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Musicians rising to the challenge

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April 6, 2020Church music teams are finding new and creative ways to connect during the COVID-19 crisis, providing songs for online services with new techniques.

We’re all building the plane while flying it!

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March 30, 2020Hundreds of Sydney Anglican congregations have held church services via livestream or videoconference for the second week in a row, on a special day of prayer for the effects of the coronavirus.

Let us be prayerful, thankful and watchful

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March 28, 2020Sunday, March 29th is a day of prayer against the pandemic and Archbishop Davies is urging Christians to 'devote themselves to prayer'.

Care agencies approach to COVID

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March 28, 2020"The number one concern is the people who are coming to us, who are under our care"

Tighter restrictions on home gatherings push fellowship online

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March 25, 2020A number of new restrictions on gatherings mean that home groups are no longer possible according to government COVID-19 guidelines.

‘Serving Christ together’ Archbishop Davies to stay

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March 24, 2020Archbishop Glenn Davies will continue to lead the Sydney Diocese until March next year, after his term was extended in the emergency circumstances of the Coronavirus.

Churches challenged to continue care as they move online

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March 22, 2020The first Sunday of Australian Christianity's new normal has seen hundreds of Sydney Anglican parishes go online, reminding members of the love of Jesus amid the pressures of COVID-19.

COVID-19 Update ‘Humility and faith’

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March 20, 2020Archbishop Glenn Davies has spoken on video about the difficult days ahead because of the Coronavirus but said Christians should respond in trust and humility.

“A woman of profound faith who has left an indelible mark upon modern medicine”

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March 19, 2020World-renowned Christian obstetrician and gynaecologist, Dr Catherine Hamlin AC has passed away at her home in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia at the age of 96.

Public gatherings suspended because of COVID-19

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March 18, 2020Archbishop Glenn Davies has issued a public statement on the future of church services because of the spread of COVID-19.