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The National School Chaplaincy Program

An Australian government initiative for chaplains in schools is highly controversial. What are the pros and cons?

Prostate problems

It's hard to know if a man should be more vigilant or more relaxed when it comes to the threat of prostate cancer

Greening our concrete world

The move to city living doesn't mean the end of home-grown fruit and veggies

Anzac soldiers speak

Book Review: Anzac Spirituality: The First AIF Soldiers Speak, by Daniel Reynaud

How to give your money away—and make it count

Australia and New Zealand are consistently ranked amongst the most generous nations in the world, but charities and the world around them are moving quickly. Braden Blyde explores the best ways to change lives overseas in an ever-changing world.

Sober doesn’t have to mean boring

The popularity of non-alcoholic drinks is on the rise and they're tasting better than ever

No Laughing Matter

What are the early warning signs of dementia? And is there any way to prevent it in the first place? Vania Chew says the answers may be simpler than you think.

Bittersweet: The Christian–Aboriginal connection

Can an Aboriginal person be fully Christian without denying their cultural heritage? Kent Kingston explores recent books, music and movies that touch on the issue.

Seeking a good death: The challenge of legalised euthanasia

Victoria is on track to allow doctor-assisted suicide from next year. New Zealand is not far behind. Bruce Manners examines the issue.

Godless nation?

More Aussies than ever say they’re not religious, but the evidence doesn’t show they’re hardcore atheists either, says Bruce Manners.

Book Review: T G H Strehlow: Journey to Horseshoe Bend

A look into the book, Journey to Horseshoe Bend written about Pastor Carl Strehlow by his son Theo.

The Anzac Institution

It is a commonplace idea that nation Australia was born on the shores of Gallipoli on April 25, 1915, although many historians argue that it is misplaced.