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Monday, 06 June 2022 16:12

The crisis of the anthropocene

"As a human species we are increasingly disconnected from the planetary ecosystem that sustains our life. We are now living in what scientists describe as the anthropocene, a new era where the actions of human beings threaten the future of entire species, including our own." There is a movement of people all over the world, including here in Australia and New Zealand, seeking ways to address the issue of climate change and caring for our planet. Read our JPIC Newsletter for June.

pdf JPIC No. 116 June 2022 (1.30 MB)

 

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Carmelite Rule

A rule of life was given to the early Carmelites by St Albert Avogadro, Patriach of Jerusalem between the years 1206 - 1214. It was finally approved by Pope Innocent in 1247 and later underwent mitigations which were not in the original text.

The Carmelite Rule states that is basic for a Carmelite to "live a life of allegiance to Jesus Christ - how, pure in heart and stout in conscience, he must be unswerving in the service of his Master" [no.2].

Safeguarding

The Carmelites of Australia and Timor-Leste are committed to the protection of children, young people and vulnerable adults from all forms of abuse and mistreatment.

NCSS Commitment Badge 250 ReverseWe are committed to safeguarding all people in our care, particularly children, young people and vulnerable adults.

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