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Why I never doubt my faith in God

The recent Insights letters by David Palmer (Your Say, Oct/Nov 16) and Robert Henderson (Your Say Feb/Mar 17) both interest and disturb me, as is probably the purpose of...

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The future of faith

David Palmer (‘Your Say’, Insights, October/November) courageously sets out his views and the challenge that many of us have if we are to make sense of our faith...

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A question of belief

I am amazed by the planet on which I live and the life in it and the universe in which the planet is found. I am filled with wonder and awe when I contemplate this...

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New message? Bring back the old one

Moreover, brethren, I declare unto you the gospel which I preached unto you, which also ye have received, and wherein ye stand; By which also ye are saved, if ye keep...

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It’s time for an Australian Modern Day Slavery Act

The 25th March is the UN International Day of Remembrance for the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade. Heartbreakingly for 45.8 million people around...

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Jesus is coming back. On Netflix

The world’s biggest streaming service, Netflix, has announced it’s working on a new production. And it focuses on Jesus performing miracles, in our modern...

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Why are we fascinated with creating new life?

If this sounds familiar, it can be said that the story and effects come straight from the Ridley Scott (The Martian) playbook.

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Is this remake a beauty, or a beast

Review: Beauty and the Beast (PG) Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Ewan McGregor The fairy-tale of Beauty and the Beast has been in existence since the 1700s and,...

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In search of happiness

The days can get hard and for some, the days can be more unbearable than the rest. That’s why today is so important. It’s International Day of Happiness and no,...

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Hope and action for asylum seekers this Easter

The team at Give Hope: Uniting for Asylum Seekers is calling on members of the Synod and wider community to take action this Easter! Amid outrage at the treatment of...