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Statement by Australian Council of Christians and Jews on Refugee Legislation November 2016 Read More

Statement by Australian Council of Christians and Jews on Refugee Legislation November 2016

November 7th, 2016

The Australian Council of Christians and Jews calls on the Australian Federal Government to reconsider its proposed legislation preventing refugees who arrive in Australia by boat ever being allowed to come to Australia in the future. The ACCJ views this legislation as harsh and unwarranted. While these refugees already languish under harsh conditions, condemned to …

Wednesday 14 December Launch of “New Testament People”  by Rabbi Raymond Apple AO RFD Read More

Wednesday 14 December Launch of “New Testament People” by Rabbi Raymond Apple AO RFD

October 17th, 2016

The Luncheon Club Presents “NEW TESTAMENT PEOPLE” By Rabbi Raymond Apple AO RFD Canon Dr Colleen O’Reilly is the Vicar of St George’s Anglican Church in Malvern.  She is also a Canon of St Paul’s Cathedral and a member of various church bodies in Melbourne Diocese and nationally.  She was Associate Dean of the then …

Launch of Gesher 2016 Wednesday 23 November 2016 Read More

Launch of Gesher 2016 Wednesday 23 November 2016

September 2nd, 2016

The Council of Christian & Jews (Victoria) Inc. LAUNCH OF GESHER 2016 by The Hon. Linda Dessau AM Governor of Victoria On 1 July 2015, the Honourable Linda Dessau AM was sworn in as Victoria’s 29th Governor, the first female in the role. Governor Dessau was born in Melbourne in 1953, and was educated at …

Canon Dr Colleen O’Reilly and Rabbi Fred Morgan AM discuss ‘Miriam – Sister of Moses and Mother of Jesus’ Read More

Canon Dr Colleen O’Reilly and Rabbi Fred Morgan AM discuss ‘Miriam – Sister of Moses and Mother of Jesus’

September 2nd, 2016

Dr Colleen O’Reilly and Rabbi Fred Morgan AM discuss Miriam Sister of Moses and Mother of Jesus: the figure of Miriam in Jewish and Christian sources Canon Dr Colleen O’Reilly is the Vicar of St George’s Anglican Church in Malvern.  She is also a Canon of St Paul’s Cathedral and a member of various church …

2016 Annual Shirley Sedawie Oration – Address by Mark Walsh – Living In Jerusalem:  Navigating Conflicted Places Read More

2016 Annual Shirley Sedawie Oration – Address by Mark Walsh – Living In Jerusalem: Navigating Conflicted Places

July 18th, 2016

Council of Christians and Jews (Victoria) The Annual Sr Shirley Sedawie Oration “Living in Jerusalem: navigating conflicted places.” Mark David Walsh The King David School Junior Campus, Armadale Sunday 10 July 2016 Acknowledgment of place and people I would like to begin by acknowledging the traditional custodians of this land on which we have gathered …

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