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The Multifaith Advisory Group (MAG) to the Multicultural Affairs Commission of the Victorian Government issued a statement for NAIDOC week 2022, signed by diverse faith groups and including the Victorian Council of Churches.
Announcement of new VCC Executive Officer, Rev Sandy Boyce (commencing 19th April, 2022). Rev Ian Smith concludes his ministry of 10 years as the VCC Executive Officer, and 30 years of engagement with VCC. He continues as Chair of VCCEM.
- Jewish Festival: SukkotSukkot (Feast of Booths or Tabernacles) is a Jewish biblical holiday, celebrated in 2023 from the evening of Fri 29 Sept 2023 – Fri 6 Oct 2023. Its history spans … Read more
- UN International Day of Peace 202321 September is the United Nations’ International Day of Peace. It is a day that was set aside by the United Nations General assembly for everyone around the world to … Read more
- What Australians think about their neighbourhoodScanlon Foundation Research Institute Season 2 Episode 2: What Australians think about…their neighbourhood Our sense of belonging is vital, as it provides us with a sense of identity, social support, … Read more
- Pacem in Terris: A Prophetic Legacy for Our TimesPacem in Terris: A Prophetic Legacy for Our Times* Caesar D’Mello Pacem in Terris (Peace on Earth) was proclaimed by Pope John XXIII sixty years ago against a seriously troubled … Read more
- Rights or wrongs – what can Australia offer humanity?Rights or wrongs – what can Australia offer humanity? by Mark Woods (originally published in July 2023 in Anglican Diocese of Gippsland magazine) In its original version, the Australian National … Read more