Leon Morris and the Cross of Christ — Ridley lecture

Leon MorrisThe Rev. Neil Bach, who is writing a biography of Leon Morris, delivered this lecture at Ridley College Melbourne to mark the Centenary of Morris’ birth.

See also Peter Adam’s words of thanksgiving.

‘Singing in the Rain’

Greg Thompson“The dying and rising of Jesus provides us with an overarching vision for working for justice in our country…”

– The struggle for justice is the theme of Bishop Greg Thompson’s first Easter message as Bishop of Newcastle.

Canberra & Goulburn celebrates Sesquicentenary

Canberra-Goulburn 150th“The crowd of nearly 300 marchers were ebullient as they walked to St Saviour’s Cathedral, retracing the footsteps of its first bishop, Mesac Thomas… With parish banners fluttering and some members in period costume, it was a fitting climax to the diocese’s 150th anniversary celebrations. …”

from Canberra & Goulburn.

New Bishop for Riverina

The Rev. Rob GillionRob Gillion from London has been elected the Bishop of Riverina.

Story from SydneyAnglicans.net.

Chris Edwards consecrated Bishop of North Sydney

Archbishop Glenn Davies and Bishop Chris EdwardsBishop Chris Edwards was today consecrated as Bishop of North Sydney. He is pictured here with Archbishop Glenn Davies.

Russell Powell at SydneyAnglicans.net has the story.

World Vision USA reverses decision

World Vision USA“…we failed to be consistent with World Vision U.S.’s commitment to the traditional understanding of Biblical marriage and our own Statement of Faith, which says, ‘We believe the Bible to be the inspired, the only infallible, authoritative Word of God.’…”

– report from Christianity Today.

Dr. Mark Thompson writes,

“The end result of this weeks statement and then reversal will no doubt be quite costly for the leadership of World Vision US. No doubt they will face more concentrated opposition from homosexual lobby groups in the US and elsewhere than they had ever experienced before they publicly abandoned their longstanding employment policy a few days ago. … It will be important in the next few days for us all to pray for Richard Stearns and the senior management of World Vision US.” Read it all here.

The connection between George Whitefield College and Moore College

Mark DicksonMark Dickson, Principal of George Whitefield College, was invited to speak at Moore College Graduation 2014.

In this video he speaks about the vision of George Whitefield College and its connection with Moore College. Most encouraging.

New BCA Regional Officer to be Commissioned

The Rev Peter Adkins, BCAThe new BCA Regional Officer for NSW and the ACT, the Rev. Peter Adkins, will be commissioned tomorrow afternoon, at 5:30pm 19th March 2014, in Sydney.

The Service is at St. Philip’s York Street, and Archbishop Glenn Davies will preach and conduct the commissioning. Please pray for Peter in his new role.

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