Media releases

Bells ring in Armistice centenary

November 9, 2018Bells at Anglican churches across Greater Sydney and the Illawarra will ring to mark 100 years since the signing of the Armistice which ended World War One.

Sydney Anglican Schools

November 8, 2018Archbishop Davies public statement of 8 November 2018 on Sydney Anglican Schools and the letter to Federal MPs on Religious Freedom.

National Apology to Victims and Survivors of Institutional Child Sexual Abuse

October 22, 2018Archbishop Glenn Davies' public statement on the National Apology, Monday 22 October 2018.

Response to reports of Ruddock Review Recommendations

October 15, 2018An extract from the Presidential Address by Archbishop Glenn Davies, dealing with leaks of some contents of the Ruddock Review on Religious Freedom.

Archbishop’s proposal for New Zealand Anglicans

August 25, 2018The Archbishop has released a document sent to the Archbishops of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia.

Redress Scheme participation

June 5, 2018A media statement on the Standing Committee decision to participate in the Commonwealth Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse.

Statement from the Standing Committee on ACANZP

May 22, 2018The Standing Committee of the Diocese of Sydney unanimously adopted a resolution on the same-sex blessing amendment by ACANZP.

Statement on Israel Folau

April 10, 2018Archbishop's public statement on the controversy surrounding social media comments by rugby player Israel Folau.

Speak out about your faith - Easter Message

March 28, 2018The leader of Australia’s largest Anglican Diocese, the Archbishop of Sydney, Dr Glenn Davies, has urged Christians to talk about their faith, especially at Easter.

Media Statement on Redress Scheme

March 9, 2018We welcome the decision of the New South Wales Government to join the Commonwealth Government's Redress Scheme for survivors of child sexual abuse.