Dear Readers, Welcome to our October-November 2019 edition of Act Justly. We begin with an overview of our annual Tri-Diocesan Social Justice Reflection Evening which focused on last year’s social justice statement “A Place to Call Home: Making a Home for Everyone in our Land.” In recognising that there is still a lot more work … Continue reading New Act Justly – October-November 2019
Dear Readers, Welcome to our August-September 2019 edition of Act Justly! We begin this issue of Act Justly by letting you know how one of our social justice groups organised a celebration for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Sunday in their parish. We update you on what a recently released report Lives on Hold say … Continue reading New Act Justly – August-September 2019
Dear Readers, Welcome to our June-July 2019 edition of Act Justly! For those of you who are not already aware, we begin this issue by saying farewell to Dr Kim Doyle from our office, who has taken up a new job. In the wake of the devastating terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka on … Continue reading New Act Justly – June-July 2019!
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