Archive for December 2018

Safe Church Communities (SCC) Coordinator

Safe Church Communities

The SCC Coordinator plays a vital part in making the Diocese a safe place for children and vulnerable people. The role encompasses the following areas: Oversight of compliance with the relevant Ordinances, Canons, policies and legislation. Development and maintenance of communication between parishes and the Diocese. To facilitate and coordinate training in various key areas.…

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Update on St Mary’s Church, Kempton

Joint Media Statement from the Anglican Church of Tasmania and the Southern Midlands Council – Tuesday December 11, 2018 The Mayor of the Southern Midlands Council and the Bishop of the Anglican Church of Tasmania have met to discuss the future of St Mary’s Church, Kempton. The Anglican Bishop of Tasmania, The Right Revd Dr Richard…

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Tough times for church building new connections

Undeniably, the past few months have been extremely challenging for The Anglican Church and many Tasmanians. Our desire to join the National Redress Scheme to fulfil our obligations in providing redress to survivors of child sexual abuse meant we needed to raise capital. We believed that selling some of our assets was the best solution.…

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One third of Anglican Church properties removed from sale list

Sunday December 3, 2018 The Anglican Church of Tasmania’s Diocesan Council (its governing body) met yesterday and made its final decision in respect of those properties that will be sold. “Following the conclusion of the appeals process one third of properties have been removed from the Anglican Church’s proposed ‘for sale’ list,” the Anglican Bishop…

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