Torres Strait Islander Ministry
The Anglican Diocese of North Queensland includes the Torres Strait in its Diocesan boundaries and therefore includes important ministry with, among and to the Torres Strait Islander People; whether they live in theTorres Strait or elsewhere in the Diocese.
Bishop Bill Ray currently oversees All Souls St Bartholomew Thursday Island Parish.
National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Anglican Council (NATSIAC)
NATSIAC is established under the General Synod of the Anglican Church of Australia and formally represents the interests of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander members of the Church nationally. It assists in the provision of pastoral care as well as assists, encourages and resources Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander ministries.
Chair: The Reverend Gloria Shipp
Deputy Chair: The Reverend Chris McLeod
The links below are relevant to Torres Strait Islander Ministry within the Diocese and to the wider church in Australia.
- National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Ecumenical Commission (NATSIEC)
- Wontulp-bi-buya College
- Nungalinya College