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Margaret SANDERS

Special Achievements:

Although the Methodist church first allowed deaconesses in 1944, their forst woman ministers Margaret Sanders in Perth and Coralie Ling in Melbourne were not to be ordained for another 25 years.


  • References

    O'Brien, Glen & Carey, Hilary M., editors. (2016). Methodism in Australia: A History. Abington, Oxfordshire, England & New York, New York: Routledge. Page 104.

    Porter, Dr Muriel. (2013). Sydney Anglicans and the Threat to World Anglicanism: The Sydney Experiment. United Kingdom: Ashgate Publishing Limited.