Recently, Broken Bay Diocese launched an exceptional kit responding to to domestic violence from a Catholic perspective. In launching it the Diocese explained: ‘The family is where safety, nurture, and the flourishing of individuals and relationships should be the primary experiences. Violence in the context of the family is particularly destructive, and absolutely contrary to a Christian … Continue reading Broken Bay Diocese Launches Domestic Violence Kit
Homelessness Week is an annual week coordinated by Homelessness Australia to raise awareness of people experiencing homelessness, the issues they face and the action needed to achieve enduring solutions. In 2018, Homelessness Week is the 6-12 August with a theme ‘Ending homelessness together’. Homelessness Week came about from various churches and missions running winter vigils … Continue reading Homelessness Week 2018
Welcome to Winter! It seems impossible that June is already here and the cold weather has finally arrived—after a few false starts! In this edition we cover a range of issues and recap some recent events. We have a wrap-up of our May Social Justice Gathering as well as from the service to mark International … Continue reading New Act Justly Is Here!
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.