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Gail Jones’ One Another explores the life of Joseph Conrad and the transformative potential of reading

Joseph Conrad (1857-1924), the famous Polish-born author of Heart of Darkness, Lord Jim and The Secret Agent, among many other novels and short stories, is not a writer usually associated...

Dutton wants a ‘mature debate’ about nuclear power. By the time we’ve had one, new plants will be too late to replace coal

If you believe Newspoll and the Australian Financial Review, Australia wants to go nuclear – as long it’s small. Newspoll this week suggests a majority of us are in favour of...

What is the role of the mother? At the heart of Anatomy of a Fall is a critique of anti-feminist backlash

In Justine Triet’s French legal drama Anatomy of a Fall, novelist Sandra Voyter (Sandra Hüller) is on trial for murdering her husband, Samuel (Samuel Theis), after he falls to his...

The Lewis Trilogy is ultimately about a love for theatre: the sharing of stories in a strange little room

Over five engaging and enjoyable hours, the Lewis Trilogy, three works by Lewis Nowra, works insistently to convince its audience it is about love. Love that overcomes, that transcends, that...

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Calvin President Resigns Over Inappropriate Messages

The president of Calvin University has resigned after admitting he engaged in inappropriate communication with a member of the campus...

In Six-Hour Meeting, Park Street Votes to Affirm Current Leadership

Park Street Church voted to affirm senior minister Mark Booker on Sunday by a vote of 350 to 173, with...

Petra Means Rock Churches: Jordan Permits First Prayers in 1,400 Years

Imagine yourself as Indiana Jones, traversing the narrow, nearly mile-long Siq gorge, with mountain cliffs towering on either side. Turning...

Amid Catholic Crackdown, Nicaragua Closes 250 Evangelical Ministries

Trending After 140 Years, Alliance University Will Close Formerly Nyack College, the school was in bad...

Was Carnival Rapture Warning Courageous or Inappropriate? Brazil Debates Eschatology

When two Brazilian pop stars began chatting on live TV two weeks ago, few likely thought their conversation would start...

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