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Exploring Indigenous Theology

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Saturday 6 April, Whitley College, Parkville, 5.30 refreshments. 6-8pm forum. Free Forum. All welcome. Speakers: Revd. Dr Garry Worete Deverell, Aboriginal theologian and Vicar, Anglican Church, Black Rock; Uncle Revd Ray Minniecon, NAIITS Board member and Program Elder,Univ. of Divinity; Uncle Revd Dr Terry LeBlanc; Aunty Jean Phillips; Aunty Revd Patricia Courtney; Brooke Prentis. Facilitated […]

March 21st, 2019 | Posted in Events,Indigenous Issues | Read More »

An ecumenical response to Laudato Si’.

Prominent experts discuss the burning issues of climate change & inequality, raised by Pope Francis’ Laudato Si’. Friday 8 March 5.30pm to Sunday 10 March 2019 2pm.St Clement’s Retreat Centre, Galong, NSW, 100km from Canberra. For information click HERE. Anglican Bishop Philip Huggins, President of the National Council of Churches Australia, will join leading ecologists, […]

February 11th, 2019 | Posted in Church and Social Justice,Events,SPC Events 2019,Stewardship of our planet | Read More »

Earth@Peace. How to secure ‘just & ecologically sustainable peace’.

23-24 April 2019 9am-5:30pm, and from 7.30pm. Pilgrim Theological College Melbourne29 College Crescent Parkville Melbourne $100 per day, $70 concession/student, $135 professional development (with certificate). $20 evening sessions, $15 concession. Payment on entry (no online booking for evenings). Earlybird discount 20% for standard and concession tickets before 23 February 2019. Book here. For full information, click here  |  see […]

February 11th, 2019 | Posted in Church and Social Justice,Events,Feature,Peace,Stewardship of our planet | Read More »

Francis – a voice crying out: becoming a humble, listening, & learning Church.

A seminar with Dr Austen Ivereigh, Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez, and local theologians and bishops. Friday 22 March 10am-1pm A contribution to the forthcoming Plenary Council in Australia. Information Br Mark O’Connor | mark-o’connor@marists.org.au

December 24th, 2018 | Posted in Church and Social Justice,Events | Read More »

Austen Ivereigh on Pope Francis.

Prominent UK author Dr Austen Ivereigh. Close & concrete: Pope Francis evangelising in a world of flux’. Tuesday 21 March 2019 5-6:30pmThe Oratory Newman College 887 Swanston Street Parkville Response by Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez of Honduras, coordinator of Pope Francis’s C9 group for Reform of the Church. Part of Helder Camara lecture series. Further information […]

December 24th, 2018 | Posted in Church and Social Justice,Events,Stewardship of our planet | Read More »

Prof Joseph Camilleri OAM on life in “our brave new world”.

Three lectures Tuesdays 11, 18, 25 September 6:15pm St Michael’s Place Hall 120 Collins Street Melbourne $20 per lecture, $45 for all three. Book here, or 9654 5120. 11 September Life in the post-truth world 18 September Is social trust in decline? What will this mean for politics, business, banking, media, religion? 25 September Redeeming truth […]

August 9th, 2018 | Posted in SPC Events 2018 | Read More »

Voices for justice. A program for aid advocates.

1-4 December 2018. Canberra. Micah Australia is hosting a four-day training program in Canberra 1-4 December 2018 for people committed to working for improved justice in the world. The program includes two days of training and workshops with leading speakers, and a final two days lobbying politicians in Parliament House. The program is hosted by […]

August 2nd, 2018 | Posted in Church and Social Justice,Events,Global poverty | Read More »

Banning nuclear weapons? Australia must act!

ICAN speakers on the anniversary of the atomic bomb at Hiroshima. Monday 6 August, at 7 for 7:30pm Lecture Theatre in the Cardinal Knox Centre, 383 Albert St., East Melbourne Book here Dr Tilman Ruff, co-founder of ICAN Professor Richard Tanter University of Melbourne Sue Coleman-Haseldine nuclear test survivor The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear […]

July 20th, 2018 | Posted in Events,SPC Events 2018 | Read More »

SPC membership renewals 2018-2019 & donation appeal.

SPC membership  renewals 2018-2019  & donation appeal.

Download your 2018-2019 membership renewal or joining forms. The subscription fee remains $40 for individual members, and $80 for organisations. Click for donation form. Dear friend of SPC With warmest thanks to you for your support as a member of SPC, we invite you to renew your financial membership for 2018-2019. SPC offers a vehicle for informed debate in […]

June 21st, 2018 | Posted in Events | Read More »

Sr Gail Worcelo: towards an ecologically sustainable world.

Tuesday 10 July 7pm for 7:30pm start Abbotsford Convent 1 St Heliers Street Abbotsford $20 adult, $10 concession/student Book at www.trybooking.com/378899 or contact John Wallis Foundation 03 9873 5520, jwfadmin@johnwallisfoundation.org.au, or purchase your ticket at the door. Everyone welcome. The John Wallis Memorial Lecture 2018, sponsored by the John Wallis Foundation and the Australian Youth […]

May 9th, 2018 | Posted in Events,SPC Events 2018 | Read More »