Kurt Mahlburg

About Kurt Mahlburg

Kurt Mahlburg is Canberra Declaration's Features Editor. He also works as a primary school teacher and a freelance writer. He blogs at Cross + Culture and is a regular contributor at the Spectator Australia, MercatorNet, Caldron Pool and The Good Sauce, among other online publications.

Kurt has published a book, Cross and Culture: Can Jesus Save the West?, with rigorous analysis of the modern malaise in Western society.

He has a particular interest in speaking the truths of Jesus into the public square in a way that makes sense to a secular culture and that gives Christians courage to do the same.

Kurt has also studied architecture, has lived for two years on a remote island in Indonesia, is fluent in several Indonesian languages, and among his other interests are philosophy, history, surf, the outdoors, and travel.
31 05, 2021

How Hinduism Points to Jesus

By |2021-05-24T20:45:37+10:00May 31st, 2021|Faith|2 Comments

Since the 1960s, Hinduism has profoundly shaped the West. But it goes beyond vegan food, henna and hippy culture. We’re all one with God; there’s a divine spark within each of us; I’ll find my own path -- all of these Hindu ideas have gone ...read more

21 05, 2021

The God-Man: Who is Jesus?

By |2021-05-21T12:12:07+10:00May 21st, 2021|Faith|0 Comments

Part 1 of a series on the identity of Jesus of Nazareth. Jesus is God: fully human, and fully divine. From the early church on, Christians have believed that God is one, but that he is three persons: Father, Son and Spirit — also known ...read more

17 05, 2021

How Buddhism Points to Jesus

By |2021-05-17T11:36:22+10:00May 17th, 2021|Faith|0 Comments

Let’s be honest, it’s the world’s most fashionable religion. Buddhism has an exciting mystique about it, especially for us spiritually starved Westerners. Mindfulness has gone mainstream, along with Zen gardens and the Dalai Lama. Buddhist themes light up our cinemas, from The Matrix to Kung Fu ...read more

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