For mainstream Jewish communities, the belief that Jesus is the Messiah is offensive and theologically flawed. That hasn't stopped Messianic Judaism from growing internationally. Today, the controversial faith welcomes Jews and "gentiles" alike.
Today, Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson has been sentenced to 12 month's detention for covering up child sexual abuse, but he was once known as the "Healing Bishop".
Urging women who have survived domestic abuse to abandon their religion leaves them more isolated and unsafe.
Exposure to anti-gay religious prejudice may have greater mental health consequences for LGB and heterosexual people than is conventionally recognised, a new study has found.
If you met two priests, a rabbi and an imam, would you presume that because of their religious beliefs they would oppose same-sex marriage? Well, think again.
High-profile Catholic priest Frank Brennan says while he agrees priests should pass on abuse allegations, he would break the law before reporting sexual abuse disclosed to him during confession.
Last week the ABC published an essay on domestic violence and the Christian church in Australia, prompting a far-ranging conversation about the way churches responds to victims of abuse. Here is a guide to how we've approached what the research tells us.
Church leaders in Australia say they abhor abuse of any kind. But advocates say the church is not just failing to sufficiently address domestic violence, it is both enabling and concealing it.