History

May 5, 2016
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Mary Elliott

22 APRIL 1914 – 19 MARCH 2005 * Mary Elliott, – double ‘l’, double ‘t’, no middle name, – was the first daughter of Charles John and Rosina Elliott, first […]
May 5, 2016
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Josephine Butler: Feminist, Activist, Evangelical Christian

Born: April 13, 1828 – Died: December 30, 1906 Josephine Butler once described as ‘the most distinguished Englishwoman of the nineteenth century’ was a Victorian era British feminist and social […]
April 22, 2016
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Old sins cast long shadows.

  Hearing and Heeding Australia’s Aborigines’ cry for justice: A Biblical call to action to resolve today’s challenges. 9th August 2013, St Andrew’s Uniting Church, Brisbane  by Peter Adam   I thank you […]
April 8, 2016
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William Wilberforce

William Wilberforce’s life story is often told in the context of his campaign for the abolition of slavery. He also had a close friendship with England’s youngest ever Prime Minister, […]