Ordination of women to the diaconate

Movers Bishop of Wangaratta

That this General Synod, having taken note of the report of its Commission on Doctrine entitled “The Ministry of Women” and the report to the previous General Synod (1973) endorses the conclusion of the Commission that there are no fundamental theological objections to the admission of women to the diaconate in this Church.

(The Bishop of Wangaratta, 30.8.77)

Resolution year: 1977
Resolution number: 27/77