The Government of the Spirit
With a State Election just behind us and a Federal Election looming, many are wondering what sort of government we will get. This week at City Legal, former solicitor Kanishka Raffel (Dean of Sydney) considers the intriguing battle between 'self government' and the 'government of the Spirit'.
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Kanishka Raffel was born in London to Sri Lankan parents and was raised as a Buddhist. While studying law at Sydney University a friend gave him a copy of The Gospel according to John and he subsequently became a Christian. Prior to becoming Dean in 2016, Kanishka served as Rector of St Matthew’s in Perth. He is married to Cailey and they have two daughters. He loves curry, cricket and having gelato at the beach with his family but knows no pleasure so great as sharing the news about Jesus with people who have no idea who Jesus is or how much he loves them.