A new General Synod has been elected this year. The General Synod is the national assembly of the Church of England, commonly referred to as the Church’s Parliament. It considers and approves legislation affecting the whole of the Church of England, authorises new forms of worship, debates matters of religious and public interest, and approves the annual budget for the work of the Church at national level.

Results

The following candidates were elected.

Clergy (Proctors)

Note: Jan 2016
The Ven. Martin Gorick, Archdeacon of Oxford, has been elected to General Synod in place of the Ven. Karen Gorham who has resigned in the light of her appointment as Bishop of Sherborne.

Result Sheet | Form of Return

Read the Candidates’ Election Address and, where available, watch their Video Presentation and read Responses to submitted questions.

Responses Address
Allberry, The Revd Samuel Election Address Allberry, The Revd Samuel
Atherstone, The Revd Dr Andrew Election Answers Election Address Atherstone, The Revd Dr Andrew
Beswick, The Revd Jonathan Election Answers Election Address Beswick, The Revd Jonathan
Booys, The Revd Canon Susan Election Answers Election Address Booys, The Revd Canon Susan
Chapman, The Revd Prof Mark Election Address Chapman, The Revd Prof Mark
Cleverly, The Revd Canon Charles Election Address Cleverly, The Revd Canon Charles
Gorham, The Venerable Karen (resigned Jan 2016)
Election Answers Election Address Gorham, The Venerable Karen
Gorick, The Venerable Martin Election Answers Election Address Gorham, The Venerable Karen
Harper, The Revd Canon Rosemary Election Answers Election Address Harper, The Revd Canon Rosemary
Stacey, The Revd Kate Election Answers Election Address Stacey, The Revd Kate

Laity

Result Sheet | Form of Return

Responses Address
Baldry, The Rt Hon Canon Sir Anthony Election Answers Election Address Baldry, The Rt Hon Canon Sir Anthony
Bell, Dr Andrew Election Answers Election Address Bell, Dr Andrew
Caskie, Mr Graham Election Answers Election Address Caskie, Mr Graham
Dailey, Miss Prudence Election Answers Election Address Dailey, Miss Prudence
Dziegiel, Mrs Julie Election Answers Election Address Dziegiel, Mrs Julie
Oldham, Mr Gavin Election Answers Election Address Oldham, Mr Gavin
Ozanne, Ms Jayne Election Answers Election Address Ozanne, Ms Jayne
Winrow, Mrs Kathryn Election Answers Election Address Winrow, Mrs Kathryn

 

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