Bishop Saunders: Asylum Seekers Need Protection & Security
Bishop Christopher Saunders, Chair of the Australian Catholic Social Justice Council, denounced the Australia government’s asylum seeker policy as “a campaign of cruelty”. He called for compassion and international cooperation. Read the media release here. When you read about asylum seekers, what is your first instinct – to protect your own way of life,...
NZ Bishops: Live Simply & Share
‘For some New Zealanders, Christmas is becoming a time of over-consumption, while for others it is a time of great stress and anxiety to meet their basic necessities. It would be good if all of us could think about how we can live a bit more simply this Christmas and, wherever possible, reach out...
Humility, presence, dialogue, simplicity of life, communion with the poor – does this sound like Pope Francis? How would you describe the witness of an authentic Christian life?
Dialogue & God’s Presence among the Poor
Do you see sensitivity to God’s presence in the poor, in cultures and in religious traditions as part of dialogue? How might we cultivate humility and sensitivity in the practice of dialogue?