Bishop of Newcastle, Greg Thompson, Openly Brands Sydney Diocese and Archbishop as “Divisive”

In an article, that the more I look at it the more I think is a huge moment in our national church life, the Bishop of Newcastle Greg Thompson has branded both the Diocese of Sydney and its Archbishop Glenn Davies as “divisive”. FRACTURES in the Australian Anglican Church on the issue of gay clergy […]

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Break and Enter

When I arrived at our church offices early this morning I got a shock. The main office door had been efficiently kicked in and the place was a mess. Some time during the night we’d had a break-in by somebody who knew exactly what they were looking for. They went straight for the target, took it, […]

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Portents, Prophecy and Predictions – What Will Happen at the Primates’ Meeting?

As many readers will be aware, next week sees the much-awaited Primates’ Meeting/Gathering called by Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby. The crisis that the Anglican Communion is in has not gone away (who would have thought?!) and the time has perhaps come for a clear decision on the path forward. As one might expect, the net […]

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ToGCast 4 – Ben Pakula

I’m really enjoying recording the Thinking Aloud podcast, and our latest episode has got me really excited! With all the squealing sycophancy of a teenage Taylor Swift fan I’m delighted to present our interview with Ben Pakula. You can get all of Ben’s music here at CEPstore. Enjoy.

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Archbishop of Canterbury Calls Critical Primates’ Meeting

In a much-reported release yesterday, Lambeth Palace announced the calling of a Primates’ meeting, the first in many years, for next January. The Archbishop of Canterbury today wrote to all 37 Primates inviting them to attend a special Primates’ gathering in Canterbury to reflect and pray together concerning the future of the Anglican Communion. The […]

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