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Bringing it all together: ‘Mission: one heart many voices’ Bringing it all together: ‘Mission: one heart many voices’

Bringing it all together: ‘Mission: one heart many voices’

Thursday 18 May 2017

Media and Communications Office

Australia’s premier mission conference concluded today with Father Frank Brennan stressing the need for the Church to be more open, adaptable and inclusive.

Father Brennan’s closing keynote tied together many of the diverse themes and elements of the ‘Mission: one heart many voices’ Conference held in Sydney this week, which included reconciliation, mercy, leadership for mission and Indigenous advocacy.

Winner announced for the 2017 National NAIDOC Poster Competition

Tuesday 16 May 2017

Media and Communications Office 

The Committee of NAIDOC has announced Wiradjuri woman Joanne Cassady as the winning artist of this year’s National NAIDOC Poster Competition. Ms Cassady’s artwork represents some of the many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages and nations in Australia. She is a strong advocate for passing languages on and it is a great sadness to her not knowing her language. Joanne says adamantly, ‘teach your kids their language, it is so important’.
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