This seems to be the cry from most media outlets and social media platforms these days.
This week’s ABC Australia's 7:30 program’s coverage of the Church’s role and response to domestic violence in Australia was a very poor effort. It appears to once again try and make the Church seem irrelevant and possibly complicit. This time with a heinous social issue.
Very poor journalism and research was shown by the ABC. Old overseas research replaced present day real information.
There seems to be developing a certain amount of fear or anxiety amongst religious followers and those contemplating following a particular religious faith. There is a fear or an anxiousness with following their God! This fear may also be linked to the Australian census data of late. The misinterpreted ‘30% ‘No Religion’ category is causing quite an amount of unnecessary and unfounded angst in many religious followers and doubters alike. (See previous blog. 'Australian 2016 C
30% ‘No Religion’ does not equal 30% No God God is dead! God is dying! God never was! Many could be challenged to accept these notions, based on so much commentary since the 2016 census details came out this week. Bernard Salt in today’s The Weekend Australia misinterprets the 30% ‘No Religion’ statistic, I believe. “The rise of godliness, for that is what it is, has found resonance in every part of the nation and across all age groups.” Was the census question: Belief in God