Join us as we shed some light on the big social justice issues of today! Topics include: Domestic Violence; The Church and Mining – an Update from Rome; Post-Election Analysis on Housing, Climate, Wages and Labour, and Refugee and Asylum Seekers; and a parishioner panel and discussion on Developing an Archdiocesan Social Justice Coordination Team. … Continue reading Social Justice Gathering – Hot Topics
The Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney is holding a Mass of Remembrance and a Candlelight Vigil for the victims of the Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka. Archbishop Fisher has invited everyone to join him this Friday 26th April 2019 at 5.30pm Mass in St Mary’s Cathedral to commend the souls of our brothers and sisters to … Continue reading Mass and Candlelight Vigil for Victims of the Easter Sunday Bombings
The Australian Catholic Bishops Conference has just released a Statement for the Federal Election. It is not a ‘who-to-vote’ for guide, but rather a Statement that guides us to Catholic values and teachings broadly and on specific issues so that we can make a more informed decision at the ballot box as engaged Catholics and … Continue reading Australian Catholic Bishops’ Election Statement
The Justice and Peace Office works collaboratively with other Catholic organisations, and with people of all faiths and none, to address shared concerns in a range of social justice areas.