Chris Edwards

Bishop of North Sydney
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Welcome to the official webpage of Bishop Edwards and the Northern Region.

The Northern Region contains 64 parishes, including some of the largest churches in Sydney and emerging multicultural ministries.  


The Rt Rev Chris Edwards is 52 years old.

Before being chosen as Bishop of North Sydney in 2013, he was the founding minister of Holy Trinity Adelaide Hills, in South Australia, which grew more than tenfold under his leadership.

He later led St Paul’s Anglican Church, Tervuren, Belgium and was chairman of its school.

On returning to Australia, Mr Edwards took up the position of Mission Director of Anglican Retirement Villages, ARV, in Sydney.

Bishop Edwards worked as a marketing executive in the finance and banking sector before studying at Moore Theological College and entering the ministry in 1994 as curate at St George's Church, Engadine.

Contact information

Level 1, St Andrew’s House
Sydney Square, NSW 2000 postal address: PO Box Q190, QVB Post Office NSW 1230

Office telephone:
(+ 61 2) 9265 1533
Office fax:
(+ 61 2) 9265 1543
Email address

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