July 2015 Group of Sessions

Friday 10th - Monday 13th July

Business Done

Electronic Voting Results - July 2015


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GS 1987 - AGENDA

Friday 10 July

GS 1988 - Report by the Business Committee [item 4]

GS 1989 - Appointments to the Archbishops' Council [item 5]

GS 1990 - Appointment of the Secretary General

GS 1991 - Report of the Standing Orders Committee and GS 2000 - Consolidated Texts of the Standing Order (further information: STV regs as to be amended, Table of Consolidated Origins and Table of Consolidated Destination)

GS 1964D - Amending Canon No.35 [item 500]

GS 1992 - Administration of Holy Communion Regulations and GS 1992X Explanatory Memorandum [item 501]


Saturday 11 July

GS 1952B - Draft Safeguarding and Clergy Discipline Measure [item 503-506]

GS 1953B - Draft Amending Canon No.34 [item 503-506]

GS 1952-3Z - Report by the Steering Committee

GS 1953C - Petition for Her Majesty's Royal Assent and Licence

GS 1969A - Draft Diocesan Stipends Funds (Amendment) Measure [item 507-508]

GS 1993 - Draft Ecclesiastical Offices (Terms of Service) (Amendment) Regulations 2015 and GS 1993X Explanatory Memorandum [item 509]

GS 1994 - Draft Ecclesiastical Offices (Terms of Service) (Amendment) Directions 2015 and GS 1994X Explanatory Memorandum

GS 1995 - Faculty Jusisdiction Rule 2015 and GS 1995X Explanatory Memorandum [item 510]

GS 1996 - Draft Ecclesiastical Property Order 2015 and GS 1996X Explanatory Memorandum [item 511]

GS 1997 - Legal Officers (Annual Fees) Order 2015 and GS 1997X Explanatory Memorandum

GS 1998 - Single Transferable Vote (Amendment) Regulations 2015 and GS 1998X Explanatory Memorandum [item 512]

GS 1999A and GS 1999B - Special Agenda III - Private Members' Motion: Senior Leadership [item 9]

GS 1986A - The Church:  Towards a Common Vision [item 10]

Church Commissioners Annual Report [item 11]

GS 2001 - Archbishops' Council's Annual Report [item 12]


Sunday 12 July

GS 1958B - Christian Initiation:  Additional Text for Holy Baptism in Accessible Language and GS 1958X Explanatory Memorandum [item 600]

GS 1928A and GS 1928C - Special Agenda IV - Diocesan Synod Motion: Nature and Structure of the Church of England [item 13]


Monday 13 July

GS 2002 - The Archbishops' Council Budget and Proposals for Apportionment for 2016 [item 16 - 23]

GS 2003 - Combatting Climate Change:  The Paris Summit and the Mission of the Church [item 25]

GS 2004 - Climate Change and Investment Policy [item 26]


Other papers

GS Misc 1104 - Liturgical Commission End of Quinquennium Report

GS Misc 1105 - Evangelism Task Group Update

GS Misc 1106 - Report of the Clergy Discipline Commission

GS Misc 1107 - EIAG Annual Report

GS Misc 1108 - CMEAC presention

GS MISC 1109 - National Society:  Development of Teaching and Educational Leadership Partnerships [item 24]

GS MISC 1110 - Ethical Investment Advisory Group and the National Investing Bodies [item 6]

GS Misc 1111 - Summary of Decisions Done (2010 - 2015)

GS Misc 1112 - Audit Committee Annual Report

GS MISC 1113 - Birmingham Diocesan Synod Motion on Fossil Fuel Disinvestment

GS MISC 1114 - Oxford Diocesan Synod Motion on Fossil Fuel Disinvestment

GS Misc 1115 - Update on Activities of the Archbishops' Council

GS Misc 1116 - Reform and Renewal update

GS Misc 1117 - Changing the Culture report from the BC

GS Misc 1118 - Joint Covenant and Monitoring Group

GS Misc 1119 - Membership of Boards, Councils and Committees

GS Misc 1120 - Summary of Decisions from the House of Bishops

GS Misc 1121 - Appointment of the Synod Chaplain

 

Further papers

1NP First Notice Paper

2NP Second Notice Paper

3NP Third Notice Paper

4NP Fourth Notice Paper

5NP Fifth Notice Paper

6NP Sixth Notice Paper

7NP Seventh Notice Paper

8NP Eight Notice Paper

9NP Ninth Notice Paper

10NP Tenth Notice Paper

11NP Eleventh Notice Paper

 

OPI Order Paper one
OPII Order Paper two

OPIV Order Paper four
OPV Order Paper five

Questions

Chairs of Debates


Group Work Bible Study Material on Environment
Group Work list of groups

Prayer Card
Berrick Saul Worship Book
Central Hall Worship Book


Map of campus

Accommodation Notes


Convocation and House of Laity Papers

Convocation of Canterbury
Agenda for the meeting on 10th July
Agenda for the meetng on 11th July (if a reference is claimed)
Guidelines for the professional conduct of the Clergy
A background note

Convocation of York
Agenda for the meeting on 10th July
Agenda for the meeting on 11th July (if a reference is claimed)
Minutes from the previous meeting of the Convocation of York
Guidelines for the professional conduct of the Clergy
A background note

House of Laity
Agenda for the meeting on 11th July (if a reference is claimed)