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Date
1993 October 25-29
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1993 October 25-29
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Archbishop O'Driscoll
Seconder
Bishop Crawley
Prologue
Prior to the session on the 1979 Guidelines there was a motion to go in camera.
Text
That the House of Bishops go in camera including the General Secretary and the staff of the Primate's Office. CARRIED
Subjects
Homosexuality - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada. House of Bishops
In camera meetings
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Date
1994 October 24-28
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1994 October 24-28
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Archbishop O'Driscoll
Seconder
Bishop Finlay
Prologue
The Reverend Canon Ansley Tucker and the Reverend Paul Robinson members of the General Synod Ministry Committee brought two resolutions (from the Committee) to the House of Bishops about the Advisory Committee on Postulants for Ordination (ACPO). Their purpose was to receive the House of Bishops' input about the resolutions (#3-2-84 re. ACPO contemplated for Canadian Forces personnel and #4-2-84 re. Categories for use by ACPO assessors in relation to prospective postulants) to be taken back to the Ministry Committee, before bringing the resolution to the National Executive Committee for approval. (See appendix ii for resolutions).
Following a discussion in plenary, the consensus of the House of Bishops was that it would ask that the ACPO process continue.
Text
That a joint task force of 2 episcopal chairs and 2 ACPO secretaries representing different regions meet with representatives from the Ministry Committee. CARRIED
Notes
Appendix ii
ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON POSTULANTS FOR ORDINATION (ACPO)
HOUSE OF BISHOPS
Guidelines re members of the Canadian Forces "who wish to be pursue the ordained ministry".
Resolution 3-2-84
When ACPO is contemplated for the Canadian Forces personnel, the following guidelines will be observed:
1. The applicant must be co-sponsored by the Bishop Ordinary and a Diocesan Bishop.
2. The Diocesan Bishop interviews the candidate and helps provide pastoral support through regular diocesan channels.
3. If ordination is appropriate, then the Bishop Ordinary, at the request of the Diocesan or with permission of the Diocesan, may ordain.
4. The ordained person may be considered for employment in the Diocese of the co-sponsoring Diocesan Bishop of until accepted into the Forces.
5. If Provincial Postulancy is in effect, then this will be considered.
Resolution 4-2-84
Categories for use by ACPO assessors in relation to prospective postulants:
a) recommended at this time for postulancy -- with suggestions for "areas of training and experience to be included in the education and training process".
b) not recommended at this time for postulancy -- with suggestions for "areas of training and personal growth to be undertaken before further assessment by ACPO or other appropriate evaluation in considered".
c) not recommended at this time for postulancy -- with suggestions of "other areas of ministry and service which may be more appropriate".
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. Advisory Committee on Postulants for Ordination (ACPO)
Anglican Church of Canada. Committee on Ministry
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Date
1994 February 7-11
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1994 February 7-11
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Archbishop O'Driscoll
Seconder
Bishop Crawley
Prologue
On behalf of the Metropolitans, Archbishop O'Driscoll requested input from the House of Bishops about those who would be permitted to attend the in camera study sessions on the church and sexuality.
Text
That the House of Bishops' study sessions on sexuality, include its members, plus the Reverend Gordon Light, Principal Secretary to the Primate; Ms. Jo Mutch, Executive Assistant to the Primate; Mr. Douglas Tindal, Director of Communications, and Archdeacon Jim Boyles, General Secretary." CARRIED
Subjects
In camera meetings
Homosexuality - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada. House of Bishops
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Archbishop Simon Kim and Mrs. Kim

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official7743
Date
1994 February 7-11
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1994 February 7-11
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Bishop Ferris
Seconder
Archbishop O'Driscoll
Prologue
Archbishop Simon and Mrs. Frieda Kim from the Church of South Korea were introduced and welcomed to the House of Bishops. A warm welcome was extended to them by the members of the House.
The night before Archbishop and Mrs. Kim's visit to the House of Bishops the following motion was made.
Text
That Archbishop Simon and Mrs. Frieda Kim be invited to attend in camera sessions. CARRIED
Subjects
In camera meetings
Kim, Simon
Less detail
Date
1994 February 7-11
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1994 February 7-11
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Bishop Collings
Seconder
Archbishop Payne
Prologue
Discussion took place about the re-examination of the statement on the common cup (this was due to a concern expressed because of the spread of AIDS, tuberculosis (TB), hepatitis "B" in society today).
Some members suggested that a new statement would risk sending an unintentioned message to the constituency. It was agreed that TB is of growing concern and would warrant a re-investigation about the tradition of the common cup. However, AIDS is not (a concern), and any new statement would have to be clear about the distinction. It was agreed that the national Doctrine and Worship Committee together with the library would be requested to prepare a summary of contemporary material for the House of Bishops for its consideration.
Text
That the Doctrine and Worship Committee draft a summary of recent literature regarding the use of the Common Cup and report back to the House of Bishops. CARRIED
Subjects
Common cup - Anglican Church of Canada
Lord's Supper - Communion in both elements - Anglican Church of Canada
Infection
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
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Fall 1995 Meeting of the House of Bishops

