Pope Francis meets President Anote Tong of Kiribati The President of Kiribati Anote Tong and a delegation of Kiribati leaders has met with Pope Francis, the head of the Catholic church. A statement released by the Vatican after the meeting said the main topic of conversation had been the protection of the environment and the … Continue reading Pacific Calling Partnership need your help!
Every month, we will choose a justice and issue and provide basic information to help kick start your own judgements and actions. PEACE AND CONFLICT Basic Information on the Just War Doctrine To judge whether or not entering into wars are just, it is necessary to explore the principles of the Just War Doctrine, which … Continue reading ISSUE 1: Peace and Conflict
For many years our (MSC Mission) Office has also provided finance, religious literature and more recently containers full of items of furniture etc. to be used, among others, by refugees. Ever since I offered Mass for the survivors of the Tampa many years ago, my heart has been distressed and perplexed by the cruel solutions … Continue reading A Reflection by Fr. Adrian F. Meaney MSC on Refugees
St George resident, Hamish Stewart, 41, was diagnosed with Schizophrenia 20 years ago. His condition affected his career, confidence and relationships, but an innovative collaboration between two St George area organisations has helped Hamish turn his life around. Despite holding several qualifications, including a Certificate in Business and a cook’s apprenticeship, for years Hamish’s Schizophrenia … Continue reading Innovative Project Changes Life for St George Resident with Mental Illness
On the 15th of January, an international coalition of Catholic organisations and leaders committed to a sustainable climate future launched the Global Catholic Climate Movement (GCCM). At the launch, the group released a statement underpinned by Catholic teachings and calling for prayer and action among the world’s Catholic population to work together on climate issues. … Continue reading Global Catholic Climate Movement