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Church: 'No women bishops'

The Bishop of Durham, Justin Welby, says the vote against women bishops marked a 'sad day'.

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No to women bishops - "It is not God's will"

The General Synod last night voted against a measure that would bring women bishops into the Church of England.

Many local vicars share Bishop Welby's disappointment but Rev. George Curry, Vicar of Elswick Parish Church, said that he welcomed the outcome.

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