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NEWCASTLE
Laudato Si
On Care for our  Common
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The environmental crisis has been considered as ‘the greatest moral challenge of our time’ and the Australian Church has great capacity to respond and act to protect our Common Home, to achieve a global ecological conversion, to heal damage done and build harmony between our Creator, humanity and creation (LS66).

Catholic Mission in collaboration with the Catholic Diocese of
Maitland-Newcastle
invites you to a dialogue on how to incorporate
Pope Francis
’ vision and challenge into our everyday life.
This colloquium will assist participants to explore this vision, offering
inspiration and practical ideas for caring for our Common Home – in our lives,
at work, in our parishes and our communities.



Saturday 14 May, 2016
9.30am – 4.30pm

COST:
$20 which includes your copy of Francis Effect II book and a light lunch.

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CONTACT

Mark Toohey
E:
mark.toohey@mn.catholic.org.au
T: 0408 020 511


VENUE

St James Primary School, Vista Pde. Kotara South

 

EVENT SPEAKERS

Fr Denis Edwards

Professorial Fellow, Australian Catholic University

Denis Edwards is a professorial fellow at the Australian Catholic University, Adelaide campus. He is a priest of the Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide, involved in Tranmere parish. He is a member of the national Lutheran-Roman Catholic Dialogue, and the national Australian Anglican-Roman Catholic Commission and involved with the South Australian Council of Churches. Recent books include Ecology at the Heart of Faith, How God Acts: Creation, Redemption and Special Divine Action, Jesus and the Natural World and Partaking of God: Trinity, Evolution and Ecology.



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