Media releases

New bishop appointed

August 24, 2015The Archbishop of Sydney has chosen the Rev Michael Stead to be the new bishop of South Sydney.

Archbishop backs plebiscite plan

August 14, 2015The Archbishop of Sydney, Dr Glenn Davies, has congratulated the Prime Minister and the Coalition for backing a plebiscite on same-sex marriage.

Archbishop signs letter to PM on SSM

June 9, 2015Archbishop Glenn Davies has joined other church and religious leaders in signing an open letter to the Prime Minister against same-sex marriage.

New Dean announced

May 17, 2015Arcbhishop Glenn Davies has announced that the Rev Kanishka Raffel has been appointed the new Dean of Sydney, the first person from a non-European background to hold the position.

CEP and SRE publications

May 7, 2015A statement from Youthworks regarding an inaccurate article in the Sydney Morning Herald.

Archbishop sends message to Ethiopia

April 21, 2015Archbishop Glenn Davies this afternoon sent a message of condolence to the Anglican Bishop of the Horn of Africa after the massacre of Ethiopian Christians by IS.

Archbishop sends message to Kenya after attack

April 3, 2015Archbishop Glenn Davies this afternoon sent a message of condolence to the Anglican Primate of Kenya, Archbishop Eliud Wabukala, after the attack on Garissa University which killed more than 140 students.

Archbishop’s Easter Message 2015

April 2, 2015It is a measure of our society’s fast pace (or perhaps commercialism) that this year, hot cross buns came on sale just after New Year’s Day.

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.