As we hear that 30% of the Great Barrier Reef coral was ‘cooked’ to death in 2016 and as our brothers and sisters across Oceania call on our Bishops to ‘care for our common home’, it seems more urgent that we each do what we can to care for the Earth who is crying out … Continue reading Solar Bulk Buy Closing Soon!
Come and join us for our first Social Justice Gathering for 2018! We will have panels of speakers on a variety of topics related to our theme for the day which will focus on solar energy and anti-slavery projects. There will be a mix of practical and informative sessions and time to renew or begin … Continue reading Social Justice Gathering – Caring for God’s Creation, Caring for God’s People
Happy Easter! May the joy of the risen Christ fill your lives during this Eastertide. Welcome to our second Act Justly for 2018 which has turned out to be an extended version as there is just so much news to update you on. A large part of this issue is devoted to combating modern slavery, … Continue reading Latest Act Justly Out Now!
On March 14 the ABS released the data on homelessness collected during the 2016 Census. The situation is worse than at our last Census in 2011. Overall national homelessness rates have risen dramatically, and in some of our capital cities, cities often celebrated for their housing booms, the situation is unjustifiably and unfairly worse, especially … Continue reading New Homelessness Figures Released: It’s Worse than Five Years Ago