General Synod acknowledges and celebrates the fruits of the Anglican-Uniting Church Dialogue over the past three decades, and rejoices at the many expressions of ministry partnerships undertaken between our two Churches.
General Synod welcomes the report of the Joint Working Group (Anglican-Uniting Church Bi-lateral Dialogue) including its six affirmations and seven commitments.
2. General Synod requests the Primate to convey to the next Assembly of the Uniting Church in Australia the substance of this resolution, together with this Church’s appreciation for the work of those who have served on the Bi-lateral Dialogue over the past thirty years.
3. General Synod requests that copies of the affirmations and commitments be sent to the Doctrine Commission and the Dioceses for consideration, reporting back to General Synod Standing Committee by 31 December 2012.
The Reverend Dr David Powys moved, Bishop Philip Huggins seconding, 22 Sept 10