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The outgoing Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams speaks at the Assembly Hall of Church House, during a meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England in London November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yui Mok/POOL

The outgoing Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams speaks at the Assembly Hall of Church House, during a meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England in London November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yui Mok/POOL

The outgoing Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams speaks at the Assembly Hall of Church House, during a meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England in London November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yui Mok/POOL
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The outgoing Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams speaks at the Assembly Hall of Church House, during a meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England in London November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yui Mok/POOL

The outgoing Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams speaks at the Assembly Hall of Church House, during a meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England in London November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yui Mok/POOL

The outgoing Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams speaks at the Assembly Hall of Church House, during a meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England in London November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yui Mok/POOL
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Reverend Canon Jane Charman speaks at the Assembly Hall of Church House, during a meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England in London November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yui Mok/POOL

Reverend Canon Jane Charman speaks at the Assembly Hall of Church House, during a meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England in London November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yui Mok/POOL

Reverend Canon Jane Charman speaks at the Assembly Hall of Church House, during a meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England in London November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yui Mok/POOL
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Canon Rosie Harper speaks at the Assembly Hall of Church House, during a meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England in London November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yui Mok/POOL

Canon Rosie Harper speaks at the Assembly Hall of Church House, during a meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England in London November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yui Mok/POOL

Canon Rosie Harper speaks at the Assembly Hall of Church House, during a meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England in London November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yui Mok/POOL
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The outgoing Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams speaks at the Assembly Hall of Church House, during a meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England in London November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yui Mok/POOL

The outgoing Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams speaks at the Assembly Hall of Church House, during a meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England in London November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yui Mok/POOL

The outgoing Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams speaks at the Assembly Hall of Church House, during a meeting of the General Synod of the Church of England in London November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Yui Mok/POOL
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