The Mabo decision was a legal and cultural milestone in Australia, but thirty years on, how has it changed theology?
For decades Dr Anne Pattel-Gray has been calling for racial justice in and through Christian churches.
She says Mabo “shifts our whole perspective of how we interpret the Bible, of how we do theology.”
Aunty Dr Anne Pattel-Gray is a Bidjara activist and theologian who has been a key figure in the movement to decolonise Australian theology for decades.
She is the author of The Great White Flood, which has become a landmark text in religious studies, and was recently appointed Professor of Indigenous Studies at the…