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Candidates ready for ordination

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February 1, 201537 candidates are awaiting ordination as deacons this weekend, a brother and sister, and the daughter of the NSW governor.

Anglicans honoured for Australia Day

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January 26, 2015Anglicans from the fields of broadcasting, education and medicine, as well as members of parish councils and community organisations have been awarded honours on Australia Day.

Refugees weather winter

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January 19, 2015As Iraqi Christians from the Nineveh Plain spend their first winter away from their homes, conditions are becoming extreme.

Go west for the gospel

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January 12, 2015A key CMS missionary involved in theological education abroad has urged more people to consider training ministries in Africa.

Training boost for community chaplaincy

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January 5, 2015A new community chaplaincy scheme is looking to train and support voluntary and paid workers in gospel ministries.

2014: ‘We experienced the pain of loss and frailty of life’

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December 23, 2014The recent Sydney siege, the Cairns tragedy and the death of cricketer Phil Hughes hit Sydney and Australia hard in the lead-up to Christmas, says Archbishop Davies, in his Christmas message.

“Christmas speaks more loudly than ever”

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December 18, 2014A packed service of Hope and Prayer for Sydney has shown the depth of feeling, shock and mourning after the siege in Sydney's Martin Place in which two hostages died.

Hope and Prayer for Sydney

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December 16, 2014The Governor of NSW and the Police Commissioner will attend a special service at 6pm, Wednesday 17th December in the aftermath of the Martin Place siege.

Pray for the hostages

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December 15, 2014The Anglican Archbishop of Sydney, Glenn Davies, has urged all Christians to pray for the safety of the hostages in the Martin Place siege and for police and security forces dealing with the situation.

ADM to “unleash” lay gifts

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December 13, 2014Anglican Deaconess Ministries (ADM) is backing a $1.8 million program to boost women in lay ministries across the Sydney Diocese.