Roundup: Unreason, future of Occupy, Paul Simon, Elvis, basin plan, unfaith
Why would anyone heed ersatz “experts” over trained authorities far more qualified to comment on the origins of life or the worldview of the founding fathers?
The Future of Occupy collective, an international initiative supporting the movement’s self-reflection, has announced a new website to help provide both a signpost and a compass for that question.
Paul Simon asks good questions, and sort of seems to have his finger on the heartbeat spiritually of a culture, then and now. Sort of a God-chronicler by accident.
The ‘Gospel Church Service’ at the CountryLink Parkes Elvis Festival has evolved over the last 10 years and is now one of the highlights of the Festival.
Uniting Church leader says government should consider compensation over basin water cuts.
“My overall hope is that the energy that is put into this whole discussion is positive rather than unnecessary conflict.”
In terms of church attendance, Andrew Burnard puts a lot of Australia’s Christians to shame.