Archbishop Julian Charles Porteous, DD, B. Theol. was born on June 5, 1949, in Sydney, and baptised in Rose Bay Parish. The eldest of five children, with two brothers and two sisters, Archbishop Julian has family links to Tasmania. His forebears arrived in Tasmania from England in 1853. His great grandfather and great grandmother were both born in Hobart, within one kilometre of St Mary’s Cathedral. His grandfather was named Manful Charles Hobart Granger.

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  • 22 October 2021

    3.5 MINS

    Intention That God raise up men after the example of Joseph Scripture “And her husband Joseph, being a just man and unwilling to put her to shame, resolved to send her away quietly” (Mt 1:19) Reflection In St Matthew’s Gospel, St Joseph is described as [...]