The Council of the Church of East Asia
Movers Rodgers, M.A.
That this General Synod:
(i) affirms support for the Christian Conference of Asia and the Council of the Church of East Asia;
(ii) affirms our sense of close relationship with the churches and the peoples of the Asia Pacific region;
(iii) affirms that the racist views and attitudes recently aroused in Australian society are contrary to
(iv) notes the statement in the Federal Government’s White Paper on Foreign Policy which says that “the
Asia-Pacific is the region of highest foreign and trade policy priority for the Government”; and
(v) encourages The Anglican Church of Australia to explore fully the implications of this national policy
for its life, ministry and relationships.
[Deaconess M.A. Rodgers – 20-2-98]
Resolution year: 1998
Resolution number: 65/98