Resolution Number: A187
Subject: Blessing of Same Sex Unions
Note: The mover and the seconder must be members of the General Synod and be present in the House when the resolution is before the synod for debate.
BE IT RESOLVED:
That this General Synod affirm the authority and jurisdiction of any diocesan synod, with the concurrence of its bishop, to authorize the blessing of committed same sex unions.
EXPLANATORY NOTE/BACKGROUND INFORMATION:
Source: The Council of the General Synod
(name of committee, diocese, etc.)
Submitted by: The General Secretary
A) Does this motion contain within it any financial implications?
Yes ___ _ __ No ___ X __
B) If yes, has the General Synod Expenditures Committee considered the implications?
Yes ___ _ __ No ___ _ __