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Standard The Government introduced the Lords Spiritual (Women) Bill in the House of Commons on Thursday 18th December 2014. Information on the Bill and links to statements on its introduction are below.
The first female bishop for the Church of England has been revealed as the Reverend Libby Lane, just a month after historic change to canon law.
Fair returns to savers, fair interest rates on loans and the aspiration to be a flagship credit union are among the aims of the Churches' Mutual Credit Union Ltd (CMCU) which has received formal authorisation from the regulatory authorities today.
Despite the festive cheer and Christmas spirit, millions of people across Britain will be feeling down and painfully lonely over the next few weeks.
'100 Ways To Get Your Church Noticed' has been written by Neil Pugmire, communications adviser for Portsmouth's Church of England diocese, and offers advice to churches on everything from creating a dynamic Facebook page to designing effective posters, and from putting together a must-read parish magazine to getting stories covered in the media.
I hope my presence as the first Muslim to address the General Synod shows that followers of these great religions can be allies, Fuad Nahdi.