The major religious groups in NSW have united to form a new peak body, representing their common interests at all levels of government.
A suburban pastor organised a rally on religious freedom, then was invited to talk to the Shadow Attorney-General. Yet he doesn’t see himself as political.
It’s a bit of a buzz term – when we say “Australia is a secular country”, are we talking about a freedom *from* religion or a freedom *for* religion?
“Nobody is entitled not to have their fundamental and cherished views challenged,” says Lord Jonathan Sumption, emeritus judge of the UK Supreme Court.
Three short videos providing a great explainer about Religious Discrimination in Australia and the Religious Discrimination Bill.
While there are obvious consequences for Christians, Churches, and other ministries, there is another consequence that few people realise.