Convocation of The English Clergy

The Convocation of the English Clergy is a synodical assembly of the Church of England consisting of bishops and clergy.

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... was followed by York in 1859.) The action of Convocation as a deliberative body began in 1861, when, at its own request, the Crown licensed it to amend the twenty-ninth of the canons of 1603 on the ... to submit definite business to the consideration of Convocation ... of Laymen, which first met in connexion with the Convocation of Canterbury in 1886 (York, 1892), is an assembly unknown to law ...

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