Ms Jane Tooher

Jane is Director of The Priscilla and Aquila Centre, a centre for the encouragement of the ministries of women in partnership with men.

Professional Activities:
Archbishop’s Ministry Chaplain, 2003-2005
Chair, Women’s Advisory Panel, The Gospel Coalition Australia (TGCA) 2016 – current
Continuing Education for Ministers Council, December 2009-2012
Director, Two Ways Ministries 2016 – current
Diocesan Women’s Ministry Team, 2002-2004
Member, General Synod, 2004-2005, 2012-current
Member, General Synod Mission & Ministry Committee, 2009-2017
Member, Standing Committee, 2012-2014
Member, Synod, 2012-current


Articles & Essays

‘Good Works. Pages 86–91 in Foundations of Faith: Reflections on the Thirty-Nine Articles. Edited by Lee Gatiss. London: Church Society/Lost Coin Books, 2018.

‘A Friendship Revealed. The Marsden & Stokes Family Correspondence’. In Freedom to Libel? Samuel Marsden V Philo Free: Australia’s First Libel Case.  Edited by Peter G. Bolt & Martin Falloon.  Bolt Publishing Services Pty. Ltd, Carlingford NSW, 2017.

‘Katherine Zell: the varied ministries of one Reformation woman’.  Pages 161–179 in Celebrating the Reformation: its Legacy and Continuing Relevance. Edited by Mark D. Thompson, Colin Bale and Edward Loane. London: Apollos, 2017.

‘Overflowing with ministry opportunities!’ Chapter 5 in Positively Anglican.  Edited by Lee Gatiss. Lost Coin Books: London, 2016.

‘Hearing the OT Women in Matthew’s genealogy: Tamar, Rahab, Ruth and the wife of Uriah the Hittite’. Chapter 8 in Listen to Him. Reading & Preaching Emmanuel in Matthew. Edited by Peter G. Bolt. London: Latimer House, 2015.

‘8 Ways That Humility Can Become Out Greatest Friend’. Chapter 1 in Let the Word do the Work: Essays in Honour of Phillip D. Jensen.  Edited by Peter G. Bolt. Camperdown: Australian Church Record, 2015.

‘Introductory notes to 2 & 3 John’. In The NIV Proclamation Bible. Edited by Lee Gatiss.  Hodder & Stoughton: London, 2013.

‘A response to Matt Brain’s paper’, St Mark’s Review 217 (2011).

‘Bishop Robinson’s, “Questions about Marriage in 1 Cor 7″. An appreciation’ in Donald Robinson Selected Works. Vol. 3 Appreciation. Edited by Peter G. Bolt & Mark D. Thompson. Camperdown, NSW: Australian Church Record/Moore College, 2008: 241-249.

‘The Rhetoric of Reception: Lessons from the Ordination of Priests’. Pages 67–69 in The Faith Once For All Delivered: An Australian Evangelical Response to The Windsor Report.  Edited by Peter G. Bolt, Mark D. Thompson & Robert Tong. Camperdown, NSW: Australian Church Record, 2005.

Current Research


Doctrine of Humanity

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  • Academic Biography
  • BTh (ACT); MA (Theo.) MTC
  • Previous Experience
  • Women’s Pastor, St Peter’s Barge Church, Canary Wharf, London, UK, August 2006-July 2009
  • Researcher, Women’s Ministry, Ministry Training & Development, Jan 2006-July 2006
  • Women’s Pastor, Christ Church Anglican Church, Gladesville, 2003-2005
  • Women’s Pastor, St Matthias Anglican Church, Centennial Park, 1996-2002
  • Commissioned, Parish Sister, Diocese of Sydney, 1996
  • Student, Moore Theological College, 1993-1995
  • Apprentice, Ministry Training Strategy, UNSW & St Matthias Centennial Park, 1989-1991
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