Bishop of Newcastle Asks Key Clergy to Declare any “Interest” in GAFCON

The Bishop of Newcastle, Rev Dr Peter Stuart, has asked all his clergy in “executive positions” (i.e. diocesan councillors, area deans etc.) to declare any “interest” in GAFCON or participation in the recent GAFCON Australasia Conference. The instruction was issued in a letter from the Corporation Secretary and Registrar: Dear colleagues, During the week, at […]

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GAFCON Australasia Conference Opens with Announcement of New Diocese

The GAFCON Australasia Conference has opened in Canberra with over 350 delegates gathering together from Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific. In his opening keynote address on the first evening the chair of GAFCON Australia, Bishop Richard Condie, announced the formation of a new Diocese of the Southern Cross. Speaking to a packed room, […]

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“Hurtfulness, Hypocrisy and Hate”. Brisbane Priest writes damning open letter to Archbishop of Brisbane

A Brisbane senior minister has taken the remarkable choice to write a damning open letter in response to the recent Presidential Address at Diocese Synod by Archbishop of Brisbane Phillip Aspinall. In the letter published tonight on Facebook, Rev. Peter Judge-Mears, the Rector of St John’s Wishart, accuses Archbishop Aspinall of remarkable double standards. The […]

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