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Royal Commission ends Anglican phase

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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

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

Chinese ministry booms

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

Indigenous worker for BCA

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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

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

Bishop challenges ordinands

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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

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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.

Refugees, stories and tea

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February 3, 2017Cross-cultural workers associated with CMS are helping prepare a new book documenting the lives of Arab women forced to flee their home countries.

Anglicans in Aus Day Honours

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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.

Proposed bill ‘doesn’t protect religious freedom’

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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.