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Latest News

Governments sleep at the wheel as housing affordability crashes - ACOSS

Posted Oct 27, 2014

Governments sleep at the wheel as housing affordability crashes - ACOSS

The Australian Council of Social Service has urged Australian Governments to take coordinated action to tackle the worsening housing supply crisis. “New data shows that the housing supply crisis is getting worse and this is taking a heavy toll on first home buyers and low and moderate income renters who are ...more

Climate Change and the NSW Bushfire Threat

Posted Oct 24, 2014

Climate Change and the NSW Bushfire Threat

New report from the Climate Council Prof. Lesley Hughes sent the message below on 21 October 2014 about the Climate Council's new report 'Be Prepared: Climate Change and the NSW Bushfire Threat':   We've already seen uncontrollable fires in Australia. This time last year, devastating fires in the Blue Mountains destroyed nearly 280 homes and cost ...more

Sharing experiences at our 'Welcome, Talk and Tea'

Posted Oct 23, 2014

At the 'Welcome, Talk and Tea' morning at CCJP last Sunday (19th October) we enjoyed the company and sharing of stories with our Muslim visitors and a large number of our members and friends.  It was our attempt to show that cultural diversity should be celebrated for the depth it ...more

Walk Together – this Saturday, 25th October

Posted Oct 21, 2014

In cities and regional centres all over Australia, 'Welcome to Australia' invites you to join this celebration of diversity and present a picture to our leaders and media of the Australia that is possible. An Australia that recognises in its public debate, media conversation and legislation that we are all ...more

Write To Be Heard – Stop the forcible return of asylum seekers to Afghanistan

Posted Oct 13, 2014

This week, Refugee Council of Australia President Phil Glendenning wrote to the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, urging the Australian Government to suspend forcible returns of asylum seekers to Afghanistan. Phil’s pleas followed revelations in The Saturday Paper that an asylum seeker, Zainullah Naseri, who was returned in August ...more

'Welcome, Talk and Tea' this Sunday

Posted Oct 13, 2014

'Welcome, Talk and Tea' this Sunday

This Sunday (19th October), CCJP is hosting a: "Welcome, Talk and Tea” Sharing experiences of the current security laws with members of the Muslim Community Sunday 19th October 2014, 10.00am-12.30pm   Come and share experencies and stories with our Muslim visitors and each other. Please invite interested friends and colleagues, particularly ...more

Marking International Day of Peace at the last Sunday Seminar

Posted Oct 4, 2014

The 21st September was International Peace Day. The gathering marked the day by facing East, West, North and South to reflect and pray for peace. East - for peace in each place of the world. West - to eliminate violence in all forms. North - to bring love and peace into the world. South ...more

 
 

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Catholics in Coalition for Justice and Peace is a coalition of individuals and groups, working for the emergence of just social structures in Australia and overseas. We work as an integral part of the Church at the service of the world and especially of the victims of injustice.  Read more


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