On May 4 Eastwood Uniting Church welcomed over 350 people from faith, community and union organisations from across Sydney. They came together for an Assembly on housing affordability organised by the Sydney Alliance. People from different ages, backgrounds and occupation shared their personal struggles with housing costs and asked the new Minister for Planning, Anthony … Continue reading Join Archbishop Anthony at our Next Affordable Housing Assembly with the Minister and Greater Sydney Commission!!
We are happy to release our June/July issue of Act Justly! It is hard to believe this is our mid-year issue already! The slow days of January and Lent have sped into the cold, short days of winter. Yet, we have kept working at quite a pace, and, as always, the work of Catholics across … Continue reading Latest Act Justly is Here!
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