New Archbishop's gambling plea

The Bishop of Durham, Rt Rev Justin Welby, has said anyone who made money by betting on his appointment as the next Archbishop of Canterbury should make a donation to the church.

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Bishop of Durham: I will be voting for women bishops

The Rt Revd Justin Welby has said he will vote in favour of the ordination of women bishops.

Speaking at a news conference after he was officially unveiled as the new Archbishop of Canterbury, he said:

I will be voting in favour, and join my voice to many others in urging the Synod to go forward with this change.

I want the Church to be a place where we can disagree in love. Respecting each other deeply as those who belong to Christ.

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