9 Things You Should Know About Religious Freedom In Australia

Last Friday I attended  a conference on ‘Religious Freedom in a Multicultural World’, jointly hosted by the think-tank Freedom For Faith, and the University of Newcastle Law School (kudos to Associate Professor Neil Foster for organising it). The speakers included people from a variety of backgrounds, including the Australian Human Rights Commissioner Tim Wilson, former Anglican Archbishop of […]

The Things You Need To Know About Your Inner Nazi.

Dear Elizabeth, Thankyou for your recent article that appeared in the Sydney Morning Herald last week, entitled We all have our inner fascist: why it’s important to have the right to offend. It was a very thought-provoking read, and one which I was half tempted to frame and put on my wall: at least while reading the […]

Houston, Here’s my Sermon.

It’s been an interesting week for the name ‘Houston’. About a week and a half ago, a social media firestorm erupted when it was discovered that the city of Houston (Texas) issued subpoenas to 5 Houston pastors. The subpoenas demanded that the pastors hand over all sermons ‘prepared by, delivered by, revised by, or approved […]