The Christian foundations of ANZAC Day

The Christian foundations of ANZAC Day
It is generally believed that the Anzacs were an irreligious group. However, many of the men found comfort in scripture, prayer and song—and the mateship of faith of those who trusted in God. This story unearths the forgotten stories of the faith of Anzac soldiers, stories of genuine heroism, faith and courage.

It is generally believed that the Anzacs were an irreligious group. However, many of the men found comfort in scripture, prayer and song—and the mateship of faith of those who trusted in God. This story unearths the forgotten stories of the faith of Anzac soldiers, stories of genuine heroism, faith and courage.

https://www.hopechannel.com/au/watch/anzac-believers

Anzac Day Origins Canon DJ Garland and Trans-Tasman Commemoration
This is a timely study launched amid much argument about the tenor of Australia’s political and military history. Moses and Davis tell the tale of a fruitful cooperation between church and state in the honouring of those who gave their lives, and the public yet spiritual act of repentance for the very condition of war. It deserves to be read and reflected upon, and I am honoured to be able to commend it

https://books.google.com.au/books/about/Anzac_Day_Origins.html?id=dkf3lwEACAAJ&source=kp_book_description&redir_esc=y

Author(s) John A Moses, George F Davis Read more about this book

Listen as Neil Johnson interviews author John Moses, courtesy of Vision Christian Radio.

Part 1:
A discussion of the Christian foundations of ANZAC Day
http://www.chr.org.au/audio/20150107C-John-Moses-1-Pre-Anzac-Day-On-DJ-Garland-Double-Part-1.mp3

Part 2:
This discussion about the Christian foundations of ANZAC Day continues.
Courtesy
http://www.chr.org.au/audio/20150107D-John-Moses-2-Pre-Anzac-Day-On-DJ-Garland-Double-Part-2.mp3

Anzac day hymns
https://atributetoaustralianchristians.wordpress.com/2019/05/02/anzac-day-hymns/

Australian chaplains at war
https://atributetoaustralianchristians.wordpress.com/2013/01/20/australian-chaplains-at-war/

David Garland (1864 – 1934) the architect of ANZAC day
https://atributetoaustralianchristians.wordpress.com/2019/08/12/david-garland

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