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The Covenant: Resources 2 - Publications from the Joint Implementation Commission

These publications can be downloaded below, and some are available in print from:

either:

Church House Bookshop,
31 Great Smith Street, London, SW1P 3BN
Tel 020 7898 1300. Fax 020 7898 1305.
E-mail: bookshop@c-of-e.org.uk
Web: www.chbookshop.co.uk

Or:

Methodist Publishing
Web: www.methodistpublishing.org.uk

An Anglican-Methodist Covenant

Common Statement of the Formal Conversations between the Methodist Church of Great Britain and the Church of England

Download the Common Statement (pdf)

In the Spirit of the Covenant

The first 'interim' report from the Joint Implementation Commission for an Anglican-Methodist Covenant

This report was presented to General Synod and to the Methodist Conference in July 2005.

Download 'In the Spirit of the Covenant' (Word document 430 KB)

Living God's Covenant

The second 'interim' report from the Joint Implementation Commission for an Anglican-Methodist Covenant

This report was presented to General Synod and to the Methodist Conference in July 2007.

Download 'Living God's Covenant' (Pdf)

 

Listen to the debates at Conference and Synod

Click here to listen to a recording of the Conference debate

Click here to listen to a recording of the Synod debate

 

Embracing the Covenant

The Joint Implementation Commission (JIC) (2003-8) for an Anglican-Methodist Covenant published its quinqennial report in June 2008, entitled ‘Embracing the Covenant’.

Both the Methodist Conference and the General Synod of the Church of England commended the report for study, action and response in their churches.

Foreword, Contents, Membership
Chapter 1: Taking Stock and Looking Ahead
Chapter 2: The Unity We Have and the Unity We Seek
Chapter 3: Researching and Resourcing Local Covenant Relationships
Chapter 4: How Can Decision-Making Be Shared?
Chapter 5: Episkope and Episcopacy and our Churches in Covenant
Chapter 6: 'Calvanism' and 'Arminianism'
Appendix I
Appendix II
Appendix III


Download 'Embracing the Covenant' as a single Pdf

Moving Forward in Covenant

The Interim Report (2011) of the Joint Implementation Commission (Phase 2) under the Covenant between The Methodist Church of Great Britain and The Church of England

Download 'Moving Forward in Covenant' (Pdf)

The Challenge of the Covenant

The new Report (2013) of the Joint Implementation Commission (JIC) of the Covenant between the Church of England and Methodist Church in Britain

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