Church Agencies Repeat Call: “Let East Timorese Stay”

Two organisations of the Australian Catholic Bishops’ Conference today renewed calls to the Minister for Immigration, Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs, to grant residency to 1,800 East Timorese asylum seekers who are facing deportation.

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Idara shooting

The ACSJC has been shocked and saddened by the news of the shooting of several staff members of the Institute for Justice and Peace, known as IDARA, in Karachi, Pakistan.

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“Asylum Seekers in Australia – There is a Better Way” Launch of Catholic Working Paper Refugee Program

What is happening ?
The launch of Working Paper on the Humanitarian Program for People Seeking Asylum in Australia, an alternative policy on Asylum Seekers.

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A reflection on September 11

On this day, we remember in prayer the people who died, their families and the people who continue to suffer as a result of the terrorist attacks on Washington DC and New York on September 11, 2001.

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Justice Bishop Says Give Peace a Chance

“Today, 57 years after an atomic bomb was dropped on Nagasaki, and with the first anniversary of the shocking terrorist attacks on Washington DC and New York City approaching, we are increasingly alarmed at the speculation regarding a military attack on Iraq.

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