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

A Hell of a Thought

Do people go to hell? Well sadly I am of the view that they do. Happily, I am also of the view that people don’t have to go to hell. My view is not unlike the view expressed by Israel Folau. Some things lead to hell but hell can be so easily avoided. But don’t shoot me, or Israel for that matter, as we are just the messengers. Read More »

What's on Your Mind?

What an extraordinary thing the mind is. While waiting at the airport between flights I am surrounded by things that celebrate the mind. Read More »


ANZAC is a word that goes to the very heart of our culture. In a culture which is gradually distancing itself from its Judeo/Christian roots, a nation looks for places to worship where hearts unite around something that inspires. Read More »

A Strange Easter Prayer

I begin with a confession. I was a closet lover of poetry when at school. And this was not a school where students valued the arts and literature. Perhaps, more correctly, I was among a cohort of students who could turn violent if you admitted to such loves. Read More »