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Archbishop Justin Welby outlined how General Synod came to approve legislation allowing women to become bishops in the Church of England. The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, addressed the Parliamentary Ecclesiastical Committee yesterday about new legislation allowing women to become bishops in the Church of England, which was approved by the General Synod last week.
The General Synod gave final approval to legislation introducing the change by the required two-thirds majority.
The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has called on Christians to the disciplines of prayer and spending time in “contemplation and wonder” saying “there has never been a renewal of the Church without the renewal of prayer.”
Sudanese woman who was sentenced to death for apostasy in Sudan is being looked after by US representatives in the country
The death sentence for apostasy in Sudan shows the plurality that has sustained and nourished the Islamic world is eroding