Thursday, September 15, 2011

AUSTRALIA: BISHOPS RELEASE SOCIAL JUSTICE STATEMENT

Social justice-statement

ARCHDIOCESE OF MELBOURNE REPORT: The Australian Catholic Bishops’ Conference Social Justice Statement 2011 - 2012 was launched today in the Archdiocese of Melbourne by Fr Joe Caddy, Chief Executive Officer, CatholicCare Melbourne.

Sr Mary Ó Shannassy sgs, Director, Catholic Prison Ministry, was the respondent.

The Statement was launched nationally in Sydney on Wednesday.

Download a copy of the Statement and other resources

Read Fr Joe Caddy's speech

Read about the national launch

Kairos Catholic Journal Issue 17 has two reflections on the Statement:

Executive Officer for Justice and Peace in the Melbourne Archdiocese, Mark Clarke

Executive Director of Catholic Social Services Victoria, Denis Fitzgerald

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