Church of England Diocese of Manchester St. James Daisy Hill

Electoral Roll Revision

18 Sep 2020, 1 p.m.
Notices

Please note that St. James Church Electoral Roll will be revised by the PCC between the 13/9/2020 and 27/9/2020.

Under the Church Representation Rules any lay persons are entitled to have their names entered on the roll if the person is—

(a) is baptised,

(b) is aged 16 or over, and

(c) has made one of the following three declarations and duly applied for enrolment.

The first declaration is that the person is a member of the Church of England or of a Church in communion with it and is resident in the parish.

The second declaration is that the person is a member of the Church of England or of a Church in communion with it, is not resident in the parish, but has habitually attended public worship in the parish during the preceding six months.

The third declaration is that the person is a member in good standing of a Church which is not in communion with the Church of England but subscribes to the doctrine of the Holy Trinity and is also a member of the Church of England and has habitually attended public worship in the parish during the preceding six months.

Application Forms for enrolment can be obtained from Brian Palin or will be available at back of church. In order for a person to be entitled to attend the annual parochial church meeting and to take part in its proceedings, an Application Form for enrolment must be returned by the 27 September 2020.

A copy of the revised Electoral Roll will be available for inspection at the back of church for at least 14 days or by application to the PCC secretary.