Protecting children

Church welcomes Aboriginal co-commissioner

01 Aug 2016 

Statement by the head of the Anglican Church in Australia, Melbourne Archbishop Philip Freier The highest possible involvement of Aboriginal … Read More

Protecting children

Clergy sexual abuse in Newcastle

21 Jul 2016 

Statement by the Primate of the Anglican Church of Australia, Melbourne Archbishop Philip Freier The allegations on ABC TV’s 7.30 … Read More

Federal electon

Out of service

30 Jun 2016 

Mernda, in the northern growth corridor, is one of Melbourne’s fast growing suburbs. It is a pretty neighbourhood, with house-proud … Read More

Federal election

Housing a key election issue

30 Jun 2016 

The Geelong suburb of Corio is one of the poorest in Melbourne, and the systematic disadvantages its residents suffer are … Read More


Orlando horror

15 Jun 2016 

The horrific slaughter of 49 people in Orlando, Florida, by an apparently unhinged gunman is profoundly saddening and shocking. Anglicans, … Read More


Bombs build nothing

24 Mar 2016 

The explosions that shattered the bustling business of an airport and a station in Brussels, bringing only death, panic and … Read More


Harness religion’s power for peace

15 Mar 2016 

Religion is often blamed for war and violence, but its influence for peace and reconciliation seldom gets the same attention, … Read More

Children in detention

Detention for children unacceptable

04 Feb 2016 

Melbourne’s Anglican bishops again urge the Prime Minister, Mr Malcolm Turnbull, to change the narrative on children in detention despite … Read More