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Communiqué from the meeting of Premier of SA The Hon Jay Weatherill MP & The Leaders of Christian Churches SA

By on September 22, 2015

Friday 18th September 2015 The Premier and the Leaders of the Christian Churches in South Australia have today met to discuss issues of mutual concern, including the current Syrian refugee crisis. “The scale of this crisis requires a significant response from all of

On Closing Aboriginal Communities

By on March 19, 2015

Some years back, an Aboriginal leader I know took a group of university students through a powerful exercise. In front of the group, he asked a few students to draw pictures of the people and things they loved in their

Swearing for the sake of women

By on November 27, 2014

The statistics of men who commit violence against women is staggering. Staggering because of the scale. One in three Australian women will, in her lifetime, suffer violence directed at her simply because she is female. Domestic violence is the leading

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Australian Baptist Ministries have released a public advisory regarding their concern with gambling

By on November 26, 2014

Please see the below link for a public advisory about gambling from Australian Baptist Ministries. ABM Public Issues Advisory Committee – Gambling

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South Australia and ACT urged to accept chaplaincy funding before deadline

By on September 9, 2014

8 September 2014 National School Chaplaincy Association The National School Chaplaincy Association (NSCA) has called on the governments of the ACT and South Australia to act in the best interests of schools, students and parents by immediately accepting federal funding

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Baptists speak out on babies and children in detention

By on August 7, 2014

6 August 2014 The head of Australian Baptist Ministries has written to federal Immigration Minister Scott Morrison, asking that no babies or children be placed in immigration detention. “We believe it is important for the federal government to reappraise the

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Secrecy Creates a Space for Cruelty to Play

By on August 7, 2014

Asylum seekers: Church leaders say secrecy creates a space for cruelty to play The leaders of ten of the largest Christian denominations in South Australia are calling for completely transparent asylum seeker processing fearing “secrecy is creating space for cruelty