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Synod delays meeting till next July

by Gavin Drake

Posted: 23 Nov 2012 @ 01:14

THE General Synod will not meet again in a formal capacity until July, after members accepted the business committee's proposal to postpone the February sitting.

The Archdeacon of Dorking, the Ven. Julian Henderson, who chairs the business committee, said that the pause would provide "time to reflect and refocus on the consequences" of the decision to reject the women-bishops legislation.

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