News Archive

Community chaplaincy growth spurt

April 21, 2017Plans are underway to recruit a force of 1000 community chaplains by the year 2020.

Rescuing Australia

April 13, 2017Archbishop Davies has paid tribute to those who risked their lives to perform rescues in the recent cyclone and flooding and describes Jesus as the 'ultimate rescuer'.

SRE review welcomed

April 11, 2017Archbishop Glenn Davies has welcomed a report to the State Government on Special Religious Education (SRE) and Special Education in Ethics (SEE).

Euthanasia challenged

April 7, 2017Scottish theologian Professor John Swinton has urged Christians to resist the renewed push for the introduction of assisted suicide.

Tackling Debbie’s damage

March 30, 2017Anglican Aid has launched an appeal for the victims of Cyclone Debbie in North Queensland.

Royal Commission ends Anglican phase

March 22, 2017The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has finished its investigation of the Anglican Church, with a summary hearing in Sydney.

Archbishop pays tribute to Newcastle bishop

March 16, 2017Archbishop Glenn Davies says he learned 'with great sadness' of the resignation of Newcastle Bishop Greg Thompson.

Chinese ministry booms

March 12, 2017A special consultant has been appointed as the rapid growth of Chinese ministries continues in the Sydney Diocese.

Indigenous worker for BCA

March 5, 2017The Rev Neville Naden has recently taken on a new role at Bush Church Aid, now serving full-time as an indigenous ministry officer.

Olonga appeals for water

February 26, 2017Former Test Cricketer Henry Olonga has headlined a series of Anglican Aid fundraisers for water in the third world.