A Place at the Table: Social justice in an ageing society

Social Justice Statement 2016–2017 Summary

The number of Australians aged 65 and over will more than double by the middle of the century. This has been rightly described as ‘the great success story of human development’. Increasing numbers of older people have an excellent chance of enjoying good health and an active life for many years.

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26th Sunday in Ordinary time, 25 Sep 2016

From the Dean’s Desk

Dear Friends,

The Gospel for today [Luke 16: 19-31] presents us with a second parable dealing with wealth and riches. Last week we read the Gospel that dealt with the wasteful steward [Luke 16:1-13], with the challenge from Jesus that we cannot serve two masters. We need to either serve God or money. This parable urges us to be astute with the elements of God, rather than money and worldly items. Luke tells us in that parable that the steward was shrewd enough to use money in order to win him some friends after he was dismissed from his position. He had asked his master’s debtors to write off the amount they owed him (the steward) so that he may be accepted by the people when he was eventually dismissed from service. He used his own money and wealth in order to better his position among his peers.

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25th Sunday in Ordinary time, 18 Sep 2016

From the Dean’s Desk

Dear Friends,

Today’s Gospel [Luke 16:1-13] poses a very difficult scenario. It seems at first glance that Jesus is praising the dishonest steward for his astuteness. Perhaps this praise is based on self-centred motives on the part of the master in the parable, since the reduction in the amount that the debtors had to pay was indeed an unnecessary excess that the master had placed on them initially. However, when we consider this strange parable as a whole it says something quite deep about our Christian life and the values we attach to it.

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Happy birthday Teen Credo

1st Anniversary, 11 Sep 2016

A special invitation to all teenagers to join in the first anniversary celebration of Teen Credo (13-17 years) this Sunday 11 September.

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Credo Young Adults

Come join us

Credo invites young adults (18-35 years) to join us at Adoration in the Chapel every first Friday of the month usually starting at 6.30pm.

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