Kevin and I discuss where we’re up to at General Synod.
General Synod Day 3 – Bishops Out of Touch?
A momentous day has closed at the General Synod of the Anglican Church of Australia. In a key vote to affirm a Statement on Marriage as the union of a man and a woman a majority House of Bishops showed themselves to be in a very different place to the overwhelming majority of the rest […]
General Synod Day 2 – A “healing” debate?
Day 2 of General Synod has drawn to a close and I think it’s fair to say that the consensus is that, all in all, it’s been a good day. While most of the attention will naturally have been on the closing debate, we spent the morning and first half of the afternoon working through […]
Gafcon Australia Announces Plans for Extra-Provincial Diocese
In a key address given tonight to the rearranged Gafcon Australasia conference, chair of Gafcon Australia Bishop Richard Condie has announced that the organisation is moving ahead with plans to support faithful Anglicans. Bishop Condie described the 2015 formation of Gafcon Australia as a potential “break glass in case of emergency” organisation, responding to the […]
Consecration and Inauguration of Kanishka Raffel as Archbishop of Sydney – full video
Last night Sydney consecrated and inaugurated their new archbishop. Here’s the full video courtesy of St Andrew’s Cathedral. feature image: SydneyAnglicans.net