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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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Date
1934 September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1934 September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Chancellor Harris
Seconder
Archdeacon Snowdon
Text
That in response to request, a committee be named to confer with the deputation from the Diocese of Newfoundland respecting the matter of its future relationship to the Church in Canada.
Notes
The President appointed: the Archbishop of Ottawa, the Bishop of Fredericton, Dr. Wells, Dean Carlisle, Chancellor Gisborne and Chancellor Harris.
Subjects
Newfoundland - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Church of England in Canada. General Synod - Membership
Church of England. Diocese of Newfoundland
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Women in General Synod

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Date
1943 September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1943 September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Chancellor Harris
Seconder
Dr. Cody
Text
Amendment to Constitution - Section 11 - Lower House
That the present Section 11 be numbered as subsection (1) and to add the following as subsection (2):
(2) Women who are eligible as members of a Diocesan Synod shall be eligible to represent said Synod in the Lower House. CARRIED in both Houses.
Subjects
Church of England in Canada. General Synod. Constitution
Women in the Anglican Church of Canada
Church of England in Canada. General Synod - Membership
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