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Resolution 35 - The Unity of the Church - The Old Catholic Church

Resolution 35

The Unity of the Church - The Old Catholic Church

  1. The Conference heartily thanks the Archbishop of Utrecht and the bishops of the Old Catholic Church associated with him for coming to consult with its members on the development of closer relations between their Churches and the Anglican Communion, and expresses its sense of the importance of the step taken.
  2. The Conference requests the Archbishop of Canterbury to appoint representatives of the Anglican Communion, and to invite the Archbishop of Utrecht to appoint representatives of the Old Catholic Churches to be a doctrinal commission to discuss points of agreement and difference between them.
  3. The Conference agrees that there is nothing in the Declaration of Utrecht* inconsistent with the teaching of the Church of England.

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