The Very Rev’d Dr Peter Catt to move; The Rev’d Deborah Bird seconding: That this Synod, noting Resolution R82/18 of the General Synod of Australia, in which the General Synod apologised to members of the LGBTIQ+ community for ‘disrespectful, hurtful, intentionally insensitive, bullying or abusive behaviour’ and committed the church to working towards creating safe churches for members of the LGBTIQ+ community: 1. Affirms the statement made at this year's General Synod in Resolution R82/18 that we ‘recognise and rejoice in the image of God as reflected in every human being, regardless of race, social circumstances, creed or sexual identity’, 2. Acknowledges that the churches attitudes and behaviours have and are creating trauma and affirms efforts to support those so affected. 3. Requests Diocesan Council to work in consultation with members of the LGBTIQ+ community towards crafting an apology to members of the LGBTIQ+ community on behalf of this diocese. 4. Requests Diocesan Council, parishes, schools and agencies to work with LGBTIQ+ Anglicans to explore ways to build safer, inclusive and affirming communities.