Video – Reimagining our Common Future

Prof Joe Camilleri at RMIT

Religions for Peace Australia (Victoria Branch) and RMIT Chaplaincy presented a public lecture, “Multifaith Australia – Reimagining Our Common Future” in celebration of World Interfaith Harmony Week, on 6 February, 2014. Guest speaker was Emeritus Professor Joe Camilleri of Latrobe University’s Centre for Dialogue.

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Royal Commission to sit in Brisbane

Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse

Next week the Royal Commission into child sexual abuse will hold public hearings in Brisbane the first outside New South Wales. But unlike the investigations so far it will concentrate on relatively recent allegations of abuse at a Catholic school in Toowoomba.

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Support for Ballarat Mosque

Site of Ballarat Mosque

THE Muslim population in Ballarat has grown to such numbers that a mosque is now required, to service their religious needs. Religions for Peace Australia fully supports the construction of a mosque in Ballarat.

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Perth Festival of Oneness

Harmony Festival, Perth

This year the SantNirankari Mission – Perth is hosting an event with people from all backgrounds being drawn together to enjoy the festivities and unite in common celebration of World Interfaith Harmony Week.

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2014 Pilgrimage to Nepal and Tibet

Jamchen Buddhist Centre

Jamchen Buddhist Centre are currently finalising a forthcoming pilgrimage to Nepal and Tibet with Zimwock Rinpoche. You are cordially invited to join His Eminence Zimwock Tulku Rinpoche on a pilgrimage to tour historic and sacred places in Nepal and Tibet, including the mystical Mt Kailash.

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International Womens Day 2014

Inspiring Change

Victoria Immigrant and Refugee Women’s Coalition, AHWFN and Women’s Interfaith Network Foundation have come together to present International Womens Day 2014 on Freiday, 7 March.

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Paths to Dialogue in our Age

Paths to Dialogue in our Age

Australian Catholic University

The Centre for Interreligious Dialogue at Australian Catholic University (ACU-CID) is hosting a Paths to Interfaith Dialogue Conference to explore the advances and setbacks of the last five decades and to investigate new paths that can contribute to the wellbeing of humanity in our age.

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Religion in 21st century Australia

Australian Partnership of Religious Organisations

APRO, the Australian Partnership of Religious Organisations, will conduct a forum on 7 May 2014 at Parliament House, NSW, on the topic of Religion in 21st century Australia and Inter-faith relations in 21st century Australia.

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Spirituality and Religion in a Secular Age with David Tacey

David Tacey

In today’s climate, it is not popular to point to the ongoing connection between spirituality and religion, but in ideal conditions they belong together and have a great deal to offer each other. David Tacey will deliver a talk at the Carmelite Centre, Melbourne, on Tuesday 4 March, 7-9pm.

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Islamic Museum of Australia to Open

Islamic Museum of Australia

Australia’s very first Islamic art museum, the ‘Islamic Museum of Australia’ is set to open its doors to the public on Monday 3rd March, promising to take visitors on an interactive journey through the arts, history, culture and the stories of everyday Australian Muslims.

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