Smith Lecture library

The thin red line

Bruce Robinson
Sydney
20 Oct 2016
For the teenagers of today there is a thin red line between fun and catastrophe

The secular juggernaut

Roy Williams
Sydney
5 Nov 2015
Christianity is perceived by more Australians than ever as implausible, undesirable or irrelevant. Why is it so? Does it matter?

Child sexual abuse and the churches

Patrick Parkinson
Sydney
21 Oct 2013
A story of moral failure?

Eros, intimacy and the mind of God

Patricia Weerakoon
Sydney
6 Sep 2012
What does our sexuality tell us about God?

Words of power

John Harris
Sydney
20 Oct 2011
Does the Bible still have a place in a just society?

Would we be better off without religion?

John Dickson
Perth
21 Sep 2011
Does religion lead to violence?

Balance in a busy culture

Tim Chester
Perth
22 Oct 2010
Is there any way out of today's frantic culture?

The future of truth

Edwin Judge
Sydney
21 Oct 2010
The paradox of private faith and public reality

The global financial crisis

Ian Harper
Sydney
3 Sep 2009
A crisis of credit and faith?

One world one dream

David Rowbottom
Perth
28 Aug 2008
Can sport unite us?