Media releases

Response to the issue of churches and Domestic Violence

March 13, 2015There is no biblical justification, in any circumstance, for domestic violence.The classic Christian understanding of a husband’s loving, sacrificial, servant-like leadership leaves absolutely no room for violence or fear.

‘People of the cross’ murdered by IS militants

February 17, 2015Statement by Archbishop Davies after the murder of Coptic Christians in Libya.

Tribute to Barbara Darling

February 16, 2015Archbishop Davies pays tribute to retired Melbourne bishop Barbara Darling

Response to ‘The Forgotten Children’

February 12, 2015The Archbishop of Sydney, Dr Glenn Davies, says the situation of children in detention 'should concern every Australian' and he has supported calls for an overhaul of the current system.

Archbishop’s Christmas Message 2014

December 23, 2014Archbishop Glenn Davies delivers his Christmas Message, 2014

Pray for the hostages

December 15, 2014A statement from Archbishop Glenn Davies on the Martin Place hostage situation.

Archbishop welcomes new Catholic leader

September 19, 2014Archbishop Davies statement of welcome for the new Catholic Archbishop.

Murder of Iraqi Christians

August 9, 2014The Archbishop of Sydney, Dr Glenn Davies, says fervent prayer and urgent action is needed as the persecution of Iraqi Christians escalates towards genocide.

Persecution of Iraqi Christians

July 30, 2014The Archbishop of Sydney, Dr Glenn Davies, has joined calls for prayer and international assistance for Iraqi Christians facing severe persecution, even death, for their faith.

Bishopscourt sale process

July 29, 2014The chairman of the Anglican Property Trust, Dr Robert Tong, says an initial offering of the neo-gothic mansion ‘Bishopscourt’ in Darling Point, has been encouraging but no buyer has yet emerged.