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The Parish of Goodna constructed a labyrinth in 2005 during the period that Valerie Hoare was parish priest – truly a community project and a labour of love

St Luke’s, Goodna: history, highlights and a forthcoming anniversary celebration

“Every Sunday when I celebrate the Eucharist at St Luke’s, Collingwood Park, I notice the engraving on the base of the chalice. It does not say ‘Collingwood Park’, but ‘Redbank’ – a nod to the evolving history of the Parish of Goodna,” says The Ven. Bronwyn Pagram


Did anything good come out of the Middle Ages?

“Anglicans, too, are often reluctant to affirm the value of the Middle Ages…This is unfortunate. For missing out nine whole centuries of Christian life not only creates serious gaps in understanding Christian development – it also risks failing to appreciate important Anglican features and spiritual treasures fully,” says The Rev’d Dr Jo Inkpin