Anglican Church’s proposed property sell-off angers west coast reverend

Anglican Church’s proposed property sell-off angers west coast reverend

Updated May 08, 2018 18:15:54 Photo: “Our church is not collecting cobwebs”, says Shirley Scolyer. (ABC News: Henry Zwartz) Related Story: Dozens of Anglican churches across Tasmania earmarked for sale Related Story: Tasmanian Anglican asset sales won’t all go to sex abuse victims, Bishop confirms Congregants at an Anglican church …

Anglican Church releases list of 55 Tasmanian churches potentially up for sale

Anglican Church releases list of 55 Tasmanian churches potentially up for sale

Updated May 07, 2018 17:21:35 Photo: St James in Jericho is one of 108 properties the Anglican church wants to sell. (Supplied: Duncan Grant) The Anglican Church of Tasmania has released a list of 78 properties, including 55 churches, it plans to sell, partly to help fund an $8.6 million …

Heritage experts confident historic Anglican churches will be preserved after sale

Heritage experts confident historic Anglican churches will be preserved after sale

By Laura Beavis Posted April 29, 2018 14:05:42 As Tasmania’s Anglican Church prepares to sell off churches to fund redress for abuse victims, heritage experts are confident about the preservation of important architecture. The Tasmanian Anglican Diocese has proposed selling more than 120 properties, including churches, halls, houses and vacant …

Tasmanian Anglican Archbishop confirms asset sales won’t all go to victims of sex abuse

Tasmanian Anglican Archbishop confirms asset sales won’t all go to victims of sex abuse

Posted April 23, 2018 19:54:27 Photo: St James Anglican Church in Waratah was sold to a private buyer after being deconsecrated in 2013. (Facebook) The Anglican Church will keep three quarters of the proceeds from its property sales, in an effort to “keep the people of God doing their ministry” …

Tasmanian Anglican churches could be sold to fund abuse survivors redress

Tasmanian Anglican churches could be sold to fund abuse survivors redress

Posted April 22, 2018 14:33:45 Photo: Archbishop Richard Condie┬ásaid “decisive action and significant sacrifice” was required. (ABC News: Rhiannon Shine) Tasmania’s Anglican Diocese is proposing to sell more than 120 properties, including churches, halls, houses and vacant land, to fund redress for survivors of child sexual abuse. The church said …

Anglican priest spared jail over online chats about child sex abuse | Australia news

An Anglican priest in Melbourne who was caught boasting about his child sex abuse fantasies online has been spared jail. Former Sunshine vicar Philip John Murphy, 53, was given a wholly suspended 12-month jail sentence on Friday after he was caught engaging in sexually explicit online chats about children. The …