Theology

“Sincere Christians can disagree about the details of Scripture and theology - absolutely.”

Billy Graham

February 16, 2019
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Shalom and the Common Good: more on the spiritual pilgrimage

Shalom is often translated in the Bible as ‘peace’, but this sells it short with our superficial understanding of peace. It is a peace that passes all understanding. Shalom is […]
November 24, 2018
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Jerusalem and Fundamentalism

Jerusalem has been a flashpoint for global tensions for decades. This comes from it being a critically important site for three of the world’s oldest religions, Judaism, Christianity and Islam. […]
November 15, 2018
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Across the road is a missionary journey

‘Across the road is a missionary journey’[i] Please note: this is very much a work in progress and is an iteration of perhaps 35 years of my thinking – it […]
October 9, 2018
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The Politics of Scott Morrison and Prosperity Theology

The failure of politics is the failure of all of us.  The purpose of politics is the Common Good. Christian Churches are in a difficult environment to speak into the […]
May 21, 2018

Belief and Unbelief in Australia

Bishop Curry’s Sermon on ‘Love and Fire’ the weekend has thrown up lots of commentary, both for and against. Surely, it has also raised fundamental questions regarding belief. What does […]
December 19, 2017
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The burning issue of the Christian church, land and wealth

Land and wealth are always a vexing issue for the church. Where that wealth and land comes from is highly problematic in places like Australia. The value of the portfolio […]

"Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about the things that really matter"

Martin Luther King Jr