Bernard KeaneMay 5, 201713 Comments
The complaints from Catholic schools that their big rise in Gonski 2.0 funding isn't as much as government schools is simply rentseeking, and nothing to do with the great debates of the past.
Feb 8, 20175 Comments
Vaticanologist Michael Hewitt-Gleeson wonders what Jesus would have to say to his flock were he around to see the royal commission into child sexual abuse.
Dec 21, 20163 Comments
The source of funding for the mysterious Marriage Alliance group has finally been revealed.
Jun 24, 20161 Comment
Paedophile priest John Joseph Farrell wrote a masters thesis on another paeodphile priest, who served the same diocese. And two bishops helped him write it, writes freelance writer Kate Doak.
Michael SainsburyJun 8, 20164 Comments
China's recent tolerance of organised religion might be drawing to a close.
Josh TaylorApr 19, 20166 Comments
Why Telstra supported, then opposed, then supported standing up for same-sex marriage.
CrikeyMar 7, 20168 Comments
The question that many are now asking is this: Where are you going, Cardinal Pell? Vaticanologist Michael Hewitt-Gleeson explores four options and makes his predictions.
Bernard KeaneDec 9, 201530 Comments
Tony Abbott's attacks on Islam and demands for more military intervention in the Middle East reflect how advocates of the War on Terror have the same agenda as the people they want to fight.
Guy RundleDec 2, 201516 Comments
A discrimination case in Tasmania could end up undermining religious schools. But that might be for the best ...
Jun 5, 20157 Comments
The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has said it will call Cardinal George Pell to front the front the commission. Freelance journalist Brihony Tulloch reports on the complicated rise of George Pell.