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Elections to General Synod and Diocesan Synod

There will be elections this year to General Synod and Diocesan Synod

General Synod

General Synod ElectionsElections to General Synod have now been completed following the count on 12 October.

The new General Synod will meet for the first time from 23-25 November 2015

Thank you to all who stood for election and all who took part in the voting. Please now pray for our newly elected Diocesan Representatives to General Synod.

 

 

 

Results as follows:-

Chester Electoral Area – Laity Election – Four members

Dr John Graham Campbell
Mr John Jeremy Collier Freeman
Canon Dr John Philip Mason
Canon Elizabeth Renshaw MBE

The candidates listed above were elected unopposed as the number of nominations equaled the number of places.

Macclesfield Electoral Area – Laity Election – Four members

Mrs Lucinda Anne Morrine Brewster
Mr Jeremy James Harris
Mr Peter David Hart
Miss Deborah Jayne Woods

Formal notice and detailed results

Clergy Election – Six members

Revd Canon Elaine Chegwin Hall
Revd Alison Clare Cox
Revd Canon David Rhys Felix
Ven Dr Michael Robert Gilbertson
Revd Jennifer Susan Gillies
Revd Dr Robert Speight Munro

Formal notice and detailed results

Elections for the Macclesfield Laity Electoral Area and Proctorial candidates can be found below.

Macclesfield Electoral Area – Laity Election – Four members

Mrs Lucinda Anne Morrine Brewster
Mr Jeremy James Harris
Mr Peter David Hart
Mrs Jenifer Susan Kidd
Mr Ian Roberts
Mr Joshua James Walker
Miss Deborah Jayne Woods

Proctorial Election – Six members

Revd Canon Elaine Chegwin Hall
Revd Alison Clare Cox
Revd Canon David Rhys Felix
Ven Dr Michael Robert Gilbertson
Revd Jennifer Susan Gillies
Revd Dr Robert Speight Munro
Revd Canon Dr Barry Frank Wilson

George Colville Diocesan Secretary

01928 718834 george.colville@chester.anglican.org

 

Details of the business of general Synod can be found here.

The National Church has also produced information for those considering standing including videos, leaflets, and FAQs

www.synodelections.org

Further information

Open Synod Group leaflet (pdf)

 

Diocesan Synod

Diocesan Synod meeting at HartfordElections to the Diocesan Synod this year are now completed for a three year term. The first meeting of the new Diocesan Synod will be on 14 November this year.

There may still be some places available for your deanery. If you are interested in becoming a member of Diocesan Synod please speak to your Deanery Lay Chair or the Rural Dean.

 

 

 

 

 

 

View AllEvents

Compass
25/03/2017 - Daresbury

Diocesan Pilgrimage to the Holy Land
28/03/2017 - Israel

One of the key purposes of the pilgrimage is to help us better to understand the Bible.
Communicating Well
29/03/2017 - Foxhill


 

Bishop's House (more)

Confirmations - services in 2017
A full list of dates and services in the Archdeaconries of Macclesfield and Chester.

Bishop's CrestAD CLERUM - Jan 2017
Includes items on the Lay Conference and Bishops' Quiet days.

Pilgrimage to the Holy Land
28 March - 6 April 2017

Archdeacons Visitation Services 2017


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