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Religion in Australia

Roger C. Thompson

Religion in Australia

a history

by Roger C. Thompson

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Published by New York, Oxford University Press in Melbourne .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Church and state -- Australia -- History.,
    • Religion and politics -- Australia -- History.,
    • Australia -- Church history.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 141-158) and index.

      StatementRoger C. Thompson.
      SeriesAustralian retrospectives
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR1480 .T46 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 165 p. ;
      Number of Pages165
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1236961M
      ISBN 100195535162
      LC Control Number94240543

        Year Book Australia by the Australian Bureau of Statistics Census data , Census data The Freedom of religion and belief in 21st century Australia report to the Australian Human Rights Commission prepared by Professors Gary Bouma and Desmond Cahill, Dr Hass Dellal and Athalia Zwartz.   A religious group has claimed that "religious freedom rights" allow it to ignore Australian laws governing land-clearing and other provisions regulating land development. The claim is clearly wrong. It is important to spell out why, so this false claim does not affect other, justifiable, arguments that can be made about appropriate protection of religious freedom..

        Hilliard dates the ‘s’ in Australia as beginning either with the visit of the Beatles in or the committing of troops to Vietnam in ; Tom Frame sees a period of ‘growing disinterest’ in religion from ; Chilton talks of the ‘long s’ extending well into the s: see, respectively, Hilliard, ‘Religious Crisis Author: R. J. W. Shiner.   This book needed to be written. A book about the folly of Religion. Folly is described in the Dictionary as being foolish, lack of sense and unwise conduct. This describes Religion perfectly. It is foolish to believe there is an invisible friend in the sky called God, who is watching over you and seven billion other people who reside here on Earth.

        Australia is the largest country in Oceania and it holds sixth position in the world as per the area is concerned with a rich and diversified control on Australia there is no specific state Section of the Australian Consttitution there is a prohibition for the federal Government to frame any law to establish or impose any religion on the citizen and to . NOTE: The information regarding Australia on this page is re-published from the World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Australia information contained here.


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