Resolutions to General Synod

Resolutions are motions requesting Synod to take specific actions relating to the mission of the Church. The resolutions have been developed by various standing committees of General Synod, Provinces or Diocese, or by members of General Synod.

Resolution Tally Sheet
An easy way to record the decisions of the General Synod . (PDF format)

Please note. Updated resolutions will be avaliable the week of June 7, 2004.

Number

Subject

Disposition

from Committees/Councils, etc. & Officers “A”

A020-A049

Handbook: Declaration of Principles

 

A020

Eligibility of Clergy

First Reading

A030 – A049

Handbook: Constitution

 

A030

Information Resources Committee

Carried

A031

Treasurer as an Officer of Synod

Carried

A050 – A069

Handbook: Rules of Order and Procedure

 

A050

Courtesies of the General Synod

Carried

A070 – A099

Handbook: Canons

 

A070

Canon III - The Primacy – Term of Office

Defeated

A071

Canon III – The Primacy – Duties of the Primate

Carried

A072

Canon III – The Primacy – Resignation from Office

Carried

A073

Canon XVII - Licensing of Clergy

Carried

A074

Canon XXI - Marriage - Place of Marriage

Carried

A075

Canon XXI – Marriage - Admission to Holy Communion

Carried

A076

Canon XXI – Marriage - Impediments of Relationship

Carried

A077

Canon XXI – Marriage - Remarriage of Divorced Persons Matrimonial Commissions

Carried

A078

Canon VI - Financial Management and Development – The Role of Treasurer

Carried

A079

Canon VI - Financial Management and Development

Carried

A080

Canon VIII - General Synod Pension and Income Continuance Plan

Carried

A081

Canon IX - Lay Retirement Plan

Carried

A082

Canon XII - Continuing Education Plan

Carried

A100 – A109

Handbook: Appendices

 

A100

Appendix B – Communications and Information Resources – Terms of Reference

Carried

A101

Appendix C – Anglican Journal - Terms of Reference

Carried

A110 – A115

HANDBOOK: LEGISLATION

 

A110

General Synod’s Investment Powers

Carried

A120 – A129

Anglican Council of Indigenous Peoples

 

A130 – A144

Council of General Synod

 

A130

Serving God’s World – Strengthening the Church

Carried

A131

Letting Down the Nets

Carried

A132

Committee and Council Goals 2004-2007

Carried

A133

Council of General Synod Membership

Carried

A134

Blessing of Same Sex Unions

Carried as amended

A135

Blessing of Same Sex Unions - Resources

Carried as amended

A145 – A149

Council of the North

 

A150 – A169

Eco-Justice Committee

 

A150

Support for Partnership for Life Campaign

Carried Unanimously

A151

Cultivating a Just Peace

Carried

A152

HIV/AIDS Stigma and Discrimination

Carried

A153

0.7% Development Goal

Carried

A154

Globalization and Free Trade

Carried

A155

Ballistic Missile Defence

Carried

A156

Humanitarian Intervention and the Responsibility to Protect

Carried

A157

Housing and Homelessness

Carried

A158

Environmental Audit

Carried

A159

Kyoto Accord

Carried

A160

U.N. Declaration on Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Carried

A170 – A189

Faith, Worship and Ministry

 

A170

Anglican Roman Catholic Relations – Gift of Authority

Carried

A171

Code of Ethics

Carried

A172

BAS – Calendar of Holy Persons
Emily Ayckbown

Carried

A173

BAS – Calendar of Holy Persons
Florence Li Tim Oi

Carried

A174

Standards for Theological Education

Carried

A175

Funding for Theological Colleges

Carried

A176

Funding for Graduate Studies in Theological Education

 

A177

Blessing and Celebration of a Civil Marriage

Carried as amended

A178

Renewal of Marriage Vows

Carried

A179

Dialogue with United Church of Canada

Carried

A180

Changes to Episcopal Services Language - BAS

Carried

A190 – A199

Financial Management and Development

 
A191 Audited financial statements Carried
A192 Appointment of auditors Carried

A 200 – A219

Information Resources Committee

 

A220 – A229

Partners in Mission Committee

 

A230 – A249

Pension Committee

 

A230

Incorporation of the Pension Office

Carried

A231

Amendments to the Reg. Of Canon VIII The General Synod Pension & Income Continuance Plans

Carried

A232

Amendments to the Reg. Of Canon IX The Lay Retirement Plan

Carried

A233

Amendments to the Reg. Of Canon XII The Continuing Education Plan

Carried

A234

Amendments to the Long Term Disability Plan Document

Carried

A235

2003 Financial Statements

Carried

A250 – A259

PRIMATE’S WORLD RELIEF AND DEVELOPMENT FUND

 

A250

Columbia

Carried

A251

Cuba

Carried

A252

Sudan

Carried

A253

Refugees and Immigrants

Carried

A254

Sanctuary

Carried

B001

Provinces and Dioceses

 
B001 Unified book of common prayer Defeated
B002 Sho'ah memorial  
B003 St. George, Harriston Passed

C001

Members of General Synod

 

C001

Rejection of War

Carried

C002

Residential School Staff

Carried as amended
C003 Youth Leadership Development – A response to the Framework document Carried