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.
from WhyRick Three of the Sydney Diocese’s senior ministers – the rectors of the three Cathedrals – have spoken out on why Rick Smith should be the next Archbishop. Their statement follows last week’s commendation of Mr Smith from the outgoing and incoming principals of Moore College: John Woodhouse and Mark Thompson. Sandy Grant, Bruce […]
from whyrick.info In his last days as Principal of Moore Theological College Dr John Woodhouse has joined his successor Dr Mark Thompson in strongly endorsing Canon Rick Smith as our next Archbishop. Dr Woodhouse says ‘in Rick Smith we have a man whose theological understanding reflects what I’d like to call the heart of this […]
The Rick Smith juggernaut appears to be slowly gathering speed. WhyRick.info are reporting that all the Rectors on the Diocese’s Missions Board are publicly supporting Rick to be elected as the next Archbishop of Sydney. All the rectors on the Mission Board and Mission Board Strategy Committee have joined more than 22 elected members of Standing Committee in […]
Another major endorsement of Rick Smith here in Sydney Diocese, Director of Evangelism and New Churches, Bruce Hall, who is known for his passion for multicultural ministry and church planting, says he’d like to see Rick as Archbishop because he’d like to see more of what he’s been doing repeated around the diocese. Rev Hall, […]
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 […]