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.


Fascinating Political Times

We live in fascinating political times or should I say disappointing or grievous times. Democrac.. Read more »

Assisted Dying

The question of “assisted dying” is again on the agenda, and our Local State Member .. Read more »

Putting God Back in the Centre

It is never surprising to hear a Christian leader lament the declining values of society. My gue.. Read more »

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Synod 2017

22 - 24 September 2017, Synod, Calrossy Anglican School Tamworth

Parenting in a Connected Age 2017

27 - 28 October 2017, Parenting in a Connected Age, James and Simone Boswell

Gunnedah Anglican Church 2017

27 October 2017, 9.30am - 12.30pm, Gunnedah Anglican Church

Sandon Public School 2017

28 October 2017, 9.30am - 3.15pm, Sandon Public School, Armidale

Youth Surge 2017

3 November 2017, Youth Surge 2017, Armidale and Gunnedah

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In Focus

Synod 2016 - President’s Address

Bishop Rick Lewers’ address to Synod can be downloaded in full. An extract follows: I begin with a quote that I hope will give us individually reason to pause and reflect on the nature of our personal walk with Christ, our parish ministries, how much we might have imbibed the age and how desperate we remain for the things of God. The quote comes from John Piper, “This world is far too dense with man and distant from the sweet sovereignty of God.” Read More »

Synod 2015 - President’s Address

Bishop Rick Lewers’ address to Synod can be downloaded in full. An extract follows: Two Australian Anglican church leaders, greatly respected, spoke at a conference I attended in July. One declared that from the long dusk of Christianity in Australia, the sun has finally set and we have now entered into an age of darkness. Read More »

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