Media releases

Archbishop welcomes new Premier

January 23, 2017An official statement from Archbishop Glenn Davies on the election of Gladys Berejiklian as the 45th Premier of New South Wales.

Media Statement on resignation of Premier Mike Baird

January 19, 2017With the unexpected resignation of Mike Baird as Premier, the State has lost an outstanding leader.

Tribute to Dr Mike Ovey

January 10, 2017Archbishop Glenn Davies has issued a statement on the death of Dr Mike Ovey, Principal of Oak Hill College, England.

Truth overcomes in a post-truth world

December 21, 2016The Anglican Archbishop of Sydney, Dr Glenn Davies, has highlighted the importance of truth in public life and pointed to the truth of Jesus, in his annual Christmas message.

Statement regarding Dr Keith Mascord

October 9, 2016A statement regarding a licence application from Dr Keith Mascord.

9/11 Remembrance Service

September 7, 2016Former Prime Minister John Howard will join the US ambassador and diplomatic representatives for a special remembrance service on Sunday, September 11 to commemorate the fifteenth anniversary of the attacks on New York, Virginia and Pennsylvania.

Service of commemoration for Orlando victims

June 14, 2016A special public Christian service of commemoration for those who lost their lives in Orlando will be held in Sydney’s St Andrew’s Cathedral on Wednesday 15th June, at 6 pm.

Messiah dedicated to the people of Belgium

March 25, 2016A performance of Handel’s Messiah tonight at St Andrew’s Cathedral Sydney is to be dedicated to the people of Belgium.

Easter Message 2016 - Resurrection and Religious Freedom

March 24, 2016Archbishop Glenn Davies has issued his Easter message touching on religious freedom in the world today.

Anglican Church offers help

February 4, 2016The Archbishop of Sydney, Dr Glenn Davies, says Anglicans and other Christians in Sydney are concerned by the prospect of 91 asylum seeker children being returned to Nauru following the recent High Court ruling and has repeated his view that the situation of children in detention 'should concern every Australian'.