Rector

Father Chris

Our parchris priest headshotish priest (Rector) is The Reverend Chris Bedding. People call him ‘Father Chris’ or just ‘Chris’. He was licensed as Rector in February 2011.

Father Chris’s passions are ministry amongst people in the first third of life, quality preaching, and advocacy for social justice. His diverse experience in ministry includes serving as Youth Worker in the parish of Cessnock/Wollombi, Deacon Assistant in the parish of Orange, and as Chaplain to Macquarie Anglican Grammar School, Bankstown Grammar School and John Septimus Roe Anglican Community School. Chris has also served as Acting General Secretary of the Council of Churches of WA and as a project consultant to the Uniting Church WA First Third Ministry Team. He is a member of the Society of Catholic Priests. He has served as President of Changing Attitude Australia and is actively involved in the Love Makes A Way movement.

A respected performing artist, in his ‘other life’ Chris is a stand-up comedian, actor, director and musician. He is one half of the comedy duo Pirate Church and part of the team at Just Improvise.

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