The Journal Archive
Older essays which have been published in our on-line journal. Most are in PDF Format. They are better viewed on a larger screen.
Trinity Without Tiers. Public lecture. [Links to an external audio file]
Sydney and Melbourne Anglicans from 1836 to 2009: Historical and Personal Reflections. Address to the Anglicans Together Dinner, 20 November 2009.
Address to a Public Meeting in Sydney (Christ Church St Laurence hall), Tuesday 15 September, 2009.
Sydney Anglicans and the GFC. Letter to clergy, 4 June 2009. (Also see Anglicans Together Newsletter July 2009 edition pp. 1-2.)
A talk presented to the NSW Ecumenical Council, Sydney, 25 May 2009. Dr Madigan was awarded a PhD from Sydney University in 2008 for work on similarities and differences in the experiences of Roman Catholic and Muslim women in Australia in relation to their faith.
What does the Lambeth Conference mean for the future of the Anglican Communion and the Diocese of Sydney? Address at the Anglicans Together Dinner, 2008.
The State of the Communion. Address at the Anglicans Together Dinner, 2006.
Address at the launch of Kevin Giles' book 'The Father and the Son: modern evangelicals reinvent the doctrine of the Trinity'.
Stranger than Fiction: Truth and Fantasy in Literature and Theology. Address at the Anglicans Together Annual Dinner, 2005.
Farewell speech as outgoing Director of Music at St Andrew's Cathedral.
Speech to a meeting of ex-choristers of St Andrew's Cathedral, in which the author gave some insight into the ways in which the views on worship of the [then] Dean changed cathedral liturgical practice.
Eco-Church: a Model for Faith Communities.
Comment on the Fellowship of Confessing Anglicans.
Believers in Court: Sydney Anglicans Going to Law. Cable lecture.
Reflections on Crime and Punishment. Address at St James King Street, 26 February 2003.
Drawing a Fine Line for Debate.
Response to Bill Lawton, Drawing a Fine Line for Debate.
Synod 2003: Report on Proceedings. (Issues include the Primates' meeting on the tensions within the Anglican Communion, Lay and Diaconal Presidency, Freemasonry, and slavery.)
The Impossibility of the Last Word: the Theology of Rowan Williams.
The Missionary Value of Parables: Pastoral Care in Sydney's Post Christian Society.
Marketplace Conversations: An Opportunity for Australian Anglicanism in the Global Business Context.
Spiritual Life on the Anglican Veranda.
Sermon, 11 September Requiem Eucharist.
'Speaking the Truth in Love' Yet Again!: A Response to Michael Horsburgh's Paper.
Speaking the Truth in Love? The Search for an Adequate Social Theology. (A response to the 2002 Halifax Portal lecture of the same name, given by Anglican Archbishop of Sydney Dr Peter Jensen.)
Planting Churches on the Central Coast. Address to the Anglicans Together Annual Dinner, 7 August 2002.
Building on a Rickety Foundation. A comment on church planting.
The Prevailing Doctorine of the Church in the Diocese of Sydney: A Case Study in Spotlight Theology. Paper presented in 1994 at the invitation of Anglicans Together.
In Praise of Debate: an Essay to Inaugurate Anglicans Together online.