General Synod wish to assure you of our constant prayers that God will continue to prosper and bless your gracious reign and sustain the whole Royal Family with the healthful grace of the Holy Spirit. May God keep you far from all danger, maintain our commonwealth's public endeavours on the sure foundation of truth, compassion and justice, and order our diverse existence in unity and peace.
God save the Queen.
Addresse a la Reine
En ce quinzieme jour du juin de l'an mil neuf cent quatre-vingt-neuf, la trente-deuxieme session du Synode general de l'Eglise Episcopale du Canada s'ouvre en la ville de Saint-Jean, province de Terre-Neuve, au Canada, sous la presidence de son Excellence Reverendissime Monseigneur Michael Peers, Primate.
Les eveques, les delegues du clerge et du laicat membres de ce Synode general desirent assurer Votre Majeste de leurs prieres constants pour que Dieu continue a faire prosperer et a benir votre regne et qu'il soutienne toute la famille royale par la grace salutaire de l'Esprit. Puisse Dieu proteger Votre Majeste de tout danger, maintenir toutes les oeuvres de notre etat democratique sur les fondements assures de la verite, de la compassion et de la justice et ordonner nos diverses existences dans l'unite et la paix.
Dieu protege la Reine.
The address of loyalty was given to the Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland to be forwarded to Her Majesty. Act 2
Notes
Welcome
The Lieutenant-Governor of Newfoundland, the Honourable James McGrath, and the Right Reverend Martin Mate, Bishop of Eastern Newfoundland and Labrador, welcomed to Newfoundland the members, visitors and staff of the 32nd General Synod of The Anglican Church of Canada.
Presidential Address
At the request of the Primate, the Prolocutor, Dr. Diane N. Maybee, read the Presidential Address.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod (32nd : 1989 : St. John's, Nfld.) - Address to the Queen
Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod (32nd : 1989 : St. John's, Nfld.) - Presidential address
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Amendments to the Rules of Order and Procedure

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official9728
Date
2010 June 3-11
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 16
Date
2010 June 3-11
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 16
Mover
Mr. David Jones
Seconder
The Rt. Rev. Susan Moxley
Text
That this General Synod amend the Rules of Order as follows:
- 1. deleting section 17(d);
- 2. amending section 18(b) to read as follows:
-- b) The three Orders of Bishops, Clergy and Laity shall vote together unless a vote by Orders is required by the Constitution or called for pursuant to the Rules of Order. In order to be passed the motion shall require a majority of the votes cast, and abstentions shall not be counted in determining the majority.
- 3. amending section 18(d) to read as follows:
-- d) When voting by Orders, the vote shall be put to all members of General Synod regardless of the result in any order.
- 4. adding section 20(a.1) to read as follows:
--a.1) Ex officio and other non-diocesan members of General Synod shall vote with the diocese in which they are normally geographically resident for laity, or canonically resident, for clergy.
and this resolution shall come into effect upon Second Reading being given to Resolution A019 (Act 13).
Amendment
Moved by: The Very Rev. Iain Luke
Seconded by: Canon Terry Leer
That Clause 4 be removed from the resolution.
Motion to table
Moved by: Mr. James Sweeney [sic i.e. Sweeny]
That the motion be tabled.
There being no seconder for the Motion to Table, consideration of the amendment continued.
Motion to put the question.
Moved by: The Rt. Rev. Michael Ingham
Seconded by: The Rt. Rev. James Cowan
That the question be put. CARRIED
Vote on the amendment DEFEATED
Vote on the motion CARRIED IN ALL ORDERS Act 16
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Rules of Order and Procedure
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod - Rules and practice
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Amendment To The Rules Of Order And Procedure

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official813
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 36
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 36
Mover
Ven. G.R. Huggill
Seconder
Ms. J. Werrun
Text
That Rules of Order and Procedure 18 a) be amended by adding at the end thereof, the words:
"provided that any member who wishes to abstain from voting for reasons of conflict of interest shall be entitled to abstain on notifying the chairperson of his or her intention. Such abstentions and the names of the persons abstaining shall be recorded in the minutes"; and
that Rules of Order and Procedure 18 b) be amended by adding, at the end thereof, the words:
"and abstentions shall not be counted in determining the majority." CARRIED Act 36
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Rules of Order and Procedure
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod - Rules and practice
Conflict of interest
Voting - Abstention
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Courtesies of the House

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official9259
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 63
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 63
Mover
Rev. J. Isbister
Seconder
Mrs. P. Creighton
Text
That this General Synod extend the Courtesies of the House to Elizabeth and Peter Penashue so that they may speak on behalf of Innu people regarding the following resolution on low-level flying. CARRIED Act 62
Notes
Mr. Peter Penashue spoke to the following motion [See motion entitled "Support for Innu", Act 69].
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod (32nd : 1989 : St. John's, Nfld.) - Courtesies of the house
Penashue, Peter, 1964-
Penashure, Elizabeth, 1944-
Innu - Canada - Anglican Church of Canada
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Courtesies of the House

