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Admission of the Diocese of Newfoundland

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Date
1949 September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1949 September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Chancellor R.V. Harris
Seconder
Archbishop of Yukon
Text
Whereas the Synod of the Diocese of Newfoundland has, by resolution adopted at its biennial session in June 1947, accepted the Declaration of Principles and the Constitution of this General Synod;
And whereas the Synod of the Diocese of Newfoundland has made application for admission in this Synod as a member thereof;
This General Synod of the Church of England in Canada, pursuant to the provisions of Subsection (3) of Section (4) of the said Declaration of Principles, hereby admits the said Diocese as a member of this Synod, to be represented in the Upper House by its Bishop and in the Lower House by clerical and lay members elected by the Synod of the Diocese of Newfoundland as provided by the said Declaration of Principles and Constitution, with all the rights and privileges and subject to all the obligations defined by the said Declaration and Constitution, the civil legislation affecting this Synod and all canons enacted and resolutions passed now in force pursuant to the said Declaration and Constitution.
The motion was CARRIED in both Houses.
Subjects
Church of England in Canada. Diocese of Newfoundland
Church of England in Canada. General Synod - Membership
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Report of the Council for Social Service - Department of Christianity and Industrial Life

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Date
1924 September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1924 September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Mr. G.C. Coppley
Seconder
Archbishop of Nova Scotia
Text
Resolved, Resolution V.
Recognizing the many evils consequent upon unemployment, the General Synod, while appreciating the attention which the government has given to the matter of unemployment, respectfully urges upon the Federal and Provincial Governments, our Municipal Councils, Boards of Trade, great Industrial Corporations and Labour Unions the continued study of the problem of preventing unemployment and the need of developing such a programme as shall insure to all who are physically and mentally fit the needed opportunity of work.
Subjects
Unemployment - Canada
Unemployment - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Church and labor - Canada
Church and labor - Anglican Church of Canada
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