The outgoing Bishop, Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams is looking for the approval of the decision as his legacy towards change and growth and in the same lines his successor Justin Welby, the Bishop of Durham would also make a strong and a passionate appeal to support the motion.
The traditionalists Anglo-Catholic and conservative evangelical strands of the Church is not too keen for the process and might change the course of events if they decide to keep their theological beliefs of keeping the women out of the church by voting for a male Bishop. The MPs' who have to give their consent on the matter have warned that if the motion fails then the position of the Church of England will be undermined. Chris Bryant, the Labour MP and a former Anglican priest said, “If the legislation leans too far towards the traditionalist that won’t please the Commons and the legislation would have trouble.”
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