Ms Jane Tooher

“My job on the faculty is to help the college work out how to better teach and model biblical manhood and womanhood.”

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


‘Overflowing with opportunities’ in Positively Anglican: Building on the foundations and transforming the church (Lost Coin Books) 2016 ed. L. Gatiss

‘Eight way humility can become our greatest friend’ in Let the word do the work: Essays in honour of Phillip D. Jensen (Matthias Media) 2015 ed. P.G. Bolt

‘Warming to the women in Matthew’s genealogy’ in Listen to Him: Reading and preaching Emmanuel in Matthew (Latimer Trust) 2015 ed. P.G. Bolt

‘Introductory notes to 2 & 3 John’ in The NIV Proclamation Bible (Hodder & Stoughton) 2013 ed L. Gatiss

‘Bishop Robinson’s, “Questions about Marriage in 1 Cor 7″. An appreciation’, in Donald Robinson Selected Works. Appreciation (Australian Church Record/Moore College) 2008 eds. P.G. Bolt & M.D. Thompson, 241-249.

‘The Rhetoric of Reception: Lessons from the Ordination of Priests’, in The Faith Once For All Delivered: An Australian Evangelical Response to The Windsor Report (Australian Church Record), 2005 eds. P.G. Bolt, M.D. Thompson & R. Tong, 67-69.

Current Research

Ministries of women

Women in Australian Church history

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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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