Church of England will not break with South Carolina: Anglican Ink, November 19, 2012 November 20, 2012Posted by geoconger in Anglican Church of North America, Anglican Ink, Church of England, South Carolina.
Tags: Christopher Hill, General Synod, Mark Lawrence
The Church of England has declined to accept Presiding Bishop Katherine Jefferts Schori’s assertion the Diocese of South Carolina may not withdraw from the Episcopal Church. Nor will Saturday’s vote by the South Carolina Special Convention affect the standing of its clergy with the Church of England at this time, General Synod learned today.
Speaking for the church’s Council for Christian Unity (CCU), Bishop Christopher Hill said the Church of England sought to maintain good relations with all sides in the Episcopal Church’s civil war and would take no “hasty” actions at this time.
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