Another Diocesan Synod #pisky


We had another Diocesan Synod today – my twelfth – and there was a buzz about it. Here we are in our beautiful cathedral in Perth.

Here’s the Sermon from the Eucharist
I’m afraid that I couldn’t resist the text, ‘Some of them wanted to arrest him, but no one laid hands on him.’ It speaks to me of those situations where I am ‘just about hanging in there.

And then there was the Bishop’s Address

In the afternoon, we had some workshops on the theme ‘Growing Congregations – Changing Communities’
This was the introduction