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Welby: 'Absolutely delighted' over women bishops vote

The Archbishop of Canterbury has said he is "absolutely delighted" that the church has approved legislation to introduce the first women bishops in the Church of England.

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Female member of Synod: 'Every role in church is equal'

Allowing women to become bishops would "undermine" the roles either gender traditionally plays in the church, according to a female member of the Church of England Synod.

Susie Leafe told Good Morning Britain: "Every role in the church is equal. The bishop has just the same value as a Sunday school teacher."

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