Religion

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M&S ‘believe’ Christmas jumper becomes ‘new uniform’ for UK clergy
Marks & Spencer’s £19.50 black jumper is unexpected hit with female priests

Harriet Sherwood

08, Dec, 2021 @12:18 PM

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Labor reaches out to religious communities with faith and climate summit
Kristina Keneally expresses support for every school to require all staff to ‘live out and profess’ its values

Paul Karp

06, Dec, 2021 @9:27 PM

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Pope castigates Europe over migration crisis during return to Lesbos
Francis says fear, indifference and cynical disregard continue to condemn people to death at sea

Helena Smith in Athens

05, Dec, 2021 @4:47 PM

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Why were the French first to have fewer children? Secularisation
Research shows the decline of religious influence in the 18th century explains the puzzle of lower fertility rates

Torsten Bell

05, Dec, 2021 @11:00 AM

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‘A new church’: why a Uniting reverend is preaching to Anglicans in a gay couple’s home
Peter Grace and Peter Sanders disagreed with the conservative Anglicanism of their Armidale diocese, so they left – and took the congregation with them

Tom Plevey

04, Dec, 2021 @7:00 PM

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I was told the 12 steps would cure my addiction. Why did I end up feeling more broken?
In this quasi-religious programme, ‘working the steps’ is the remedy for any problem, but for me the cracks soon started to show

Oscar Quine

04, Dec, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Nowhere left to pray: Hindu groups target Muslim sites in Gurgaon
The dwindling number of places available for the metropolis’s Muslims are becoming religious battlefields

Hannah Ellis-Petersen in Gurgaon

04, Dec, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Pope arrives in Cyprus after pledge to relocate 50 refugees to Italy
Pontiff’s visit comes as island struggles to cope with unprecedented influx of people

Helena Smith in Athens

02, Dec, 2021 @4:09 PM

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Islamophobia in the press must be tackled head-on. Silence is not an option | Miqdaad Versi
Our analysis shows that almost two-thirds of articles paint Muslims in a negative light, says Muslim Council of Britain spokesman Miqdaad Versi

Miqdaad Versi

02, Dec, 2021 @12:12 PM

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Coalition shelves bills on religious discrimination and federal Icac
As parliament adjourns, deal to protect gay students from discrimination in religious schools threatens conservative support

Paul Karp

02, Dec, 2021 @6:48 AM

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Religious discrimination bill: moderate Liberals strike deal to protect gay students
Proposed amendments to Sex Discrimination Act may not be enough to see legislation pass lower house this week

Sarah Martin Chief political correspondent

01, Dec, 2021 @9:32 AM

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A moment that changed me: when my beloved teacher taught us about mortal sin
I had impressed Mr Priamo with my passion for winning. In questioning his certainty I learned the eternal value of doubt and ambiguity

Michelle Orange

01, Dec, 2021 @7:00 AM

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