Eating and Teaching with Integrity

Samuel Wilberforce, son of William Wilberforce, nails it… Now the question for us at this moment is not, Are these doctrines true, but, Are they the doctrines of the Church of England? If they are, you cannot as an honest man eat the bread offered for her ministers and teach otherwise. … your sub scription […]

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BREAKING: Australian Bishops Agree to Strengthened Protocol

The annual meeting of the Australian Anglican Bishops has responded to a request to revisit a protocol on appointments and human sexuality by broadening and strengthening the protocol. I understand from reliable sources that the new version of the protocol, which previously only specified sexual ethics, now refers to the entire of Faithfulness in Service, the […]

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Anglican Question of the Day

From the service for the making of deacons, AAPB: Q: Do you unreservedly believe all the canonical scriptures of the old and new testament, as given by God to convey to us in many and varied ways the revelation of himself which is fulfilled in our Lord Jesus Christ? A: I do believe them. That’s […]

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Stretching the Limits of Diversity? Melbourne Diocese has Denier of Christ’s Resurrection as Speaker at Ministry Conference

Melbourne Diocese has always been a genuine smorgasbord of theological perspectives. Conservatives minister in parishes that neighbour with liberal ministers or those openly living in same-sex relationships. As a result there have always been some tensions. The Diocese of Melbourne has been affected by issues that have been debated in the worldwide Anglican Communion. The theological diversity […]

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Andrew Carey on Bishop Alan Wilson’s backpedaling

This is from yesterday’s Church of England Newspaper. “This week on Twitter…” I think he’s referring to this… @turnbullteacher @davidould of course not. But dead hypocritical Pharisaism is poor alternative— Alan Wilson (@alantlwilson) March 2, 2014 The whole thread is well worth reading as Wilson tries to avoid fully owning his words. also got a mention […]

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