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Church of England Formally Approves Plans for Women Bishops

posted on November 17, 2014

For BBC News, Caroline Wyatt reports on a legislative change to the Church of England allowing women to become bishops. Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby said, “Today we can begin to embrace a new way of being the church and moving forward together. We will also continue to seek the flourishing of the church of those who disagree.” Reform, a conservative evangelical group, estimates that at least a quarter of the Church finds the decision incompatible with their beliefs.

Read at BBC News