Modern Church has been sceptical about the content and implications of the Windsor process since it began.

The official papers:

This page lists Modern Church's responses in relation to the process.

After the rejection in the English dioceses

April 2012

Covenant Final Text

February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
July 2011
June 2011
March 2011
  • Press release reporting the rejection of the Covenant by clergy and laity at the Wakefield Diocesan Synod meeting on 12 March.
February 2011
November 2010
October 2010
  • Who runs the Church? - Joint Modern Church and Inclusive Church advertisement in the Church Times and Church of England Newspaper
July 2010
January 2010

Communion, Covenant and our Anglican Future

August 2009

The St Andrews Draft

February 2009
July 2008
February 2008

The Nassau Draft

February 2008
May - July 2007
  • Response by Jonathan Clatworthy, Paul Bagshaw and John Saxbee, Bishop of Lincoln (prepared for the meeting of General Synod in July 2007 and submitted to the Anglican Communion Office as our response to the consultation). This was later submitted as a briefing paper to the Church of England's General Synod (in GS 1661). Summary of arguments.
19 July 2007

The Listening Process

June 2007
Responses to the Study Guide produced for the 2008 Lambeth Conference, by Jonathan Clatworthy

Towards an Anglican Covenant

November 2006
  • Response by Paul Bagshaw and Jonathan Clatworthy.

December 2006

Challenge and Hope

July 2006

The Windsor Report


The Eames Commission

July 2004