interfaith conversations

Jessica Butcher, who works near me in the office here, is coordinating a remarkable inter-faith project for March 2009, involving a visit from Indonesian Christian and Muslim leaders to Australia. The trip will involve 14 Indonesians, who, along with 14 Australians, will travel through parts of Victoria and Tasmania, offering opportunities for conversations with local…

History of God

i’m reading Karen Armstrong’s “History of God” at the moment. i thought it would be really dry, but i’m absolutely engrossed. She outlines the evolution of humankind’s perceptions and understanding of God through history. She skates over some things, it’s certainly not the whole picture (how could it be?), and i’d want to question her…