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    Church Investors Announce Tougher Line on AGM Voting Policy

    03/03/2019

    STATEMENT / The Church Investors Group (CIG) has informed FTSE 350 companies, ahead of this year’s AGM season, that it will take a tougher voting line where reform on key issues is deemed to be too slow.

  2. Church of England launches Persian language Communion Service

    03/03/2019

    NEWS / New translation launched serving increasing numbers of Iranian Christians

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    Bishop backs call for rural strategy

    01/03/2019

    COMMENT / The Church of England’s lead Bishop for Education has backed calls for a comprehensive Rural Strategy, following the publication of a new study.

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    Church of England cautiously welcomes statement by ICMM regarding tailings dams safety

    26/02/2019

    NEWS / Church of England cautiously welcomed today’s statement by ICMM that outlines proposed new measures on tailings dam safety.

  5. State of the Nation Debate

    23/02/2019

    NEWS / The General Synod has voted overwhelmingly today in favour of a motion from the Archbishops of Canterbury and York calling for every parish and diocese to hold their local MPs, politicians and the members of the Government and civil servants in their prayers.

  6. Church of England calls for Government action on problem gambling

    23/02/2019

    NEWS / Synod backs reduction in gambling advertising

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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'.

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

    22/02/2019

    NEWS / General Synod commits to action on Estates Evangelism

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

    22/02/2019

    NEWS / House of Bishops Growing Faith vision launched