Tag Archives: environment

(Sydney) Advent 2019 at the Grail: Deep Despair, Ferocious Hope

Evening #1 - Rev Dr Jason John A series of two-evenings opening space for us to acknowledge the deep despair many feel as they reflect, for example, on the state of the world in the shadow of the ecological crisis, or the state of the Church in the wake of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses…
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(Sydney) TWILIGHT TALKS – Let’s Act On…Plastic Pollution!

On average, Australians use 130 kg of plastic per person each year, and up to 130,000 tonnes of plastic will find its way into our waterways and the ocean. Join us for the final in our series of Twilight Talks for 2019 and discover how we can tackle plastic pollution in our own lives! We'll hear from…
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(Sydney) TWILIGHT TALKS – Let’s Act On…Food Waste!

In Australia, over 5 million tonnes of food ends up as landfill, enough to fill 9,000 Olympic sized swimming pools! Join us for our third Twilight Talk for 2019, which will give you the information and practical tools you need to act on the issue of food waste. Guest speaker: Kate Gardner is the Sydney Chapter…
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(Brisbane) Fields of Compassion: How the New Cosmology is Transforming Spiritual Life

Based on the writings of Judy Cannato and others, we will ponder a transforming vision of spirituality that examines the intricate connectedness of the physical and spiritual worlds, a phenomenon Judy Cannato calls the “field of compassion.” Facilitator: Elizabeth (Liz) Lee is a scientist, educator, pastoral theologian and Spiritual Director. Over the last 8 years, Liz…
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