During Anti-Poverty Week 2018, on Wed 17 October, we will be hosting a Lunchtime Conversation with Brian Lawrence on Child Poverty within Families, followed by an Ecumenical Anti-Poverty Prayer Service. All are welcome.
In 2015, Pope Francis wrote “an urgent letter” to “everyone on the planet” to express his concern for the devastation that humans are causing to our Earth and its climate, and to ask all people to change the way we treat the Earth, each other and the poor. How are you and your parish responding to the Pope’s urgent request?
At this time of change in Australian
politics, it’s time to change our approach to refugees and people seeking
This was a call from more than 60 people from
20 Melbourne Catholic parishes on Saturday 25 August. They were gathered for the 14th Welcome the Asylum Seeker Parish Support forum.