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Diocese of Tasmania COVID-19 Roadmap

Numbers for face-to-face gatherings, weddings and funerals will increase gradually. You can track these details through the Diocesan Roadmap.

A Pastoral Letter – COVID19 update

Dear Sisters and Brothers, It is now just over 8 weeks since we stopped meeting together for worship on Sundays. How I miss seeing people Sunday by Sunday and sharing life with you. While I see my team and many of the clergy each week on Zoom, it just isn’t the same as meeting face…

What makes a good day in isolation? Nicky shares 6 tips

Covid-19 restrictions hit in March. At first, we were just trying to survive the grief and changes. Now we have been at it for 6 weeks. I have found myself asking, ‘What makes a good day in isolation? I am noticing some patterns.  How about you? So here is my personal list of 6 things…

COVID-19 Safe Church Community Protocols

The Anglican Diocese of Tasmania has produced new guidelines for ministering to young people during COVID-19. As with all our interactions, in these times, it is our intention to be above reproach, and to serve those to whom we minister to. This document is designed to assist us achieve this in this current climate.

Prayer Meeting with Bishop Richard – 3rd May 2020

From the comfort of your own home,  you are invited to join the Bishop of Tasmania, and hundreds of others across the Diocese, in prayer for our Nation and World during the Covid-19 pandemic. This prayer meeting will be hosted on Zoom from 4:00 to 5:00 pm on Sunday 3rd May, AEST Please click this…

On the road again

“In early March, I attended my third registry roadshow. They are a great forum for the churches in our diocese to be brought up to speed with the latest information from the registry. I personally love that it is a casual and personal format, with cheese and snacks,” said Revd Phil Coghlan, Rector of Burnie…

Bishop Richard’s Easter message

The Bishop of Tasmania, The Rt Revd Dr Richard Condie, speaks about the hope we can find in the Easter story.  

Holy Week 2020 – Bible Readings and Devotions

Monday Read: Isaiah 42:1-9, John 12:1-11 Comment: The reading from Isaiah is one of the “servant songs” that prophetically foretell the work of the Messiah. He is one in whom the Lord delights, and his ultimate work is to bring justice to the world. John 12 reminds us of the cost of Jesus’ sacrifice, and…

Bishop Condie provides an update & invitation to the Prayer Meeting – 2 April 2020

On April 2, the Bishop of Tasmania provided an update and issued an invitation to join him for a state-wide Prayer Meeting on Sunday April 5. The Prayer Meeting will run from 3.30pm – 4:30pm. You can join using this link: Or Phone: 03 7018 2005 Webinar ID: 941 777 599