Media releases

Public statement on church gatherings

March 18, 2020Archbishop Glenn Davies has issued the following public statement on the immediate future of church services.

Coronavirus Update on large gatherings

March 13, 2020Update on Coronavirus measures in Sydney diocese.

Ordinands for 2020

January 31, 2020The list of deacons to be ordained on Saturday, 15th February, 2020.

Jesus is God with us

December 17, 2019The text of the 2019 Christmas Message from Archbishop Glenn Davies.

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.