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Parliamentary Year Commencement Sermon 19 March 2019

The events in the past few days remind us of the importance of the task before us, and particularly the task before the Parliament of this State of Tasmania. The senseless act of violence and murder last Friday in the peaceful city of Christchurch, where now 50 people, one as young as 2 years of…

Diocesan Celebration and Ordination Service – Testimonial video

This video features a couple of the Ordinands sharing their testimonials.

Diocesan Celebration and Ordination Service Starter Video – Our Mission

This video celebrates all that God is doing in our churches as we strive to fulfill our mission to be – A church for Tasmania, making disciples of Jesus.

The Bishop’s invitation to the Diocesan celebration and ordination service 2 March 2019

A family event for the whole diocese. 2 March 2019, 10am at St David’s Cathedral, Hobart. There will be a children’s program, testimonials, free BBQ and more!  

Finding faith and a community through Alpha

Born in Bangladesh in a Hindu cum secular family, Mithun experienced the joy of celebrating Christmas, receiving a good education at a private Catholic College and attending the Temple with his mother who was a practising Hindu. Mithun also experienced the struggles of being part of a minority ethnic group, observing his mother being bullied…

Update on St Mary’s Church, Kempton

Tuesday December 11, 2018 – Joint Media Statement from the Anglican Church of Tasmania and the Southern Midlands Council  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…

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.…

Redress Proposal – Final list, Media Releases, FAQ’s

This page brings together information on the Anglican Church in Tasmania’s Redress Proposal. Final List of Property for sale Final list of properties for sale Frequently Asked Questions This FAQ document provides some general background information and aims to address questions and concerns that are currently being expressed within the community. This information has been…

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…