Join us on Facebook today as we learn about Sister Dorothy Stang of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur. Also known as the Martyr of the Amazon, she advocated on behalf of the landless, poor and indigenous peoples from the Anapu region of Brazil. Courageous in her fight for social justice, her legacy lives … Continue reading Sister Dorothy Stang, Angel of the Amazon
With the Pope’s encyclical on ecology just around the corner head on over to Catholic Earthcare Australia’s website to learn everything you need to know about encyclicals generally as well as the great work Earthcare is doing in the lead up. There are lots of good resources to use and explore, as well as events … Continue reading Encyclical 101
Ahead of the publication of Pope Francis’ much anticipated encyclical on ecology, enjoy this video from the Catholic News Service and learn about the Church’s role and history in promoting the stewardship of creation.
Now more than ever, there is a need for Catholics to participate in public life. As pressures on families and individuals increase, our vote in the NSW State Election on the 28th March 2015 will be vital to moving towards a more just society, where the dignity of the human person is upheld and people … Continue reading Your Vote Matters: Issues to consider in the NSW State Election