Rise Up Australia candidate Pam Hecht says Muslims are paying Aborigines to convert to Islam. Photo: riseupaustraliaparty.com A federal election candidate in western Queensland has accused Muslims of paying Aborigines to convert to Islam. Speaking to ABC Western Queensland, Rise Up Australia candidate Pam Hecht said the biggest issue facing people in the electorate of … More They come here by boats – and then convert our Aborigines!
Hillsong megachurch pastor says church should be more understanding of gays GSN can reveal that the founder of Australia’s most successful Pentecostal ‘megachurch’ has sent a message to all of his church campuses around the world saying that gays and lesbians should feel welcome there and implying things like same-sex marriage may be things Christians … More Sorry Steve, just one more
How do we treat our conversations about God? Are our meetings where we gather as church necessarily confined to a ‘church’ space, or can we gather in the market place? Is a Pub, with all its noise and alcohol, a legitimate place to meet as church, and if so, what kinds of conversations might you have there? … More Theology on Tap: Pub church?
As Syria, Egypt, and now Lebanon burns amid fearsome scenes of another bomb blast outside mosques, undoubtedly connected to the developing civil war in the Middle East between Sunni and Shia Muslims, it is time for the world’s community to pray for a peaceful resolution and for stability to return to the region. News reports … More Islamic civil war escalates
Of course, we all have our moments, and none of us is perfect, but our politicians, being constantly in the spotlight throughout election campaigns, have a hard job maintaining their cool under pressure, it seems. Mr Abbott, frustrated by Mr Rudd’s inability to end a sentence, wondered aloud if he’d ever shut up, which was … More Who are you when (you think) no one is looking?
Marriage Equality and Religion: Frequently Asked Questions What is marriage? It depends. The definition of marriage has always varied depending on the religious, cultural and political circumstances of a particular society. In some contexts, marriage is a covenant of love; in others it involves primarily a legal arrangement ensuring property inheritance rights. It is often … More The Truth About Marriage; neither God nor the Church invented it
Media Release Kevin ‘Judas’ Rudd’s Shameless Betrayal Mr Rudd’s sudden conversion to support homosexual marriage, on the road to the federal election, is betrayal upon betrayal, according to the Australian Christian Values Institute (ACVI). The newly released Christian Values Checklist shows that Labor, under Mr Rudd, has embraced the Green’s moral decadence and … More Kevin Rudd worse than Judas
From the Daily Mail… Millionaire gay fathers to sue the Church of England for not allowing them to get married in the church The first legal challenge to the Church of England’s ban on same-sex marriage was launched today – months before the first gay wedding can take place. Gay father Barrie Drewitt-Barlow declared: ‘I … More What Slippery Slope? Things they said would never happen!
bible for brains by: David Hayward It gets very frustrating when I try to initiate a conversation on a topic and people quote scripture after scripture after scripture. Then when I say I don’t agree with their view of scripture, they quote more scripture to support their view of scripture. Then when I tell them … More Bible for brains.