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Nyaluak Leth

Give peace a chance

Nyaluak Leth talks to Dianne Jensen about the hopes and challenges facing the new generation ...

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Rev Craig Mischewski with his boat. Photo: John Harrison

Cape York nets a fisher of men

Rev Craig Mischewski began his ministry in a remote cattle camp in the Northern Territory, ...

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What lies ahead for aged care health? Photo: Supplied

Aged care health: what’s lurking behind the Budget cuts?

As the federal government moves forward with plans to cut $1.2 billion in funding for ...

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Reflections on the unborn. Photo: Supplied

Reflections on the unborn

Abortion can be a notoriously difficult topic to discuss in the faith community, but proposals ...

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Queensland Synod moderator, Rev David Baker. Photo: Ben Rogers

Celebrating hopeful disruptions

At Christmas, we celebrate an interruption to our ordinary existence and to what we had ...

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Cath Taylor for Theology in Action

How good is your gift?

While there’s seemingly no escape from the onslaught of consumerism during the Christmas season, Cath ...

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Dr Gilbert Bond

Getting to the heart of sorry

It’s a word we hear almost daily in some form or another but Dr Gilbert ...

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Queensland Synod moderator, Rev David Baker. Photo: Ben Rogers

Think local, connect to the global

There was an old bumper sticker that said, “Think global, act local”. Our faith speaks ...

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Our Principle of Sex Equality. Photo: Supplied

Female focus on Congregational Church

Rev Dr Julia Pitman’s new book Our Principle of Sex Equality explores 15 female ministers ...

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Great books for the summer season.

Five great books for the summer season

As the summer season heats up and you’re relaxing at the beach, poolside or the ...

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Members of Hillsong United gather to pray before a concert. Photo: Pure Flix

Behind the soundtrack to your faith

If you’re dismissive about Hillsong: Let Hope Rise (2016) “preaching to the converted”, you’re missing ...

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Enrique Irazoqui (centre) stars in Pasolini’s The Gospel According to Matthew. A photo of men in robes is shown. Photo property of Eureka Entertainment Limited.

The gospel according to Pasolini

Since his violent death—shrouded in the kind of controversy that plagued his working life—history has ...

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