That General Synod:
notes that dioceses have responded to the request of the Standing Committee in regard to the resolutions attached to the research on careers of women clergy commissioned by the former Women’s Commission and that the Standing Committee has commissioned further research on this subject. The Synod also notes that the full text of this research report has been forwarded to dioceses and is available from the General Synod Office.

2. receives the summary of the findings of that research and the summary of diocesan responses to the Standing Committee and commends this material to the study of the church and for the attention of dioceses and bishops.

Mrs A Skamp moved, Canon K Goldsworthy seconding,
Carried 24/07/01