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A female member of the clergy talks on her phone outside the venue of... News PhotoAdult,Bishop - Clergy,Clergy,Democracy,Greater London,London - England,Organized Group,Religion,Talking,Telephone,UK,Vertical,Voting,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPA female member of the clergy talks on her phone outside the venue of the three-day Church of England General Synod in central London on November 20, 2012, during which there will be a vote on whether to allow women to become bishops. The 470-member General Synod will vote on November 20 on the issue of women bishops which has split traditionalists and liberals, two decades after England's established state Church backed the introduction of women priests. AFP PHOTO / CARL COURT (Photo credit should read CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images)