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Church use policy passes

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October 22, 2018A policy for the use of church property has been passed by the Synod after amendments to clarify the scope and implementation of the policy.

‘Avoid cheap grace’ says DV task force

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October 17, 2018The Archdeacon for Women spoke with sadness and anger in her voice, as she told Synod of the damage wrought by domestic abusers.

Archbishop rejects ‘mischief making’ over Ruddock Report

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October 15, 2018Archbishop Glenn Davies has rejected what he called the mischievous misrepresentation of the Ruddock Report and given a clear statement that Sydney Anglican Schools do not expel students for being gay.

Sydney helps Bathurst

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October 15, 2018The Synod of the Diocese of Sydney has voted in favour of a six-year plan to help fund the infrastructure of the Diocese of Bathurst, to ensure the continuation of Christian witness in Central Western New South Wales.

Bankstown Serves Neighbours

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October 13, 2018When many Arabic-speaking families started showing up at Bankstown Anglican’s Mobile Food Pantry, the ministry staff wanted to do more than just feed them.

Anglican Aid opens Tsunami appeal

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October 11, 2018Anglican Aid has opened an appeal to provide emergency help to victims of the Indonesian tsunami which hit Central Sulawesi.

Is God finished with Australia?

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October 7, 2018 Bush Church Aid doesn't think so.

Australian church first - a kids-focused divorce care program

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October 1, 2018A first-of-its-kind program is running at St Jude’s, Bowral to help the children of divorced families cope with the dramatic changes happening around them.

A solution to hunger that is intrinsic to diocesan mission

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September 26, 2018The ministry of Anglicare’s pantry vans is booming across the Diocese, with the number of parishes running a Mobile Community Pantry (MCP) now standing at 41.

The difference we can make in the drought

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September 20, 2018"We are all desperate and struggling with seeing any hope but these donations have brought tears to my eyes"