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Australian General Synod to consider legal opinions on same-sex blessings

Next year's General Synod will consider a ruling from an Anglican tribunal saying services of blessing for same-sex marriage are constitutional, under...

Jesus made “a sinner and a killer” in Chinese textbook

Disturbing reports from China say Communist Party officials have rewritten the story of the woman caught in adultery from John 8, claiming...

Archbishops call for ‘ethically uncontroversial’ COVID vaccine

Archbishop Glenn Davies has released the text of a letter, signed by the Archbishops of the Anglican, Roman Catholic and Greek Orthodox...

Sydney 2020 synod cancelled

Archbishop Glenn Davies, after consultation with the Standing Committee, has decided not to call Synod in October. Synod is, in...

Congolese bishop succumbs to the Coronavirus

The spread of COVID-19 on the African continent continues with the death of Congolese Anglican Bishop Désiré Mukanirwa, who fell ill two...

Sydney diocese: Preparing and praying for return

Archbishop Glenn Davies and diocesan bishops have held talks with the NSW government about re-opening churches for up to 50 people as...

Sydney diocese not ready to reopen

The first step of the Government's 3 step Framework for a Covidsafe Australia is not the stage to open the doors to public...

Sydney: Responding to domestic violence

Nothing is normal in our society as it meets the challenges of COVID-19 - but some things are made worse by the...

Archbishop Davies term of office extended in response to the COVID-19 pandemic

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

Public gatherings suspended by Sydney diocese because of COVID-19

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

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Pro-gay Evangelical appointed Bishop of Dorchester

24 November 2020 – the Queen has approved the appointment of the Venerable Gavin Collins, Archdeacon of the Meon, as the next...

Living in Love and Faith: Learning together with our...

A statement from Bishop Sarah Mullally (Chair of the Next Steps Group) and Bishop Christopher Cocksworth (Chair of the LLF Coordinating Group).

Call to pro-gay bishops to express public support for...

An inclusive pro-LGBTIQ+ group including gay and straight members has written to thirty four bishops known to be supporters of LGBTIQ+ people,...

ACNA staff changes

Rev. Canon Dr. Esau McCaulley The Next Generation Leadership Initiative (NGLI) began at our Provincial Assembly 2019 in Plano,...