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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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Revision of Constitution and Canons - The General Synod

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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 Gisborne
Seconder
Mr. A.B. Wiswell
Prologue
(1) The General Synod shall consist of the Bishops of the Church of England in Canada and of Delegates chosen from the Clergy and Laity.
(2) The Synod shall consist of two Houses; the Bishops constituting the Upper, and Clergy and Laity together the Lower House.
Moved by Mr. R.W. Allin, seconded by Judge Thompson, That in Section 2, Subsection (1), the word "Delegates" be changed for the word, "Representatives."
Text
That here and elsewhere throughout the Constitution the word "Delegates" be changed to the word "Members."
The amendment was CARRIED by a large majority in the Lower House and concurred in by the Upper House.
Subjects
Church of England in Canada. General Synod. Constitution
Church of England in Canada. General Synod - Membership
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