In an article first published by Australia's ABC, PETER KURTI, research fellow at the Centre for Independent Studies, argues that legalising same-sex marriage is far more complex than just changing a few words in an Act of Parliament...

In an article first published by Religion News Service, JOHN GEHRING, US-based Catholic program director at Faith in Public Life and author of The Francis Effect: A Radical Pope’s Challenge to the American Catholic Church looks at what data tells us about attitudes within the church in the US...

In an article first published by Religion News Service, Rev JOHN L MCULLOUGH, president and CEO of US-based global humanitarian agency Church World Service, calls on the US Congress to reject an attempt to move the US "to a so-called 'merit-based' immigration system...

AMANDA JACKSON, executive director of the World Evangelical Alliance's Women's Commission, says it's time we had a look at what the Bible really says about relationships between men and women...

As US company Three Square Market offers its employees the option of injecting a microchip under their skin to automate everything from navigate security and buy lunch in the staff canteen, MAL FLETCHER raises some red flags...

MICHEL SIDIBÉ, executive director of UNAIDS, says faith communities continue to have an important role to play in responding to the HIV crisis, especially in the global south...

After four years of Australia's offshore asylum seeker detention program, SUSAN ANDERSON, of World Vision Australia, says it's high time those being held on Manus Island and Nauru were brought to Australia...

As the salaries of BBC stars were made public in the UK this week (and there are calls for the same to be done in Australia in regard to public broadcaster the ABC), MAL FLETCHER, writing from London, looks at the arguments in support...

Rev THOMAS J REESE, a commisioner on the US Commission on International Religious Freedom, explains why Patriarch Antonios of Eritrea is one of his "heroes"...

DAVID GUSHEE, in an article first published by Religion News Service, grapples with how to respond when vulnerable people such as the homeless or mentally ill come into church...

Reflecting on the case of 11-month-old British baby Charlie Gard which has provoked headlines around the world this week, MAL FLETCHER argues that the outcome should have a bias toward preserving life...

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