Also rectors that are conservative: why Sydney Archbishop’s words harm

Also rectors that are conservative: why Sydney Archbishop’s words harm

Julia Baird

It’s been clear for quite a while given that Sydney Anglicans have grave general public image problem. The public for not understanding nuance, those in the pews for not blindly accepting what they are told it’s one the leaders usually blame on others – the media for“spin.

A fantastic exemplory instance of this was supplied this week whenever Archbishop Reverend Dr Glenn Davies, produced startling, unprecedented call for many when you look at the church who want to alter doctrine on same-sex wedding to go out of the church.

Anglican Archbishop of Sydney Glenn Davies. Credit: Maree Williams

It absolutely was in a portion of his synod speech about bishops, in which he has since explained he would not suggest everybody else whom supported same-sex wedding should go out regarding the church, simply the “guardians associated with faith”, nevertheless the harm had been done. Continue reading “Also rectors that are conservative: why Sydney Archbishop’s words harm”