At our recent Social Justice Gathering, many committed to coming along to the Affordable Housing Assembly with Planning Minister Anthony Roberts next Thursday night. So we wanted to encourage you to still do that. Below are the final details on how the night will run. Firstly, if you haven’t registered with the Sydney Alliance yet … Continue reading May 4th Housing Assembly – Real Action Following Social Justice Gathering
In late March Archbishop Fisher OP spoke at the Catholic Business Network lunch about the nature of our democracy and the role institutions of various persuasions should play in making it healthy, robust and alive with courteous debate. One of the major points he made was to note that the Church has a proper role … Continue reading Ending Human Trafficking and Slavery – Archbishop Commits Sydney Church to Action
Catholics from across Sydney came together on April 1st and once again proved that our Archdiocese is full of talented and passionate people committed to bearing public witness to their faith by working for justice. Twice a year we get to come together at our Social Justice Gatherings and each time the numbers and energy … Continue reading Social Justice Gathering Wrap Up and Resources
We are thrilled to bring you the latest edition of Act Justly. In this Issue we have the moving and urgent Pastoral Message recently made by the South Sudanese Bishops to their people as well as the international community. We also have articles on new research indicating the ticking-time bomb for our retirement system hidden … Continue reading New Act Justly is here!
Many Catholics across our city are affected by the lack of affordable housing. For the most vulnerable amongst us this looks like homelessness, for the more fortunate it looks like a lifetime of expensive, insecure renting and a retirement marred by poverty with no family home to provide an income or security. For many it … Continue reading Affordable Housing Assembly