Media releases

Response to Second Exposure Draft of the Religious Discrimination Bill

December 10, 2019Archbishop Davies gives an initial response to the Second Exposure Draft of the Religious Discrimination Bill, released by the Prime Minister on December 10.

A new Bishop for the West

November 19, 2019The Archbishop of Sydney, Dr Glenn Davies, has announced he has appointed the Rev Gary Koo to be the next Bishop of Western Sydney.

Bushfires Tweet

November 18, 2019A tweet from the Archbishop about the Bushfires, November 18

Bushfire appeal and prayer

November 11, 2019The Archbishop of Sydney, Dr Glenn Davies, has announced the opening of a bushfire appeal as one million hectares of land has been burned already this fire season. Tuesday, Nov 12, has been declared a day of catastrophic fire danger.

The passing of new abortion laws

September 26, 2019Archbishop's statement on the introduction of abortion-on-demand in New South Wales.

Response to a vote by the Synod of the Diocese of Wangaratta

September 2, 2019The Archbishop of Sydney, Dr Glenn Davies, has issued a statement in response to a vote by the Synod of the Diocese of Wangaratta to authorise a service to bless civil marriages.

Allow Tamil family to stay in Queensland

September 1, 2019Archbishop Glenn Davies comments on the case of a Tamil family threatened with deportation.

Draft Religious Discrimination Bill

August 30, 2019The Archbishop welcomes the release of the Draft Religious Discrimination Bill.

Abortion bill to be introduced into State Parliament this week

July 29, 2019Archbishop's statement on the abortion bill about to be debated by State Parliament.

Folau and Freedom

June 25, 2019A statement from the Archbishop on Israel Folau and the issue of Freedom of Speech, Conscience and Belief.