More of Beris’s Beanies go to Timor

BY CAROLINE BURGE PUBLISHED IN THE MARCH EDITION OF THE ADVOCATE In October last year The Advocate ran an article about ‘Beris’s Beanies’ which had made their way with some Assumption College students from Kilmore to East Timor. The beanies were so well loved and appreciated, that Beris Hannam continued to knit, and when the…

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New Leadership Appointments

Bishop John Parkes has made a number of new leadership appointments in the Diocese. New Area Deans are The Rev’d Eden-Elizabeth Nicholls (Southern Deanery), The Rev’d Scott Jessup (North West Deanery) and The Rev’d Alan Kelb (North East Deanery). The new Area Deans are expected to be commissioned and licensed at the Chrism Mass at…

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Emergency Appeal for the People of Papua New Guinea

ABM (Anglican Board of Mission) has launched appeal Landslides and widespread damage have resulted from the magnitude 7.5 earthquake which struck the Southern Highlands of PNG on 26 February 2018. An estimated 150,000 people are in need of urgent humanitarian aid such as food and water. For more information on the appeal or to donate…

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Advocate – February 2018

Welcome to the Advocate February 2018. Read all about it in The Advocate Content Message from the Bishop Diocean Calendar Reflecting Back on 2017 Safe Church Safe People Little Champions Diocean Parish Times People and Parishes Christ Church, Marysville – A New Beginning & New Challenges BY FATHER JOHN JESSOP Readers of the ‘Advocate’ will be…

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Advocate – September 2017

Welcome to the Advocate September 2017. Read all about it in The Advocate Content Message from the Bishop Diocean Calendar Saving Sacred Places Annual Conference Developing Ministry Together Parish of Wangaratta West and Warby’s Fete Development Workshop Safe Church Safe People Little Champions People and Parishes Saving Sacred Places BY GILL BAKER Do you have a…

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