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First meeting of Women Bishops steering committee
NEWS / The first meeting of the women Bishops steering committee set up after the General Synod debate in July 2013 took place on 5th and 6th September in Coventry.
Membership of Steering Committee to prepare women bishops’ legislation
NEWS / The Appointments Committee of General Synod has announced the membership of the Steering Committee to take charge of the preparation of draft legislation to enable women to become bishops.
Bishop responds to report from the House of Lords Rural Economy Committee
COMMENT / The Bishop of St Albans, Dr Alan Smith, has today responded to the publication of the report from the House of Lords Rural Economy Committee.
Church of England to have women bishops
NEWS / The General Synod of the Church of England has today given its final approval for women to become bishops in the Church of England.
Synod votes to approve next steps for women bishops
NEWS / The General Synod of the Church of England has today approved a package of measures as the next steps to enable women to become bishops in the Church of England.
Women in the Episcopate Bishop of Rochester, James Langstaff
NEWS / Women in the Episcopate Bishop of Rochester, James Langstaff
Dioceses vote in favour of women bishops
NEWS / The Church of England's dioceses* have now all voted in favour of the current draft legislation to enable women to be bishops. Manchester was the last diocese to vote and they approved the motion at a meeting of their Synod yesterday. In 2011 both London and Chichester diocesan synods voted against the legislation.
Bishop of Gloucester releases International Women's Day film
NEWS / The Church of England's first female diocesan bishop has spoken of her hope of helping women ex-offenders rebuild their lives and self esteem in a new short film recorded to mark International Women's Day.
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General Synod votes to restart the legislative process to allow women to become bishops
The General Synod has reaffirmed its commitment to women bishops and called, less than a year after the previous proposals were rejected, for new draft legislation to be introduced.