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The Sea of Faith

The Sea of Faith Network is an association of people who have a common interest in exploring religious thought and expression from a non-dogmatic and human-oriented standpoint


The Sea of Faith Network (New Zealand) is slowly accumulating a library of documents, some of which have been authored by members and, especially in the case of papers, by invited guest speakers.

  • Newsletters
  • Audio/Visual Files
  • Conference Papers
  • Other Papers
  • Book Reviews

    You may use any of the material in these documents for non-commercial purposes provided that you do so in a fair context and that you acknowledge the source.


    Conference Programmes, Papers, Visuals and Audios

  • 2019 "Transforming Communities: Finding meaning in a consumer-driven world

  • 2018 "Religion for a sustainable future

    2017 "Reformation 2.0, Luther lit a fuse, what happens next?"

    2016 "With or Without God: Community in a Post-Theistic World"

    2015 "Micawber or Cassandra? Responding To An Increasingly Uncertain Future"

    2014 "Exploring Inner Space: Can Spirit, Soul and Free-will Survive the Scrutiny?"

    2013 "Tell Me the New, New Story"

    2012 "The Revaluing of All Values: What Values Do We Need To Survive"

    2011 "Pulling Us Back From The Brink: Economics? Science? Religion?"

    2010 "Compassion and Crisis: Our Human Dilemma"

    2009 "Who Needs Jesus? Life in the 21st Century

    2008 "The Ecological Imperative: Is Tomorrow's God Gaia?

    Auckland Regional Conference on Religious Terrorism 19 July 2008

    2007 "Retelling The Story"

    2006 "After Religion, What? — Is Nothing Sacred Anymore?"

    2005 "What Makes Us Human — Dialogues With Art, Religion and Science"

    2004 "20 Years On — Faith Evolving"

    2003 "Making War — Making Peace"

    2002 "Creative Uncertainty"

    2001 "You Make Community Makes You"

    2000 "Beyond Belief"

    1999 "Mother Earth v. Father God?"

    1998 "Inventing Reality"

    1997 "Faith on the Margins"




    Other Papers

    Book Reviews - By Title

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