Category: News

Australian Companies Under Pressure To Make the Ethical Grade

Three months since the Australian Modern Slavery Act was legislated, an industry-leading report has revealed that Australian fashion brands are feeling the pressure to...

Uniting Church Responds to 2019 Budget

The Morrison Coalition government has handed down its first, and perhaps last, federal budget. Delivering a wide spanning speech in federal parliament, Treasurer Josh...

Q&A with Dr Anthony Rees

Dr Anthony Rees has been a faculty member of United Theological College since 2015.  His current areas of research include the construction of gender in the Old...

Climate Change and the 2019 election

Last summer was Australia’s hottest on record. Last month more than one million children from more than 100 countries walked out of school to demand action for a safe...

An in-depth look at Luke

On Sunday, 16 March Rev. Dr Bill Loader took an audience through a closer look of the Gospel of Luke. ‘Looking at Luke’ took place at Blacktown Uniting...

All faith SRE launches “Year of Values”

Faith leaders have claimed 2019 as ‘the year of values’, and launched a video highlighting the mental health and multicultural benefits of special religious...

Does the Lord’s Prayer Belong in Parliament?

The Lord’s Prayer has long accompanied the beginning of Parliamentary sittings in Australia, but in multicultural and mutli-faith Australia, this practice might be...

Cyclone Idai devastates

On 14 March, a devastating cyclone made landfall and tore across south-eastern Africa. The UN have said it might be the worst weather-related disaster to hit the...

Uniting at Mardi Gras

When members of the Uniting Church and Uniting took place in the 2019 Sydney Mardi Gras, it was the continuation of a long running tradition. Warren Talbot is the...

Rest and Reflect at Engadine Uniting Church

Engadine Uniting Church launched their community space Rest and Reflect last month. Councillor Carmelo Pesce, Mayor of Sutherland Shire, Councillor Diedree Steinwall,...