Archbishop Desmond Tutu ‘s deep spirituality drove him to fight for freedom and justice.
Archbishop Desmond Tutu is first and foremost, a spiritual leader, a man of deep prayer. This motivated his participation in supporting South Africa's liberation struggle.
Religious organisations have freedom under Australian law to practise their own doctrines and marriage rituals.
Even if secular law changes to allow same-sex couples to marry, churches are protected by religious freedom to choose who they will - or will not - marry.
A protester waves the South African flag during a mass protest demanding President Jacob Zuma step down.
The promise of Easter, which Christians around the world celebrate, can be likened to the new struggle in South Africa for a new leadership and government that cares about the people.
Clergy must abide by strict new rules governing their relationships.
The Anglican Church's new rules destroy the biblical principle of lay people as co-workers with the clergy.
The two church leaders want to promote togetherness between Catholics and Anglicans, but their own churches are bitterly divided.
in Australia, marriage is regulated by the state, not the church.
The role of religion in marriage has been distorted, helping the 'no' case for same-sex marriage to attract more attention than it deserves.
Protesters gather outside the recent Anglican church meeting.
The Anglican church has been criticised for standing against gay marriage, but it has taken a positive step on an issue that many activists see as more important.
Feminists played a major part in raising the profile of women in the church. Now they need to step up for same-sex marriage.
Justin Welby talks to protesters outside the Anglican summit.
In an attempt to avoid complete meltdown, the Anglican Church has sanctioned its US branch for backing same-sex marriage.
Sexuality is proving a destructive issue for the church.
The church is too diverse to be governed from Canterbury and should agree to disagree on issues such as women priests and bishops and sexuality.