Clergy status in an age of the Royal Commission


The inaugural Robin Sharwood Lecture at Trinity College will address how the canon law understanding of the status of clergy and historical church processes for dealing with misconduct have interacted with the processes and goals of the civil law over the past millennium and today.

The first Robin Sharwood Lecture will be delivered by the Hon Keith Mason, AC, QC – President of the Appellate Tribunal of the Anglican Church of Australia, and former President of the Court of Appeal of the Supreme Court of New South Wales.


Wednesday 14 March 2018


7.30pm (light refreshments will be served following the Lecture)


Craig Auditorium, the Gateway Building, Trinity College, 100 Royal Parade, Parkville, VIC 3052




Register online


Sarah Cooke E: events@trinity.unimelb.edu.au or T: 03 9348 7527

The Lecture will also be delivered in Sydney on Thursday 19 April at 6pm. This session will take place at St James’ Hall, 169 Phillip St Sydney, in conjunction with the St James’ Institute. You are welcome to attend this session should it be more convenient for you. Please RVSP via the same link, or contact St James on 02 8227 1300.

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