Untold children’s stories

Rev Alex Sangster reflects on the plight of refugee children who are kept out of sight in our offshore detention centres.

Pastoral letter on same-gender marriage

Dear friends, Please find attached a pastoral letter from the President of the Uniting Church Dr Deidre Palmer concerning the decision about marriage and same-gender marriage made at the Assembly meeting that concluded

Uniting Church Approves Same-Sex Marriage

A reflection by Rev. Prof Andrew Dutney, Professor of Theology, Flinders University Past President, Uniting Church in Australia The headline conceals what actually happened in Melbourne this week.

Present beliefs

Nick Mattiske reviews 'Paul and the Gift' by John M G Barclay.

Theology in reel-time

Going to the movies is not often considered a deep theological experience, but a new course at Pilgrim Theological College is set to challenge that.

Story selection

Dr Herbert Evatt We don’t very often tell the story of Australia’s role in establishing the United Nations.

NAIDOC week and beyond

July was a busy month for Leprena, the Tasmanian home of the Uniting Aboriginal and Islander Christian Congress.

Issues of belonging

John Rickard reviews 'Why Indigenous Sovereignty Should Matter To Christians' by Chris Budden.

State of amnesia

Nick Mattiske reviews 'The Long Hangover: Putin’s New Russia and the Ghosts of the Past' by Shaun Walker.