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Should we ban religion?

Sep 9th, 2011
Reflections on the Gruen Transfer where two agencies pitched to 'ban all religion'.

Looking for answers in the London riots

Sep 7th, 2011
The recent London riots raise the question of how can we motivate young people to do the right thing?

The scientific relationship between God and the world

Sep 7th, 2011
If the core of Christianity is Jesus what does that have to do with science? More than you'd think...

The F word

Aug 26th, 2011
The F word is one of the most misunderstood words in the religious arena. Faith, is it blind or can it be reasonable?

Do you believe in human freedom?

Aug 26th, 2011
Do you believe in human freedom? Then you believe in the idea of sin!

Reflections on Toowoomba

Mar 6th, 2011
My mum rang me up early on Tuesday morning to ask if I had seen the news. I said, ‘no’. ‘Eight dead and seventy missing in Toowoomba’, was mum’s reply. Where is God in the midst of tragedy?

International volunteering: a help or hindrance?

Housebuilding
Mar 6th, 2011
Recently there has been some discussion about the benefits of international volunteering. Rob Martin discusses whether volunteering is a benefit or a hindrance to local communities.