Bulimba Parish are hosting a conversation on the Australian Bishops’ Statement on Ageing on Tuesday 9 May, Pastoral Centre, 25 Main Street, Bulimba, 7 – 8.30 p.m. with guest Marcus Riley, Chief Executive of Ballycara.
The Commission encourages Catholics to take part in training on nonviolent direct action as part of our commitment to effective climate action. Nonviolent Action for Climate Justice
We invite you to commemorate the 45th Anniversary of the “Justicia in Mundo” Justice in the World Statement of the Synod of Bishops, 1971 by attending the lecture Justice in the World: Challenges for the Church Today presented by Rev Prof Frank Brennan SJ.
Date: Tuesday 29 November
Time: The lecture runs from 7.00pm-8.30pm, with refreshments provided from 6.30pm
Venue: Auditorium, Fr. Bernard O’Shea In-service Centre – 19 Lovedale Street Wilston
Enquiries: cjpcbrisbane.wordpress.com; facebook.com/TheologyintheCity
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Each lecture has been accredited 1.5 hours of accreditation to teach religion in a Catholic school
N.B. PD certificates will be available for collection at the end of the lecture
This event is brought to you by Brisbane Catholic Education, Catholic Justice and Peace Commission of Brisbane and Theology in the City – Formation in the Christian Faith.
Fr Sean McDonagh, well-known Irish eco-theologian, will be in Brisbane 1 – 5 November and you can hear him speak at a number of events organised by the Commission, Evangelisation Brisbane and Qld Churches Environment Network.
Christians in the Pacific ask us to pray for them as they face the challenges of climate change. Pray for Our Pacific – Parishes
Aboriginal Christians in Brisbane have issued a statement outlining their concerns about the Royal Commission into juvenile detention in the NT and their expectations of governments and churches. Statement on Don Dale Royal Commission
The Commission has issued a media release calling for Australian action after members of the Indonesian police unit D88 were reported to have shot and killed an 18 year old unarmed school boy in Nabire in West Papua. Schoolboy Killing in West Papua
The Justice & Peace Commission called for an end to the double standards being applied by the Australian Government in relation to human rights in our region. In particular, it asks why the Foreign Minister speaks out about human rights abuses in PNG and not in West Papua.