Faith at Work promotes vibrant conversations about the practical, moral and ethical issues confronting workplaces and the broader community. Each event takes place in a relaxed setting, featuring a prominent citizen talking about their personal story and their ideas on work, faith, politics and culture.
This year’s Faith at Work series has got off to a great start. The auditorium at the Museum of Sydney was packed with people waiting to hear federal opposition leader, Bill Shorten, talk about how his public policies have been influenced by his private beliefs.
On March 8th, Professor Richard Rymarz joined us for our second Faith at Work Dialogue for the year. The theologian and author shared his insights into the current state of Catholic schools...
The podcasts for the Faith At Work Dialogues with Bill Shorten and Richard Rymarz will be available soon.
Margaret Cunneen, SC:
Faith, Work and the Law
Tim Wilson, former Australian Human Rights Commissioner:
Religious Freedom in the 21st Century
John Robertson, MP
In our third Faith at Work dialogue, Tony Farley, Executive Director of CCER was joined by Margaret Cunneen, S.C. in a discussion about Faith, Work and the Law. In a relaxed and intimate setting, Tony and Margaret discussed her faith, family and career. The audience was inspired by Margaret’s sincere discussion of how her faith has influenced her life and career.
In the second of our series of Faith at Work events, Tony Farley, Executive Director of CCER interviewed Tim Wilson. Tony and Tim discussed many topics from religious freedom to the importance of civil discourse, Tim’s political ambitions and his recent resignation from the role of Australian Human Rights Commissioner. Tim spoke candidly about his upbringing, views on the Catholic Church, a pluralist state and morality in what proved to be an interesting and lively discussion.