Synodical Government in the Diocese

The Synodical Government Measure 1969 sets out the governance of the Church of England at three Synodical levels: General, Diocesan and Deanery. Each Synod is made up of clergy and laity, of which a significant number are elected.

For further information or advice, please contact:

Nick Edmonds, Deputy Diocesan Secretary
Tel: 01483 790303
Email: nick.edmonds@cofeguildford.org.uk

General Synod information

Diocesan Synod information

Deanery Synod Information


Church Representation Rules


Vacancy in See Committee

 

 

 

 

 

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Christian Aid launches emergency Gaza appeal

Charity urges churchgoers to back humanitarian appeal with prayer, action and donations
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Prayers for the CNC

A prayer and message from CNC Guildford reps on the last day of interviews for Guildford's new bishop
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1000 mile cycle for Magna Carta Anthem

Stephen Brown has taken to his bike to deliver the new Magna Carta Anthem
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Guildford school's new chapel dedicated

To be a pilgrim: Bishop washes pupils' feet in a special service
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Bishop visits projects supporting North Farnham families

Bishop Ian hears how volunteers are helping families develop resilience
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Women Bishops - what do your synod reps say?

Reaction from the diocese of Guildford's general synod reps
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Adrian Vincent's Synod Speech - Women Bishops

Adrian Vincent's speech during the debate on women Bishops
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It's a 'YES'! - Bishop welcomes women bishops legislation

Synod's vote is 'very good news'
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‘Sorry’, ‘thank you’, ‘please’, ‘wow!’ - and goodbye

Year six children said farewell to primary school at new-style leavers services
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See behind the scenes with WW1 themed Heritage Open Days

Heritage Open Days are back this year with a WW1 theme
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