On Wednesday June 17, Bishop Greg Thompson made a media statement concerning our church’s response to child abuse and an update on present initiatives in working for a healthier future.
To find out more about the Facing the past: shaping a healthy future initiative, please visit: www.newcastleanglicanhealthyfuture.com
To you who have experienced abuse I want you to know as a Diocese we feel shame and profound regret that people within the Church harmed you and harmed you again when you came forward to speak of what had happened.
Bishop Greg Thompson
17 June 2015