• image
  • image
  • image
  • image
  • image
  • image
News and Events
Friday, 01 May 2020 16:44

Migrant Workers across Asia

question puzzlex150

The Plight of Migrant Workers During the COVID-19 Crisis 

It is obvious COVID-19 has rendered the vulnerable much more vulnerable. There are many issues identified as a consequence of this crisis.

Thursday, 16 April 2020 15:33

Help for migrants in transition

Important message for people on temporary visas - 15 April 2020

The Australian Red Cross has posted information regarding news of funding from the Australian Government. This funding has been promised for the delivery of services for their emergency and casework support for people on temporary visas, for the next six months. We encourage people to read this information before contacting the Red Cross.

candle

DAILY PRAYERS & NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER, AMIDST COVID-19

On Tuesday 17 March the NCCA sent a letter to Australian Church Leaders inviting us into an opportunity to unite in prayer amidst rising rates of COVID-19 infection. We encourage all our Christian brothers, sisters and friends to take up this offer.

 

Tuesday, 26 November 2019 12:48

NCCA Annual Review 2018-2019

At the Annual General Meeting on 30 October 2019, The Interim General Secretary, Ms Liz Stone, presented an Annual Review for 2018-2019 relating to the activities and programs of the National Council of Churches in Australia.

 

SSWgroupx150

“Truth, Unity and Reconciliation” was the theme for a national meeting of Sudanese and South Sudanese women leaders in Canberra at the Australian Centre for Christianity and Culture on 29-30 March. 

Christchurch prayersx150

The NCCA stands in solidarity with the grieving and shocked in the wake of the attacks at two Mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand on Friday 15 March, 2019.

Our prayers are with the Islamic community in New Zealand, here in Australia and throughout the world. We stand together to show our resilience and strength in the face of hate and violence. 

Friday, 01 March 2019 12:25

Commitment to Safeguarding

6s

NCCA is committed to the safety of children and vulnerable adults in our community and those that participate in our churches’ activities.

Sunday, 04 November 2018 22:07

NCCA Annual Review 2017-2018

annual reveiwx150

At the Annual General Meeting on 30 October 2018, The Interim General Secretary presented an Annual Review for 2017-2018 relating to the activities and programs of the National Council of Churches in Australia.

 

Tuesday, 24 July 2018 11:09

NCCA Submission

NCCA Submissionx150

The Modern Slavery Bill 2018

Bishop Philip Huggins, on behalf of the NCCA, recently submitted a paper to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee on the Modern Slavery Bill 2018. 

 

13s

Australian faithful to lead toward climate friendly lifestyle choices

Faithful choices for a flourishing world

The global campaign Living the Change launched its Australian chatper on May 3 2018 at a national gathering of the multi-faith Australian Religious Response to Climate Change (ARRCC).

Thursday, 22 March 2018 13:37

NCCA Submission

parliament housex150

Inquiry into the status of the human right to freedom of religion or belief.

Bishop Philip Huggins, on behalf of the NCCA, recently submitted a paper to The Hon Philip Ruddock, Chair of the Parliamentary Inquiry into the status of the human right to freedom of religion or belief. 

 

Saturday, 02 September 2017 13:35

Asylum seekers need our support again


 #LetThemStay

In late August, Immigration Minister Peter Dutton announced that support is to be withdrawn for asylum seekers who are living in community in Australia. Their income support will cease and they will forced from Government funded accommodation. It is expected that they will be made to return to Manus or Naru within six months.

Ramadan 2017

The Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue (PCID) has released a message for Ramadan and Eid 2017.
Download the PDF here 

Friday, 19 May 2017 12:00

Global Day of Prayer to End Famine

21 May 2017

Call for a Global Day of Prayer to End Famine

The World Council of Churches is calling all churches around the world to unite for a day of prayer on Sunday 21 May 2017.

The situation of people in African countries is desperate.

May we together respond in prayer.

Resources for the day can be found over the page.

Sydney based Faith Ecology Network (FEN) Prayer Vigil

Come and present a public witness to city workers.

4a FEN logo 150x150 2

Monday 22nd May 2017

4.30-0.00pm

Town Hall Square, Sydney

Preservation of biological diversity is precious in the eyes of our different faith and ecology disciplines.

 

Page 1 of 3