Tag: Easter

2019 Easter Message (Archbishop Timothy Costelloe)

Catholic Archdiocese of Perth_Easter Mass Times EASTER MESSAGE 2019 – Easter provides a ‘special gift of hope’, says Archbishop Costelloe   Perth Archbishop Timothy Costelloe SDB has this week released his 2019 Easter Message, inviting the Catholic Community to change ourselves, or rather open ourselves to the transforming power of the Lord. http://www.perthcatholic.org.au/data/FLTLP3G0WXDK27I.mp4   EASTER… Continue Reading 2019 Easter Message (Archbishop Timothy Costelloe)

Make your Easter chocolate slavery free this year with the help of ACRATH and STOP THE TRAFFIK’s Good Egg Guide

Easter is almost upon us, and many people will already be buying chocolate eggs to gift to their family and friends on Easter Sunday. Before you make any purchases, it is worth considering whether the eggs you are buying this year are slavery-free.   Australian Catholic Religious Against Trafficking in Humans (ACRATH) and STOP THE TRAFFIK are both… Continue Reading Make your Easter chocolate slavery free this year with the help of ACRATH and STOP THE TRAFFIK’s Good Egg Guide

Lent 2017: Project Compassion, Slavery-Free Chocolate and The Grace of Earth

  Wednesday 1st March 2017 is Ash Wednesday, or the first day of Lent. As we enter the Lenten season, here are three important social justice and ecological campaigns and resources to get involved with during the next few weeks. Click on the links below to jump to the section that interests you, or scroll down to… Continue Reading Lent 2017: Project Compassion, Slavery-Free Chocolate and The Grace of Earth

2016 Easter Message from Archbishop Timothy Costelloe SDB – The Record

Read the message below, or watch the video here. 2016 EASTER MESSAGE   By The Most Rev Timothy Costelloe SDB Archbishop of Perth   26 and 27 March 2016   Download the full text in PDF As we celebrate the great Easter mystery in this Jubilee Year of Mercy, I am reminded more forcefully than ever… Continue Reading 2016 Easter Message from Archbishop Timothy Costelloe SDB – The Record

Happy Easter, from the Justice, Ecology and Development Office

  The Justice, Ecology and Development Office (JEDO) wishes you and your loved ones a happy and holy Easter.   As you enjoy your Easter chocolate this year, we encourage you to remember that much of that chocolate sold on Australian shelves is made using cocoa from plantations on the West Coast of Africa, where children… Continue Reading Happy Easter, from the Justice, Ecology and Development Office

Read the March news from Catholic Earthcare Australia

The March newsletter from Catholic Earthcare Australia is now available to read here. From National Director, Jacqui Remond: Dear friends This month we are celebrating in three special ways as we prepare for our biggest celebration in the Christian calendar, Easter. Firstly, we are five weeks into our six week Laudato Si’ Lenten Program in partnership… Continue Reading Read the March news from Catholic Earthcare Australia

End Slavery in your School and Community this Easter – ACRATH

The Slavery-Free Easter Chocolate Campaign, a *coalition of social justice groups, is asking people to buy only chocolate that carries a label (FAIRTRADE, Rainforest Alliance and UTZ certified) showing that the cocoa beans used in the chocolate’s production has been sourced ethically, from farmers who engage in good labour practices. The International Labor Rights Forum… Continue Reading End Slavery in your School and Community this Easter – ACRATH

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