Cath Talk Blog

Friday, 29 November 2013 01:57

"If religious people are disqualified on the basis of their lack of neutrality, adherents of other belief systems, such as secularism, should be dealt with likewise." An article by Margaret Somerville from The Globe and Mail.

Monday, 18 November 2013 03:51

China has relaxed its one-child policy and put an end to notorious labour camps in a sweeping reform plan aimed at stabilising the population. And what has brought about this change in policy? Well it turns out that if you try and command the fertility of the largest nation on Earth, unexpected and unwelcome results can crop up.

Friday, 08 November 2013 05:53

Pope Francis has called for an Extraordinary Synod to consider the Pastoral Challenges of the Family in the Context of Evangelisation. You are invited to complete a survey to share your experience regarding a range of issues facing the family of today.

Monday, 04 November 2013 00:30

"I hate to say it, but the recently established ABC FactCheck unit is anything but" (Bill Muehlenberg). According to commentators, the ABC FactCheck is really all myth. So how are they getting away with it?

Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

The proponents for changing the definition of marriage in Australia do not plan to give up and intend to continue what they see as a struggle until they get their way. In truth, the current debate about marriage is not about discrimination or equality, but in fact definition. What is marriage?