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Graduation Address: University of Divinity

More information and a copy of the address, entitled Gifts of Ecumenism in, with and for our world, focussing on love and humility, can be found on Receptive Ecumenism page.

SA Council of Churches News

SACC Executive gathered on 30 January 2018 for an extended conversation in on SACC’s Core Purpose & Priorities, and the relationship of Member Churches towards one another through SACC. Some aspects that emerged for action during 2018 can be found here.

Religious Freedom Review: Resource

The Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet invited the local Christian leaders who had prepared a Religious Freedom Resource to meet with the Expert Panel on Tuesday 27 February 2018, as part of the Expert Panel’s face-to-face consultations in Adelaide.
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Receptive Ecumenism

Healing Gifts for Wounded Hands: The promise and potential of Receptive Ecumenism - a booklet to assist us all in the way of Receptive Ecumenism: updated
For other Receptive Ecumenism resources, see here.

Praying for Peace in the Holy Land

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Domestic Violence

Handbook for Clergy and Pastoral Workers.    

Recognition, Reconciliation and Relationships with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and the churches in South Australia

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See Uluru Statement from the Heart


Prayer Service Aims to Keep Hills Safe

plus invitation from Mount Barker Minister’s Fellowship

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Ecumenical Bequest to assist in the work of Refugees and Displaced Persons

Details - Applications Closed 
Notice of Selected Projects

Healing our Broken Life: Living More Fully our Love and Unity in Christ - in, with, and for our world

Insights & Reflections on the visit of Rev Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, General Secretary, World Council of Churches to South Australia on 14 October 2016.
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Greetings from the General Secretary
Letter

Port Pirie Diocesan Assembly 2017 - Building Bridges of Peace (500 years since the Reformation)

Reflections
Ecumenical Service Bridges of Peace
Homily - Ecumenical Celebration of the Word - 4.4.2017

International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People: 29 November 2016

See Father Raed's message here.

SACC 70th Birthday Celebrations Saturday 29 April 2017

Minutes
A Vision - 70 years from now
Outline [Agenda] of the celebrations
Reflections - for sharing in your newsletters together with your own reflections and photos
Image and reflections by Heshmat Keroloss
Presentation on the day (available until 21 December 2017)
Photos of the day

Prospects and Challenges for the Ecumenical Movement in the 21st Century

Insights from the Global Ecumenical Theological Institute [GETI]

Information here

Magill Inter Church Council celebrates 70 years of ecumenism

To celebrate 70 years of ecumenism in South Australia, Magill Inter Church Council (MICC) sponsored an “ecumenical historical walk” on Sunday 15 October 2017. Photo and more