Day: February 27, 2016

“Stand firm” Diocese of Sydney gets pushback from Diocese of Newcastle

“Stand firm” Diocese of Sydney gets pushback from Diocese of Newcastle

“For over 20 years, we have experienced Anglicans from the Diocese of Sydney establishing church activities in the Diocese of Newcastle in direct competition with our ministries. We have learnt to accommodate ourselves to this, but look with great concern on movements such as the Fellowship of Confessing Anglicans that are designed to elevate an alternate Anglican jurisdiction in Australia and New Zealand.” – Bishop of Newcastle

The Presiding Bishop updates Executive Council regarding his recovery and current health

The Presiding Bishop updates Executive Council regarding his recovery and current health

Today the Presiding Bishop spoke to the Executive Council regarding his previous surgery and his recovery. His general assessment is that he is now “reasonably back to normal … I think I am back about 90 percent.”