The 2015 Synod of the Diocese of Cyprus and the Gulf took place at the Lordos Beach Hotel, Larnaca between 2 and 6 February.
The Very Reverend Hosam Naoum, Dean of St George’s Cathedral Jerusalem, was the guest speaker and led us through a series of devotionals on the theme of “living in the eye of the storm” – a challenging place to be – at once both inspirationally calm but also dangerous and frightening. And the storm was the metaphor Dean Hosam used for the Christian experience, whether in times of war, loss, stress, disease and whatever else brings turbulence into our lives..
Download Synod Papers
Standing Committee (Bishop’s Council) Report
Ministry Forum Report
Director of Ordinands Report
Budget Plan 2015-16
JEMT Trustees Report
Protection of Vulnerable Persons Report
Spirituality Development Team
The above papers were presented to Synod and do not reflect final decisions made during Synod. Read more about what went on and the decisions that were made by clicking the link below to download our magazine style report from Synod.
For more pictures from Synod 2015 click on the link below (you don’t need a Facebook account to view the gallery):