WEDNESDAY 9 November 7-9 pm Wesley Uniting Church 148 Lonsdale
05:58 pm | Rally for refugees – Saturday 5 November 1pm State Library, cnr Swanston & La Trobe Sts Melbourne Endorsed by…Nov 1 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
01:26 pm | Fr Sean McDonagh will speak on Tuesday 15 November 7.30 pm at the Cardinal Knox Centre, 383 Albert St.,…Nov 1 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
09:25 am | Wednesday 30 November 7.00-7:30pm The Yarra Theological Union Study Centre 34 Bedford Street Box Hill At 7:30 an address by…Nov 1 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
08:21 pm | WEDNESDAY 9 November 7-9 pm Wesley Uniting Church 148 Lonsdale Street Melbourne Keynote speakers Mr Stuart McMillan President Uniting Church Rev Ken…Oct 4 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
Insider’s view of Laudato Si’ of Pope Francis
Yarra Institute passes baton to the new Centre for Research in Religion & Social Policy.
Stalwarts for social justice: Bill Neville & Bernard Carey.
World religious leaders at Assisi: be artisans of peace.
A glimmer of hope? Or just a passing moment?
A spirituality for just-peacemakers.
Don’t blame welfare for budget woes.
Political disengagement: can we afford it?
Heartlessness versus homelessness.
Pope Francis in Poland: on immigrants & Islam
Food insecurity: a view from the soup van.
‘Submission’ by Michele Houellebecq
Why the debates about Islam have gone off the rails.
Building a just peace.
06:56 pm | Gary Harkin. Antonio Guterres has recently been appointed the Secretary General designate of the UN. He hails from Portugal, was born in 1949 (aged 67), and has a strong background in public service and administration at the highest level. He has a reputation for advocacy and dialogue, and is fluent in Portuguese, English, French, and…Oct 29 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
06:29 pm | John Menadue Courtesy of his blog. Globalisation and open trade have brought great benefits to the world. But not for everyone. The political and economic order built from of the ruins of WWII is now under challenge, with an ominous retreat into protectionism and xenophobia. We have seen it in Brexit, with working people feeling…Oct 29 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
04:01 pm | Arnold Heredia. The total fabric of Pakistan changed with its engagement in the United States’ proxy war against USSR in Afghanistan in the 1980s, a war to vindicate US humiliation in Vietnam. Pakistan was carved out of undivided India in 1947 as a homeland for Indian Muslims. Even so, the Father of the Nation, Jinnah,…Oct 29 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
07:56 pm | Sunday 23 October 2-4pm Kildara rear 39 Stanhope Street East Malvern Dr Richard Tanter is Senior Research Associate at the Nautilus Institute, and Professor in the School of Political and Social Studies at the University of Melbourne. 12:30 for 1pm shared meal for the October Agape of Pax Christi Victoria Inc.…Oct 2 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
10:40 am | Follow the links to full versions of these articles. Download a .pdf of SPC News Yarra Institute passes baton to the new Centre for Research in Religion & Social Policy Bruce Duncan Social Policy Connections and the Yarra Institute are delighted to welcome the establishment of the new Centre for Research in Religion & Social Policy…Oct 31 2016 / No Comment / Read More »