from SydneyAnglicans.net The leader of Australia’s largest Anglican Diocese, the Archbishop of Sydney, Dr Glenn Davies, has urged Christians to be talk about their faith, especially at Easter. Dr Davies said free speech about faith and spirituality has always been difficult. “These days there is a lot of talk about free speech – are we […]
A friendly interview, from Christian radio station Hope 103.2 here in Sydney, that’s really helpful to understand more about the man who is our new archbishop and the challenges ahead of him. http://downloads.hopemedia.com.au/ed/ED_20130810GlenDavies.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS
Here’s a fascinating news segment from Channel 7 here in Sydney. Bizarre reporting. The anchor states Davies is “following closely in the footsteps of his predecessor” but suggest Davies says he’s “different to Peter Jensen”. Well let’s see… Journalist Talitha Cummins‘ tape of Davies has him saying I can’t imagine there will be a lot […]
From SydneyAnglicans.net A synod of more than 800 members has overwhelmingly elected Bishop Glenn Davies as the 12th Archbishop of Sydney. Dr Davies replaced Dr Peter Jensen who held the post for 12 years. For much of Archbishop Jensen’s tenure, Dr Davies served with him as the Bishop of North Sydney. The other nominee for […]
Today marks the start of the Election Synod here in Sydney Diocese. These prayers from the ACL would be excellent for your attention and application. And let’s add one that we would all be slow to speak and quick to listen.
Following on from last Friday’s announcement of Glenn Davies’ candidature, another candidate has been presented for the role of Archbishop of Sydney – Rick Smith. The strategy of the Why Rick campaign is notably different from that of those supporting Glenn Davies. Whereas the Davies website seeks to set out a comprehensive argument as to […]
For the last 6 months members of the Diocese of Sydney have been having conversations amongst themselves about who should replace Peter Jensen as Archbishop when he retires in a few months. Several names have been canvassed and considered. Options have been aired and then rejected and a few names have kept cropping up. This […]