Archive for June, 2016
Anne Henson of the Presentation Congregation Lismore writes on the currency of the charism and spirituality of the Presentation founder, Nano Nagle, for the changed conditions of our time. Download Anne’s article
For Presentation people responding to the cries of the Earth and people made poor, we begin with listening. This issue of Justice Jottings highlights the forgotten issues of the Federal Election: asylum seekers and refugees; Indigenous jail crisis, threat to the Great Barrier Reef … read more
For Refugee Week 2016, Annette Shears of the Presentation Congregation Queensland, shares our continuing Presentation story of working with migrants, refugees and asylum seekers and affirms that we are part of the call that “all are welcome here”. Refugee Camp in Asia ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 3 Reflection I was a stranger and […]
“With courage let us all combine” Taken from the second verse of the Australian national anthem, the theme of Refugee Week 2016 celebrates the courage of refugees and of people who speak out against persecution and injustice. It serves as a call for unity and for positive action, encouraging Australians to improve our nation’s […]
Margaret Walsh of the Presentation Congregation, Lismore NSW, shares her reflections from attending the recent UN Indigenous Forum and her renewed commitment to ‘being there’ with the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples of our nation, Australia. Proud Indigenous Australians at the UN Forum included Elijah, Anthony and Sharon. Read Margaret’s report […]
World Environment Day is observed on 5 June each year to create global awareness about environmental problems the world is facing. You are invited to use this booklet prepared by Peta Anne Molloy, Presentation Congregation Queensland, in your reflections and prayers.