Faith-based groups across Australia are uniting to call on the Australian Government to participate and support the UN negotiations for a treaty banning nuclear weapons this year.

East Timor was a wonderful country to visit. The people were all very welcoming and friendly and it was so important to see such a close neighbour of Australia’s as it develops.

Victorian members Adam Van and Henrike Brussaard attended the Nonviolent Interfaith Leadership Program (NILP) last year, which was organised by Pace e Bene A

There's a lot of talk about dog whistling in Australian politics, and rightly so.

Ray Barraclough, Queensland SCM Friend and secretary of A Progressive Christian Voice (Australia), writes: