Government must ensure justice for Hicks

The Australian Catholic Social Justice Council is calling on the Australian Government to secure real justice for Australian citizen David Hicks. The call follows a Pentagon announcement of a resumption of military commission hearings at Guantanamo Bay.

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Launch of the 2005 Social Justice Sunday Statement

The 2005 Catholic Social Justice Sunday Statement will be launched on Wednesday 14 September at 10.00 for 10.15 am at the Isabel Menton Theatre, Mary MacKillop Place, 11 Mount St, North Sydney.

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ACSJC Statement marks Jubilee Sunday

Throughout the world, Jubilee Sunday offers Christians the opportunity to remember their Jubilee Year commitment and to act and pray for the people of our world who are burdened by debt. In Australia, the Christian Churches celebrate Jubilee Sunday on the last Sunday in June, which for this year is Sunday, June 26th.

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Ending Hunger: How far can we go?

Launch of Catholic Social Justice Series Paper written by Fr Bruce Duncan CSsR

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Minimum wage must support worker and family

Bishop Christopher Saunders, Chairman of the Australian Catholic Social Justice Council, today issued a Pastoral Letter for the Feast of St Joseph the Worker (1st May). The Letter, entitled “The Minimum Wage in an Age of Prosperity and Wealth” is available on the ACSJC website, www.socialjustice.catholic.org.au

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