The work of General Synod

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Current and past debates

The Work of General Synod

The General Synod is the national assembly of the Church of England. The General Synod considers and approves legislation affecting the whole of the Church of England, formulates new forms of worship, debates matters of national and international importance, and approves the annual budget for the work of the Church at national level.

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Members' Resources

Useful information and documents for Synod members.

Future Meetings of the General Synod
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Agendas and Papers

Documents from current and past groups of sessions.

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Reports of Proceedings and Business Done

Full transcripts of General Synod sessions and summaries of sessions.

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