Report: Williams: 'Bishop vote has lost church credibility'

The Archbishop of York's press officer Kerron Cross has tweeted the outgoing Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams has told the Synod the church's vote to reject women bishops has lost the Church of England credibility.

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Williams: 'Church lost credibility'

The Archbishop of Canterbury has told the Church of England General Synod that "we have lost a level of credibility in the wider society" after they voted against introducing women bishops.