«2013 National Assembly

Women in the Episcopate: Resolution

The National Assembly passed the following resolution nem.con.:


That this Assembly

  1. reaffirm our aspiration to flourish within the structures of the Church of England and make our full contribution to its life and mission; 

  2. request the General Synod and the House of Bishops to ensure that we have continued access to a ministry which will make this possible; and 

  3. thank those members of Forward in Faith who have participated in the facilitated conversations and in the Steering Committee for the Women in the Episcopate legislation with a view to achieving this.


A transcript of the proceedings is available here