Anglican Diocese of Armidale

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


In Focus


Like Clifton James, ‘Monty’ had an Australian upbringing. His father had been appointed Bishop of Tasmania in 1889 and Monty had spent over a decade there. Perhaps his time in Australia gave him a unique understanding of the Australian forces in the Middle East. Read More »

My hope is built on nothing less

Use the space and finish this sentence, “My hope is built on nothing less than…” How did you go? Was the outcome comfortable or uncomfortable, certain or uncertain, or is life so devoid of hope for you that you could not finish the sentence at all? Read More »

Synod 2017 - President’s Address

Bishop Rick Lewers’ address to Synod can be downloaded in full. An extract follows: I will vote “NO” “God’s invisible attributes, His eternal power and Divine nature have been clearly seen since the creation of the world being understood through what is made”, Romans 1:20. To everything inconsistent with God’s general revelation I will vote “NO”. “All Scripture is God breathed”, 2 Timothy 3:16. To anything inconsistent with God’s word I will vote “NO”. Read More »