Anthony Foster RIP

Anthony Foster RIP

Anthony Foster, talks to the press after abuse survivors met Cardinal George Pell in the Hotel Quirinale, Rome, after Pell gave evidence to the The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. Picture by David Mirzoeff /i-ImagesSource:Supplied
Every Catholic parish bulletin should carry this sad news. Anthony Foster was a man of faith, integrity and commitment who called the Church out of dishonesty. His story witnessed to truth telling in a way the George Cardinal Pell failed to grasp.
Anthony Foster called a powerful institution to face its sin in ways that will haunt the hierarchy into the future. His name deserves to be acknowledged in Australian Church History as a voice for the abused, a challenge to clericalism and a witness to the Gospel call to conversion.
Rest in peace good and faithful servant
Tributes may be posted online here.
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Queensland Faith Communities Council


Queensland Faith Communities Council

Officially launched on 23 May 2017

(after 18 months of consultation)


We are a Queensland network of Faith Communities committed to:

  • advancing interfaith understanding and collaboration; and
  • making a positive contribution within the broader community.

Mission statement

We do this by:

  • engaging in dialogue that enhances our understanding of shared values and develops respect for our diversity;
  • publicly promoting interfaith relations by working together, through education, guidance and example, to support the positive outcomes of religious freedom, social justice, inclusivity and diversity.


Membership is open to any religious or faith/belief group or individual in Queensland interested in multi-faith activities, who can demonstrate support for the vision, mission and Code of Conduct of the Council.

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Why Study Religion?

Why Study Religion?.

via Why Study Religion?.

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Blogpost Archive

This site replaces a Blogpost site which continues to store a good archive of material.


You can access the old site here.

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