"The fundamental polarity of human life between what is and what ought to be, between lack and fulfillment, between determination and freedom, is not abnormal; it is the norm. Every person is exposed to it because of the inescapable structure of human formation." (Adrian van Kaam, The Transcendent Self, Dimension Books, 1979, 172.)

No, Mr Hockey, the Budget Is Not Fair

JHockeybudgetMany Australians, myself included, believed that the Federal Budget was unfair. So Treasurer Joe Hockey'srecent speech in defence of its fairness offers a welcome challenge. His argument deserves reflection, Read more.