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Need for a more balanced view of the church: Primate of the Anglican Church Dr Phillip Aspinall.

Need for a more balanced view of the church: Primate of the Anglican Church Dr Phillip Aspinall. 

Churches aren’t perfect and any suggestion they are is a ”poisonous lie”, a senior religious leader says.

The Anglican Primate, Archbishop Phillip Aspinall, made the admission during his Easter Sunday address, when he lamented the way the church was often viewed as a caricature of itself or for its failures.

Dr Aspinall told the congregation at St John’s Cathedral in Brisbane there needed to be a more balanced view of the church, with a particular focus on the good it did in the community. (more…)