Resources from the October 17 Social Justice Gathering

For all of those who came to our Gathering at St Patrick’s, Summer Hill on Saturday, thank you once again for your passion and efforts to be truly loving neighbours to all! It was an inspiration and privilege to spend the day with you.

Below are the links to the various resources you received in you social justice ‘showbags’. There are also links to some of the organisations we discussed during the day. If there are any we have missed please email us and we will update this list.

Stay tuned for more updates and an article on our day together in the JPO’s upcoming newsletter, Act Justly.

JPO Team

Resources

Here you will find links to the ‘Towards a Social Justice’ booklet, copies of our newsletter ‘Act Justly’ and a range of resources on forming and developing a social justice group in your parish, and a list of upcoming events.

http://justiceandpeace.org.au/

http://justiceandpeace.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Justice-Peace-Office-Ministry-Resource-2015.pdf

http://justiceandpeace.org.au/our-newsletter-act-justly/

Here you will find all of the ACSJC resources in your ‘showbags’, including the Statement and the PowerPoint played at the beginning of the day.

http://www.socialjustice.catholic.org.au/publications/social-justice-statement-2015-16

Three great sites for information on refugees. The JRS and HoW ones were mentioned during the day as places that may need donations.

http://www.jrs.org.au/

http://www.houseofwelcome.com.au/

http://www.ssi.org.au/

Here you will find information about upcoming events related to caring for creation, including the People’s Climate March that was mentioned during the day. Lots of wonderful resources on the encyclical Laudato Si’ are also available

http://catholicearthcare.org.au/

These are a couple of ecumenical Christian coalitions working on a range of issues, as mentioned during the day.

http://www.commongrace.org.au/

http://www.micahaustralia.org/

This is a copy of the aid info booklet.

https://australianaid.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/CFAA_CampaignBooklet.pdf