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Documents on the ordination of women

Resolutions of the Lambeth Conference, 1920 on the Position of Women in the Councils and Ministrations of the Church Resolution 46 Women should be admitted to those councils of the Church to which laymen are admitted, and on equal terms. Diocesan, provincial, or national synods may decide when or how this principle is to be brought into effect.   Resolution 47 The time has come when, in the interests of the Church at large, and in particular of the development of the ministry of women, the diaconate of women should be restored formally and canonically, and should be recognised throughout … Continue reading

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