The city of Sydney remembered Arthur Stace, the graffiti artist known as “Mr. Eternity,” on July 31, the 50th anniversary of his death. Stace, a former soldier and an alcoholic, became a Christian after hearing a sermon based on the parable of the tax collector and the Pharisee. During the commemoration at St. Andrew’s Cathedral, the Very Rev. Kanishka Raffel preached on … [Read more...] about Sydney Honors ‘Mr. Eternity’
Postcard from Sydney By John Martin Embedded in the footpath beside the fountain in Sydney’s Town Hall Square, close by St. Andrew’s Anglican Cathedral, is a single-word sermon: Eternity. It’s a solid-brass replica of a copperplate sign that was chalked for nearly 40 years on Sydney streets. The chalk slogan was the work of Arthur Stace, once a homeless alcoholic, … [Read more...] about How Fares God in Australia?