Parish of Belmont, Anglican Church Newcastle, NSW Australia

Facing the past

Tree_FacingThePastFacing the Past: Shaping a Healthy Future


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


The Bishop has had a website set up to help those who would like to know more about the Church response. If you click on the image of the Tree, it will take you to the site.

Facing the past: shaping a healthy future