Mission and goals of the Centre
The Inter-Religious Dialogue Network, IDN (formerly known as the Centre for Inter-religious Dialogue or CID) was established in August 2006 as a national initiative of Australian Catholic University.
Located in the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy at Australian Catholic University, the Inter-Religious Dialogue Network is inspired by the vision of Vatican II.
Through research, teaching and community engagement to promote inter-religious dialogue, mutual understanding and respect.
- Provide leadership to initiatives in inter-religious dialogue
- Make a sustained intellectual contribution to inter-religious dialogue from the perspective of the Catholic tradition
- Support international research into inter-religious dialogue
- Bring inter-religious perspectives and insights to contemporary social issues.