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    General Synod speaks out against racism directed against Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities

    23/02/2019

    NEWS / The General Synod today gave its backing to a call for the Church of England to speak out against racism and hate crime directed against Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities.

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    Church of England commits to next generation evangelism

    23/02/2019

    NEWS / The Church of England's General Synod today debated the future of youth evangelism in England, describing the current situation in churches as 'shocking'.

  3. General Synod backs drive to create new churches on estates

    22/02/2019

    NEWS / General Synod commits to action on Estates Evangelism

  4. General Synod commends resources to help families pray at home

    22/02/2019

    NEWS / House of Bishops Growing Faith vision launched

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    General Synod backs plans to mobilise one million worshippers

    22/02/2019

    NEWS / Plans to encourage the Church of England’s one million regular worshippers to be more confident in spreading the Christian message in their everyday lives were given the backing today by the General Synod.

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    Church of England steps up Environment Programme

    22/02/2019

    NEWS / General Synod votes to back environment motion

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    Church of England launches Pastoral Principles for welcoming LGBTI+ people

    22/02/2019

    NEWS / The Church of England’s Pastoral Advisory Group has this week launched its Pastoral Principles at a presentation to General Synod.

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    General Synod approves greater service flexibility for benefices

    21/02/2019

    NEWS / Synod makes changes affecting groups of rural churches

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    General Synod backs call for homelessness task force

    21/02/2019

    NEWS / Private member's motion approved

  10. New code of practice on ecumenical cooperation approved by General Synod

    21/02/2019

    NEWS / The General Synod has given overwhelming backing to new guidance which will help Church of England congregations to share mission and ministry more easily with a range of churches in their areas.