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Dissident Anglicans leave Church of England

A first wave of around 600 Anglicans are officially leaving the Church of England in protest at the decision to ordain women as bishops.

They will be enrolled as candidates to join a new branch of the Catholic Church - the Ordinariate - which has been specially created for them.

Robert Pigott reports.

  • 09 Mar 2011
  • From the section UK
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