February 2010 Group of Sessions

Summary of February 2010 Group of Sessions

Summary of February 2010 Group of Sessions - shorter version without links to papers and audio archive, ideal for use in parish magazines

February agenda ( GS 1756)

Official Legal summary of the proceedings of Synod in February (Full Business Done)


Monday 8 February

Order Paper I

Papers in item order

  • Report by the Business Committee ( GS 1757) [item 4]

Summary of Monday afternoon's business and links to audio archive of debates


Tuesday 9 February

Order Paper II

Order Paper III

Papers in item order

  • Clergy Pensions: Task Group Report ( GS 1758) [items 8 & 9]
  • Clergy Pensions: Ill-health retirement ( GS 1759) [item 9]
  • General Synod Elections 2010 ( GS 1760) [item 10]
  • Mission Shaped Church ( GS 1761) [item 11]

Special Agenda I Legislative Business

Breakdown of electronic voting results

Summary of Tuesday morning's business and links to audio archive of debates

Summary of Tuesday afternoon and evening's business and links to audio archive of debates


Wednesday 10 February

Order Paper IV

Order Paper V

Papers in item order

  • Private Member's Motion (Mr Nigel Holmes): TV Coverage of Religious and Ethical Issues ( GS 1762A and GS 1762B) [item 12]
  • 44th Report of the Standing Orders Committee ( GS 1763) [item 13]
  • Private Member's Motion (Mrs Lorna Ashworth): Anglican Church in North America ( GS 1764A and GS 1764B) [item 14]
  • Diocesan Synod Motion (Chelmsford): Confidence in the Bible ( GS 1765A and GS 1765B)

Special Agenda II Liturgical Business

  • Additional Weekday Lectionary and Amendments to Calendar, Lectionary and Collects ( GS 1724A and GS 1724Y) [item 600]

Breakdown of electronic voting results

Summary of Wednesday morning's business and links to audio archive of debates

Summary of Wednesday afternoon and evening's business and links to audio archive of debates


Thursday 11 February

Order Paper VI

Order Paper VII

Papers in item order

  • Fresh Expressions ( GS 1766) [item 18]
  • Realising the missionary potential of Church buildings ( GS 1767) [item 19]
  • Diocesan Synod Motion (Ripon and Leeds): Repair of Church buildings ( GS 1768) [item 20]
  • Going for Growth ( GS 1769 - covering note only) [item 21]
  • Private Member's Motion (The Revd Mark Bratton): Parity of pension provision for surviving civil partners ( GS 1770A and GS 1770B) [item 22]
  • Private Member's Motion (Mr Thomas Benyon): Violent computer games ( GS 1771A and GS 1771B) [item 23]

Special Agenda I Legislative Business

  • Mission and Pastoral Measure (see Monday's papers) [items 506-507]
  • Care of Cathedrals Measure (GS 1727A) (see Monday's papers) [items 509-510]

Breakdown of electronic voting results

Summary of Thursday morning's business and links to audio archive of debates

Summary of Thursday afternoon and evening's business and links to audio archive of debates


Friday 12 February

Order Paper VIII

Papers in item order

  • Diocesan Synod Motion (Manchester): Compatibility of Science and Christian Belief ( GS 1772A and GS 1772B) [item 24]
  • Diocesan Synod Motion (Coventry): Deanery Synods ( GS 1773A and GS 1773B) [item 25]

Breakdown of electronic voting results

Summary of Friday morning's business and links to audio archive of debates