Statement after members of General Synod reflected on scripture and a changing culture in relation to their understanding of human sexuality.
Published: 20 Jun | Details of General Synod in July 2016
Members of the General Synod will gather in York on Friday 8 July until Saturday 9 July.
Published: 18 Feb | General Synod – February 2016
Highlights from the General Synod meeting in February 2016
Published: 26 Nov | General Synod – It’s all over for now
So, we have just finished the first Synod of the 2015-20 sessions here in London.
Published: 23 Sep | General Synod Lay Hustings
A hustings event for lay candidates as Bristol representatives for the General Synod. Please use the link to find out more about the candidates, register your attendance and/or ask a question. Further information can be found here
Published: 23 Sep | General Synod Clergy Hustings
A hustings event for clergy candidates as Bristol representatives for the General Synod. Please use the link to find out more about the candidates, register your attendance and/or ask a question. Further information can be found here
Published: 08 Jun | What’s it like to be on General Synod?
At the last meeting of Diocesan Synod in May, Diocesan Secretary Oliver Home talked about the forthcoming General Synod elections in September, encouraging people to think about standing. Oliver also interviewed two current General Synod members from our diocese, Revd …
Published: 05 Mar | General Synod report March 2015
Revd Chris Dobson reports on February’s General Synod, which opened with a moving address from Archbishop Bashar Warda, Chaldean Diocese of Erbil in Iraq. Archbishop Warda spoke about the displacement of Christians from Iraq and the daily struggle for survival. …
Published: 24 Nov | Synod “completely different”
General Synod took significant steps forward in November in sessions described as “completely different” to the meetings of a year earlier.
Published: 21 Nov | CofE’s “crucial involvement” with schools
“The responsibility for school effectiveness is shifting to those who provide schools – that’s us