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World mourns loss of Archbishop Desmond Tutu

The world is mourning the passing of a towering figure in the struggle for freedom and for human dignity and rights: “Tutu believed passionately that the Christian faith is inclusive of all, and that Christian responsibility is for the good of all people. His leadership strengthened us all in that belief and continues to call us to action upon that belief”


St Paul's School: Design Led Venture

Hear St Paul’s School students and staff and industry leaders share about the collaborative Design Led Venture initiative, as Year 6-11 students worked closely with industry representatives to understand, develop and implement solutions to real-life issues during a 10-week project


Archbishop Phillip Aspinall's 2022 New Year message

“Every one of us is called by Jesus to participate in His Church – His body. And, each of us is blessed with unique gifts and talents to contribute to Christ’s mission. Knowing that everyone has an important part to play and that our faith community is made stronger by our differences is cause for us to be joyful,” says Archbishop Phillip Aspinall, as he introduces 2022’s Diocesan theme, ‘Being Together: Embracing Joy’


Being guided by the Holy Spirit in everyday life

“By intentionally growing in faith, taking time to reflect and discern before making decisions and sometimes choosing the less popular path are ways that we can be more open to the Holy Spirit guiding us,” says Lucy Dougherty from Gold Coast North Anglican Church and St Hilda’s School