Anglican Diocese of Armidale

The Anglican Diocese of Armidale exists to glorify God by introducing people to Jesus and helping them home to heaven.

The Anglican Diocese of Armidale is a partnership of churches and associated agencies and schools found in the northern inland region of New South Wales, Australia. It includes the major centres of Armidale, Glen Innes, Gunnedah, Inverell, Moree, Narrabri and Tamworth and surrounding towns and villages.

News

Christmas Services around the Diocese

CHRISTMAS SERVICE TIMES AROUND THE DIOCESE 2018 BINGARA Sunday 23rd December, 9:30.. Read more »

Making Sense of Gender Confusion - The Talks

The Diocesan Commission for Education and Discipleship recently hosted Rob and Claire Smith for .. Read more »

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Events

Praying for your Family to Know Jesus

17 November 2018, Praying for your Family to Know Jesus  1-2pm at St. Paul's Tamworth over lunch. Teaching and stories to encourage. A Mothers Union Event

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MU NSW State Conference 2019

5-7 April 2019, The Mothers' Union NSW 2019 State Conference is to be held on the weekend of 5-7 April at Armidale. All the details including information on how to book can be found in the brochure.

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In Focus

Peace by blood

Remembrance Day certainly gives one pause to think about the world and the life we live in it. It has been a few weeks since RSL members gathered in the Cathedral for an early Remembrance Day service followed by the commemorations in the park and my mind is still affected by this annual day of importance. Read More »

A matter of concern

Sometimes I read things that I really don’t know what to do about, things that seem to me to be so significant that I feel I have to let others know, even if the reaction I get is anger. And I’m allowed to speak up like that. It is one of the strengths of free speech. Free speech allows us to raise concerns even when they’re not always welcomed. In Dr John Whitehall’s Quadrant article of July 2018 he drew my attention to the draft platform prepared by the Australian Labor Party for its National Conference later this year which, in Chapter 10 (“Strong democracy and effective government”), includes, for the first time, a specific provision regarding gay conversion therapy. Paragraph 83 says, “Labor opposes the practice of so-called conversion and reparative therapies on LGBTIQ people and seek [sic] to criminalise these practices.” Read More »

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