anglican focus

The news site of the Anglican Church Southern Queensland: nourishing and connecting our faith community

Parish priest, All Saints', Clifton

The Rev'd Matthew Skelton

About The Rev'd Matthew -

Matthew Skelton is parish priest of All Saints’, Clifton. He has a Bachelor of Theology from Ridley College and a Graduate Diploma in Theology from BST.

The Rev'd Matthew writes on -

Articles by The Rev'd Matthew

The Baru Beat Matthew Skelton The Baru Beat

Bush generosity and a pub wake

“Towards the end of the parishioner’s funeral, I said that, ‘We will see all of you at the pub after the service.’ It meant something to her family and friends that I was part of the group of loved ones grieving her loss. Her son subsequently shouted me a beer, later commenting how much he appreciated my care for his mum…Our parish can only afford a full-time priest because of the Bush Ministry Fund, which is overseen by Bishop Cam Venables,” says The Rev’d Matthew Skelton from The Parish of Allora Clifton