Thinking About Poverty

In this reflection for the end of Anti-Poverty Week, Sandie Cornish considers the concept of integral human development, the approach of CatholicCare Sydney, and the temptation to spiritualise poverty.

Sanctuary & Sustentance

For three days in July 2013, a 12-minute video depicting the lives and struggles of refugees was projected on the façade of the church of the Gesu in Rome. It is the mother church of the Jesuits and a place which has traditionally opened its doors to asylum seekers, in continuation with the ancient...

Spirituality & Political Discourse

Here’s an article that I wrote about how our spirituality can be a catalyst for transforming political discourse. Our understandings of God, what it is to be human, and of the material world are reflected in our values and lifestyles as well as our religious practices, and they should influence our participation in political...

International Women’s Day 8 March

We’ve created an event on our Facebook page to help our readers to celebrate International Women’s Day by sharing – the story of woman who inspires you – a resource for IWD – an action that you are taking for gender justice Please join in!