The newspaper was separately incorporated in 2002, when litigation concerning the church's role in the administration of residential schools threatened to force General Synod into bankruptcy.
What does GS stand for?
GS stands for General Synod
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- General Staff
- General Station
- General Statute
- General Stock
- General Store (various locations)
- General Study (education)
- General Support
- General Support Series
- General Surgery
- General Surveillance
Samples in periodicals archive:
For Sue Moxley, suffragan bishop of the diocese of Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island, General Synod is always "about the people, this amazing diversity of people who come from all over the country.
He attended at least a dozen meetings of General Synod as a member and he also served on the National Executive Committee (now the Council of General Synod, the national church's governing body between General Synods).
It will be a tight and very busy General Synod in Winnipeg in 2007, since the meeting is scheduled to be a day shorter than previous gatherings, Dean Peter Wall, chair of the General Synod planning committee told Council of General Synod (CoGS) at its fall meeting.
In other news, Council of General Synod (CoGS) also: * approved a motion asking officers of General Synod, "in consultation with staff, to ascertain present and future needs for office space for the national church and to make specific recommendations" at the March 2007 meeting of CoGS "regarding the use of the present site or the advisability of moving to a new location.
Delegates to General Synod 2007 will face this resolution in six months: "That General Synod accept the conclusions of the Primate's Theological Commission that the blessing of same-sex unions is doctrine but is not core doctrine in the sense of being creedal.
and yet, despite these efforts, sales continue to slide and the bookstore continues to lose money and to need subsidy from other parts of the General Synod budget.
General Synod treasurer Peter Blachford informed the Council about the working group's proposal (please see related story, p.