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Date
1991 November
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1991 November
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Archbishop Hambidge
Seconder
Archbishop Payne
Prologue
Bishop Lemmon was pleased to extend an invitation for the bishops to hold their Fall meeting in 1995 in Fredericton, noting that in 1995 the Diocese of Fredericton is to celebrate its 150th anniversary. He suggested that the Fall meeting might be held in October.
Text
That we accept, in principle, the invitation and ask for further discussion between the Diocese and the Bishops. CARRIED
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. House of Bishops - Meetings
Anglican Church of Canada. Diocese of Fredericton - Centennial celebrations, etc.
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Homosexuality Task Force Report

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Date
1997 October 27-31
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1997 October 27-31
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Archbishop Crawley
Seconder
Archbishop O'Driscoll
Prologue
The House then addressed a tabled motion from the spring 1997 meeting. (p. 10, April 1997 minutes)
Text
That the motion put before the House by Bishop Ingham and Hutchison at the spring 1997 meeting be lifted from the table. CARRIED
Notes
There was some discussion about the motion before it was put to a vote.
Moved by: Bishop Ingham
Seconded by: Bishop Hutchison
While the House of Bishops, in reissuing and updating the 1979 Guidelines, states its commitment to the principles contained therein, nevertheless the House understands that individual bishops, acting with their diocesan synods, may wish to set these guidelines aside in specific instances and for pastoral reasons, and members of the House agree not to challenge the right of any bishop and/or diocese to do so. LOST
Subjects
Homosexuality - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
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House of Bishops, 13-17 June, 1992 Meeting

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Date
1991 November
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1991 November
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Bishop Brown
Seconder
Archbishop Payne
Text
That this House of Bishops accepts with gratitude the sum of $10,000 from the Assessment Budget toward the costs of the spouses attending the national House of Bishops educational event in June, 1992. Additional costs to allow the spouses to attend this important event will be raised by members of the House.
We recognize the fact that this is an educational and training event for the spouses and the bishops together. For this reason we apply to have all costs for all bishops and their spouses to attend the training event in 1995. This means that the Administration and Finance Committee of the General Synod should be alerted to this immediately so that the budgetary considerations for the future may be met. CARRIED
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada - Bishops - Wives
Anglican Church of Canada - Bishops - Spouses
Anglican Church of Canada. House of Bishops - Meetings
Anglican Church of Canada. House of Bishops - Finance
Anglican Church of Canada - Finance
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House of Bishops, 13-17 June, 1992 Meeting

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official7868
Date
1991 November
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1991 November
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Bishop Brown
Seconder
Archbishop Payne
Prologue
Moved by: Archbishop Hambidge
Seconded by: Bishop Lemmon
That the June 1992 meeting of the House of Bishops include an educational component and that the spouses of the bishops be invited to participate in the educational programme; and
That the Planning Committee for the June 1992 meeting should include some wives to assist in the planning, and be in touch with St. George's Church, St. Catharines, and be available to work with St. George's Church on the development of the agenda.
Text
That this motion be tabled and brought forward later at this meeting. CARRIED
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. House of Bishops - Meetings
Anglican Church of Canada - Bishops - Wives
Anglican Church of Canada - Bishops - Spouses
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Human Rights Monument

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Date
1990 November 5-9
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1990 November 5-9
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Archbishop Payne
Seconder
Bishop Curtis
Prologue
Bishop Lackey spoke regarding a Human Rights monument in Ottawa, the only one of its kind in the world. He requested permission, on behalf of the diocesan executive of the Diocese of Ottawa, to request contributions from other dioceses.
Text
That the House grant permission to the Diocese of Ottawa to request contributions from other dioceses for the Human Rights monument. CARRIED
Subjects
Human rights - Canada
Human rights - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Monuments - Canada
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