- Promote progressive Christian thought and practice.
- Explore the implications of critical biblical scholarship and the emerging proposals of eminent contemporary theologians, scholars and others.
- Explore alternatives to traditional religious beliefs and practices and new ways to understand religious faith.
The Network will:
- Provide opportunities for sharing experience, knowledge andresources among members and other interested persons
- Organise seminars, colloquiums and discussions
- Coordinate and promote speaking tours by eminent international and Australian thinkers and teachers
- Encourage Australian scholars, theologians and others to conduct research, write, speak and teach on aspects ofprogressive Christian thought and practice and
- Interact with kindred bodies at the national and international level to pursue common aims.