​Frederick Gross engraving of St Peter's Eastern Hill. The Melbourne Archdeaconry has some of the oldest and well known churches in Melbourne.

Most Archdeacons assist their Assistant Bishop with the general oversight of a group of parishes in that particular episcopate. This includes property, finance, legal and staffing issues.

Sometimes Archdeacons will be appointed to a particular ministry area, such as the Archdeacon for Parish Partnerships.

Archdeacons are part of the Diocesan Senior Staff team chaired by the Archbishop, and the Diocesan Building Committee.


 Archdeacons in the Diocese of Melbourne


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