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official9260
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 64
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 64
Mover
Rev. J. Isbister
Seconder
Mrs. P. Creighton
Text
That this General Synod extend the Courtesies of the House to Mr. George Mayo, Chairman, Pension Board of Trustees. CARRIED Act 62
Notes
Mr. Peter Penashue spoke to the following motion [See motion entitled "Support for Innu", Act 69].
Subjects
Mayo, George (George Francis Malcolm), d. 2015
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod (32nd : 1989 : St. John's, Nfld.) - Courtesies of the house
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Election of Deputy Prolocutor

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official10343
Date
1983 June
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 18
Date
1983 June
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 18
Mover
Rt. Rev. A.D. Brown
Seconder
Rt. Rev. J.F.S. Conlin
Prologue
Nominations were called for. The Ven. G.E. Hendra nominated Mrs. D.J. Maybee.
Text
That nominations be closed.
CARRIED Act 18
Notes
The Primate declared Mrs. Maybee elected as Deputy Prolocutor.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. Deputy Prolocutor
Maybee, Diane (Diane Noverre), 1930-2016
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Election of the Prolocutor

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official9831
Date
1986 June 14-22
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 12
Date
1986 June 14-22
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 12
Mover
Dr. Betty C. Graham
Seconder
Rev. J.R.H. Fowler
Prologue
Moved by: Canon J.R. Neal
Seconded by: Dr. R.J. Gardiner.
That Dr. Diane Maybee be nominated.
Text
That nominations be closed. CARRIED IN ALL ORDERS
Dr. Diane Maybee was declared Prolocutor. Act 12
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Prolocutor
Maybee, Diane (Diane Noverre), 1930-2016
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Nominations for Deputy Prolocutor

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official9253
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 15
Act 16
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 15
Act 16
Mover
Dr. C.A. Conway
Seconder
Ven. A.H. Skirving
Prologue
The following nominations were received:
Dr. Miriam Hutton Diocese of Rupert's Land
Mrs. Amy Newell Diocese of Ottawa
Miss Mary E. Baker Diocese of Montreal
Ms. Joan Werrun Diocese of British Columbia
Mrs. Georgi Doyle Diocese of Toronto
Text
That this General Synod close the nominations for Deputy Prolocutor. CARRIED Act 15
Notes
First Ballot
The first ballot included all nominees.
Second Ballot
The second ballot included the following names:
- Mrs. Georgi Doyle Diocese of Toronto
- Dr. Miriam Hutton Diocese of Rupert's Land
- Mrs. Amy Newell Diocese of Ottawa
- Ms. Joan Werrun Diocese of British Columbia
Third Ballot
The third ballot included the following names:
Fourth Ballot
As the third ballot was tied, the names on the fourth ballot remained the same as on the third ballot.
Fifth ballot
The fifth ballot included the following names:
After the fifth ballot, Mrs. Amy Newell was declared Deputy Prolocutor. CARRIED Act 16
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Deputy Prolocutor
Newell, Amy (Amy Louisa Loten), 1936-2018
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Stewardship Presentation

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official262
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 24
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 24
Mover
Mrs. M. Fenwick
Seconder
Canon R.A. Spencer
Prologue
Dr. Martin Hendy introduced the session.
Text
That this General Synod remind all members of previous resolutions on tithing (1977, 1983, 1986), and commend the Stewardship Commitment statement prepared by the National Stewardship/Financial Development Committee and encourage leaders of the Anglican Church of Canada at all levels to sign such a stewardship commitment. CARRIED ACT 24
Subjects
Tithes - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada. Stewardship/Financial Development Committee
Stewardship, Christian - Anglican Church of Canada
Hendy, Martin (Christopher Martin), 1938-2017
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Sub-Committee on Native Affairs

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official1199
Date
1980 June
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 23
Date
1980 June
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 23
Mover
Rev. J.A. MacKenzie
Seconder
Ven. A.D. Brown
Text
That the Sub-Committee on Native Affairs become the Council on Native Affairs, reporting to the National Executive Council and General Synod in the same way as the Council of the North. The Council should be elected and appointed as decided at General Synod, 1975. Its roles and responsibilities should be developed and submitted to National Executive Council for approval. CARRIED Act 23
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. Sub-Committee on Native Affairs
Anglican Church of Canada. Council on Native Affairs
Indigenous peoples - Canada - Anglican Church of Canada
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