Policy and thinking

This sections shares the policies and views of the Church of England.
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Our views gives a short summary of the Church’s current agreed view on key topics of interest to everyday life.  

The Work of General Synod explains how Synod agrees thinking and policy, and records the debates that take place twice a year.

Research and Statistics is a department that collects, analyses and reports data from the Church of England and beyond.

The Canons of the Church of England are the formal laws of the Church.

The Church in Parliament gives details of the relationship of the Church in the House of Commons and House of Lords.