That this General Synod
1. Notes the Lambeth Conference resolution 1.10 of 1998 on human sexuality and subsequent developments in various parts of the Anglican Communion;
2. Welcomes the publication of the study guide to Faithfulness in Fellowship;
3. Urges Dioceses to promote the use of the study guide and also commends to the Dioceses the Doctrine Commission’s recently published essays Lost in Translation as they explore the importance of Scripture in our understanding of this issue; and
4. Requests Dioceses to commit themselves to listen as the Church develops a Christian response to the contemporary experience of human sexuality.
Chris Jones – 7 Oct 04