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Baptismal Covenant Addition

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Date
2010 June 3-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 65
Date
2010 June 3-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 65
Mover
The Rt. Rev. Stephen Andrews
Seconder
Ms. Briana Locke
Prologue
Moved by: The Very Rev. Louise Peters
Seconded by: Dr. Lela Zimmer
That this General Synod direct the Faith, Worship and Ministry Committee
- 1. to compose and integrate an additional baptismal vow to the Baptismal Covenant set out in the Book of Alternative Services that would address our ministry to sustain, respect, and renew the life systems of the earth as stewards of creation; and
- 2. to report the proposed addition to General Synod 2013 for approval.
Amendment
Moved by: The Very Rev. Iain Luke
Seconded by: The Rt. Rev. Fraser Lawton
That the resolution be amended to read:
"That this General Synod direct the Faith, Worship and Ministry Committee
- 1. to consider the best way to incorporate into the Baptismal Covenant set out in the Book of Alternative Services our ministry to sustain, respect and renew the life systems of the earth as stewards of creation; and
- 2. to make a recommendation to General Synod 2013.
CARRIED
Text
That the resolution be amended by deleting the words "the life systems of"". CARRIED
The amended resolution which reads:
"That this General Synod direct the Faith, Worship and Ministry Committee
- 1. to consider the best way to incorporate into the Baptismal Covenant set out in the Book of Alternative Services our ministry to sustain, respect and renew the earth as stewards of creation; and
- 2. to make a recommendation to General Synod 2013.
was put and was CARRIED Act 65
Subjects
Ecology - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Baptism (Liturgy) - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada. Book of Alternative Services
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