People might not usually expect to see a sign opposing new coal mines outside a church.
Pitt Street Uniting Church
Official launch of Equal Voices by the Hon. Michael Kirby.
A new ecumenical support group for lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender, intersex and queer people.
Determined to lead the way to survivor recovery, representatives from combined faith traditions united on Sunday October 24.
The representatives of the different groups who gathered to acknowledge the suffering of the young were: Tim Gray (Indigenous peoples), Father Peter Maher (Catholic Church), Kati Haworth (Jewish…
The meeting was organised by the Refugee Action Coalition – a grassroots coalition which has been working since 1999 to support refugees who are seeking asylum in Australia….
This year the two churches are planning an interfaith service. People from Buddhist, Hindu, Muslim, Jewish and Christian faiths will name hurts and grieve, listen to the testimony…
On Saturday August 3 a Service of Lament was held at the Pitt Street Uniting Church in Sydney. The Social Justice Forum, which brings together the Uniting Church and its community service and social justice division of UnitingCare NSW.ACT, called the Service to express sadness and concern at the treatment of asylum seekers.
In 1833, Frederic Ozanam, at the age of 20, and some French student friends, established the Society of St Vincent de Paul. The Sisters of Charity were also involved later. St Vincent de Paul lived in the 17th century and had been venerated by both the Roman Catholic and Anglican Churches. He was known as “the great Apostle of charity”.