Russell Powell

Russell Powell has more than 30 years experience across all forms of media, with a long career as one of Australian radio's most prominent journalists and presenters. He was one of the pioneers of the ABC's NewsRadio network. As well as his on-air work, he has taught at the Australian Film, TV and Radio School. He is now the CEO of Anglican Media Sydney and the Archbishop of Sydney's Media Adviser.

Jordan Springs Anglican Church

March 26, 2017

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.

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.

Bishop challenges ordinands

February 19, 2017The Bishop of Western Sydney, Ivan Lee, has recalled his inspiration for ministry in challenging 34 men and women being ordained as deacons.

Moore centre opens

February 11, 2017Amid record hot weather not seen since the days of the original benefactor, Thomas Moore, Moore Theological College has entered a new era with the opening of its ultra modern Learning and Teaching Centre.

Anglicans in Aus Day Honours

January 26, 2017The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sydney, a prominent fundraiser and the organiser of an annual memorial service for the bereaved are among Sydney Anglicans in the Australia Day Honours list.

Hope Anglican Church, Leppington

January 25, 2017

Proposed bill ‘doesn’t protect religious freedom’

January 24, 2017The Diocese of Sydney has told a Senate Inquiry the proposed bill on same-sex marriage does not sufficiently protect freedom of religion.

Archbishop pays tribute to ‘outstanding leader’

January 19, 2017Archbishop Glenn Davies has issued a public statement on the resignation of NSW Premier Mike Baird.

Fiji suffers again

December 27, 2016Fiji is again struggling through a natural disaster - just months after being hit by Cyclone Winston.

Christmas Message 2016

December 20, 2016

Truth overcomes in a post-truth world

December 20, 2016The Anglican Archbishop of Sydney has highlighted the importance of truth in public life and pointed to the truth of Jesus, in his Christmas message.

Gregory Hills Anglican Church

November 30, 2016