Anglican Primate Writes to Bishops About “Conscience Rules on Marriage”

In what is likely to be a very well-received letter amongst conservatives, Archbishop of Melbourne Philip Freier (Primate of Australia) has written to all Australian bishops and published on his own website: Dear brothers and sisters, The proposed plebiscite on same-sex marriage has been one of the more contentious topics in 2016. Individual Anglicans have adopted […]

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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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Richard Condie elected as next Bishop of Tasmania

The election board of the Diocese of Tasmania has just elected the Ven. Dr. Richard Condie, currently vicar of St Jude’s Carlton and Archdeacon in Melbourne, as its next bishop. Condie is also the chair of the Fellowship of Confessing Anglicans (Australia) and has previously spoken publicly on the need to support and enhance faithful gospel […]

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Perth Consecration Service “Un-Anglican”

This last week has seen the consecration of another woman bishop in Australia, this time in Perth (where Kay Goldsworthy, now diocesan bishop of Gippsland, was previously assistant bishop). The consecration service for Kate Wilmot, rector of Bayswater, took place at St George’s Cathedral in Perth on the evening of Thursday 6 August. The Archbishop […]

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