Faith

The significance of Easter

 

· Wednesday, April 3, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

 

The two most significant periods in the year for Christians are Christmas and Easter.

Music, liturgy and ritual for Rainbow people too

 

· Tuesday, March 5, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

 

An edited transcript of a speech given by Julie McCrossin, who emceed Requiem Mass: A Queer Divine Rite, at City Recital Hall (co-presented with Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras) on February 21.

Let’s make 2019 an auspicious year

 

· Monday, February 18, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

 

Looking to the year ahead and what hopes and dreams it may offer for our country, what might Buddhist members of our community wish for?

Christmas is coming – and I’m not ready!

 

· Monday, December 3, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

I haven’t done any Christmas shopping, worked out where I’m spending Christmas Day, started writing my Christmas cards …

The soul of the stranger

 

· Tuesday, November 20, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Jewish tradition implores us to notice, to care and then to act.

Challenges for a prime minister who claims to be a person of faith

 

· Wednesday, October 10, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

One of the first things our new Prime Minister did after his appointment was to pray and to make it clear that he is a person of faith.

In the beginning was relationship

 

· Wednesday, September 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

There’s a longing in each of our hearts for connection and belonging. The “Uluru Statement from the Heart” is a profound cry to be heard.

‘Homophobia is not just or merciful’

 

· Wednesday, August 8, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Women of different faiths share things they value about their faith.

Crossing cultures in an ‘ungodly’ age

 

· Wednesday, July 4, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Religions have been formed and have shifted in times of change and challenge to meet the hopes and dreams of the people.

The breadth and depth of creation

 

· Tuesday, June 26, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

What do people appreciate as the grander gifts of creation?