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SYNOD. An ecclesiastical assembly.

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Meeting at Lusignan in Poitou during September 1666, the delegates to the provincial synod celebrated a fast.
81) During the years that Oomius was a member of the Provincial Synod of Overijssel, regular requests were made to the government concerning the "wickedness of the popish," (82) and objecting to such things as the sending of children to Catholic schools.
It will also be sent to provincial synods "for information," he said.
Even at our provincial synod, we didn't have enough time to cover everything in the depth that it deserved, and that meeting was about the same length," she says.
The 47th session of the provincial synod, held in Brandon, Man.
Delegates to the September 2012 provincial synod will consider this possibility as one of several motions from the province's governance task force aimed at reforming church structures to enhance mission.
THE DIOCESE OF Moosonee will become a mission area of the ecclesiastical province of Ontario if the Ontario provincial synod approves a draft canon.
Bishop Tom Corston of Moosonee says he fully supports the decision made by the diocese's synod to become a mission area under the jurisdiction of the Ontario provincial synod.
COLIN JOHNSON was elected metropolitan of the ecclesiastical province of Ontario at the provincial synod in Cochrane, Ont.
Bishop David Ashdown of the diocese of Keewatin was elected metropolitan (archbishop) of the Ecclesiastical Province of Rupert's Land at the June provincial synod at Holy Cross Church in Calgary.
Archbishop Buckle, who is also the diocesan bishop of Yukon, made the stopover in Kamloops en route to the house of bishops meeting to meet with APCI members who were stunned and upset when the provincial house of bishops and the electoral college of the provincial synod announced March 27 that the election had been deferred to September.
APCI clergy and laity were stunned when the provincial house of bishops and the electoral college of the provincial synod, which met March 27, announced that the election had been deferred to September.

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