PM Glynn Institute

The PM Glynn Institute was established by Australian Catholic University in early 2016 to provide the Catholic community with a standing capacity to analyse public policy issues of concern not only to the Catholic Church and its services, but to the wider Australian community as well.

Shared landscapes. New conversations. Deeper thinking.


Democracy in a Religious World

The Democracy in a Religious World work stream contributes to a broadening of focus and attention to the role that religion and faith play in public policy issues.

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The End of Human Rights?

The meaning and implications of particular human rights have long been the subject of intense discussion with often widely differing interpretations, but as a society we seem to be in a period where a number of important rights are under increasing pressure.

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Strengthening Hope, Renewing Confidence

Hope and confidence in the future sometime seem in short supply, particularly in the current social and political climate.

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Dr Michael Casey
“Considering the contemporary world in its increasing complexity also means understanding religion and the foundations of faith as part of the important and enduring features of the social and political landscape.” 
Dr Michael Casey 
Director, PM Glynn Institute 


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