Stephen Hall

June 3, 2016

Evangelicals on the Canterbury Trail: Why Evangelicals Are Attracted to the Liturgical Church… by Robert E. Webber

This slim volume is terrific and I only wish that I had discovered it 20 years ago. It gives an interesting perspective on US evangelicals approaching and embracing Anglicanism. Its […]
May 30, 2016
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Creating an Inclusive Society – Tolerance vs. Acceptance

Tolerance is defined by Dictionary.com as “a fair, objective, and permissive attitude toward those whose opinions, practices, race, religion, nationality, etc., differ from one’s own; freedom from bigotry”.  Acceptance is […]
May 30, 2016
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Contrasting Cultures

  From day one the colonial enterprise displaced Australia’s First Peoples and it has been trying to civilize, exterminate, absorb and assimilate Australia’s First Peoples ever since.  A key element of this has […]
May 30, 2016
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Advocacy – a personal journey in an Australian context

“One cannot level one’s moral lance at every evil in the universe.  There are just too many of them. But you can do something, and the difference between doing something […]