29 September 2023

Partnership brings young people into church community

Maya Pilbrow 17 March 2023 A church in Glenroy has found a new way to reinvigorate its ministry while helping serve the community. The Anglican Parish of St Matthew’s Glenroy with St Linus’ Merlynston has had an ongoing relationship with disability support service Onemda for over two years. Onemda rents space from the parish. As […]

Melbourne priest, TMA honoured at religious press awards

By Mark Brolly The flagship publication of Ethos: the Evangelical Centre for Christianity and Society, which is led by Melbourne Anglican priest and academic the Revd Dr Gordon Preece, has won the premier honour of the Australasian Religious Press Association (ARPA), the Gutenberg Award. Zadok Perspectives and Papers, of which Dr Preece has been Commissioning […]

Hospital chaplain’s care ministry in pandemic

Hospital staff have shared with me a common theme about their anxiety and the very real threat, both physical and emotional, during the global COVID-19 pandemic: facilitating loved ones to say their final goodbyes to COVID positive patients via an iPad instead of at their bedside has challenged their moral values of person-centred care and what exemplifies a respectful and reverent death.