Lord George Carey, who was the Archbishop of Canterbury for 11 years up until 2002, has stood down from his last formal role in the Church of England after being criticized in an independent review of the church's handling of sex abuse.
Siobhan Bennett, a youth delegate from the diocese of Niagara, had tears in her eyes even before she started addressing the other members of the Council of General Synod (CoGS). It wasn’t long before they knew why.
A working group tasked with, among other things, looking into translating “This Holy Estate” and other materials related to the marriage canon into Indigenous languages has decided that such an undertaking would not be worthwhile, Council of General Synod (CoGS) heard Saturday, June 24.
A task force charged with coming up with proposals for guiding the responsible investing of more than a billion dollars’ worth of Anglican Church of Canada investment funds by this past spring is going to need more time, Council of General Synod (CoGS) heard Friday, June 23.