July 14, 2010

Church of England gives green light for women bishops

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LONDON (RNS) The Church of England will proceed with legislation to allow the ordination of women bishops, despite fierce opposition from Anglican traditionalists. After a marathon, 12-hour debate in York, the church’s General Synod on Monday (July 12) rejected calls for further delays in developing a draft law to allow female bishops. The earliest women […]

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