That this Synod:

(1) notes that the Bishop of Carpentaria, the Right Reverend A.F.B. Hall-Matthews, will resign from the
See of Carpentaria next year;

(2) expresses its appreciation for his life-long ministry in far North Queensland and in the wider church; and

(3) extends its prayers and best wishes to him as he waits upon God for guidance as to his next work of
ministry.
[Carried with acclamation] [The Most Reverend P.J. Hollingworth – 7-7-95]