Women Bishops

View of the Church of England's General Synod
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17 Nov, 2014

Historic vote is a positive step towards equality and 'changing the culture of the church', say campaigners

The Archbishop of York presides over a service
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14 Jul, 2014

The General Synod has voted today to allow the creation of women bishops

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26 Nov, 2012

Secret note says Church must vote for women bishops by 2015 or Parliament will force its hand

Crispin Black
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22 Nov, 2012

Not everyone is crying about the Synod's No vote on women bishops. Crispin Black, for one

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21 Nov, 2012

Without female bishops, something rich and fundamental is missing from the Anglican Church

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21 Nov, 2012

Bishops, politicians and media commentators are shocked at laity's backward step

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19 Nov, 2012

The new Archbishop of Canterbury supports them, but female bishops face one more hurdle