ARCHBISHOP PHILIP FREIER

FROM THE OFFICE OF THE PRIMATE


Protecting children

National redress scheme ‘welcome’

07 Nov 2016 

The Anglican Primate of Australia, Melbourne Archbishop Philip Freier, has welcomed the proposed national independent redress scheme for survivors of … Read More


Church

Please recognise Anglicans, Primate appeals to Egypt

05 Nov 2016 

The Anglican Primate of Australia, Melbourne Archbishop Philip Freier, has written to the Egyptian Ambassador asking the Government of Egypt … Read More


Refugees

Let in Middle Eastern Christians: Church leaders

28 Oct 2016 

Australian church leaders have written to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull lamenting the slow progress in resettling refugees from the Middle … Read More


Synod

Marriage, poverty on synod agenda

19 Oct 2016 

 Same-sex marriage, legal aid and poverty are among the issues to be discussed at the Melbourne Anglican Synod, which opens … Read More


Asylum seekers

Toxic debate ‘damaged Australia’s soul’

12 Oct 2016 

The toxic asylum-seeker debate has “damaged Australia’s soul”, World Vision CEO Tim Costello told a public meeting in Melbourne today. … Read More


Church

Perth Archbishop stands aside

11 Oct 2016 

The Primate of the Anglican Church of Australia, Melbourne Archbishop Philip Freier, said that he acknowledges the decision of Perth … Read More


Marriage

Church can live with plebiscite result

09 Sep 2016 

The head of the Anglican Church in Australia, Melbourne Archbishop Philip Freier, has written a pastoral letter to the nation’s … Read More


Asylum seekers

Archbishop condemns maltreatment

10 Aug 2016 

Church renews offer to help resettle refugees Statement by the Anglican Primate of Australia, Melbourne Archbishop Philip Freier The release … Read More