Women Priests 20th Anniversary Celebration Print Page
Plaque commemorates the ordination of 2012 marks the twentieth anniversary of the ordination of women priests in Australia.
After February 1992 ordinations in Canberra were halted because of a recourse to the Supreme Court, a special General Synod voted in favour of the ordination of women as priests. In Brisbane a special Synod was held in November to approve the General Synod motion and on December 20 that year, five women were ordained as priests.
|Address:||Flinders Street, St Paul`s Cathedral , Melbourne, 3000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.817168|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1992|
|Approx. Event End Date:||2012|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 9th December, 2012|