The quest for myth and meaning
Christianity has a long—some would say indispensable—history of pacifism. At the very least, followers of the one who asked us to turn the other cheek should be wary of war and its promoters.
On 25 April, Australians and New Zealanders commemorate the centenary of the Anzac landing on the Gallipoli peninsula.
No power of hell, no scheme of man
For many of us with German heritage, this year’s commemorations of World War I might create an uneasy tension.
A Pastor and a Solider
Serving as a military chaplain in the Australian Defence Force takes a soldier-like commitment to the cause, while always remaining …