Crikey speaks to Father Rod Bower, Archdeacon of the Central Coast, about the changes that the Church, and the country, need to move forward.
Royal commission: thousands of victims but no national action plan from the Anglican church
Evidence given to the Royal Commission into child sexual abuse shows the scale of abuse in the Anglican Church and the lack of momentum in addressing problems, writes Amanda Gearing.
First, the secrecy must end on child assault cases
The secrecy which still exists around child s-xual assault victims needs to be lifted. Amanda Gearing, who has reported on dozens of institutionalised cases, frames what the royal commission must do.
Rundle: among Occupy’s guy ropes, Anglicans in act of solidarity
Around the steps of the cathedral, the Occupy protest sprawls, its hundred or so tents arranged in rows, making tiny streets in the expansive paved yard.
Tips and rumours: The PM and GG aren’t goth enough for the Anglican Church
Suspicious names behind a "survey" Coalition backbenchers's attitudes to the ETS, rumours from Mallesons, who didn't get invited to the Anglican Church's big cathedral bash, and more.