10 years since the Federal Government Intervention and everyone needs to remember that we experience the failings of that invasion every day." Yingiya Mark Guylua MLA, Independent member of Nhulunbuy and Elder and spokesperson of the Yolŋu Nations Assembly From his recent Open Letter to the Northern Territory Government: Genuine outcomes for Yolngu communities, June 1st 2017.
Please find invitation attached to attend this important forum in Melbourne on June 29th and consider passing this invitation on to friends and peers as requested below.
Anthony McCarthy’s moving presentation speaks from a personal perspective about the challenges and the imperatives of overcoming stigma of AIDS.
Anthony worked at Catholic HIV/AIDS Ministry with Marg Hayes for 10 years until late 2016, and did so without disclosing his HIV status in all that time.
Click here to watch Anthony's speech.
Friday 23 June: 5pm - 6.30pmListening to Pope Francis: Challenging Nationalism, Market Rule & Overconfidence in Technology.
ARCIC (the Anglican-Roman Catholic International Commission) was established in 1967 and has just published five agreed statements with commentaries from ARCIC II (1983–2005). The lecture will review their significance in the light of ecumenical progress since Vatican II and propose future priorities for theology, dialogue, church leadership and local pastoral activity.
Denis Edwards is a Professorial Fellow in Theology at Australian Catholic University and a priest of the Archdiocese of Adelaide. He has served on the Roman Catholic dialogues with both the Anglican Church in Australia and the Lutheran Church of Australia and has conducted research in the Theology of Receptive Ecumenism.