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A Place at the Table – Social Justice in an Ageing Society

Date:
Tuesday May 9, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Where:
Saints Peter and Paul Pastoral Centre, 25 Main Avenue, Bulimba, Queensland

The Parish of Saints Peter and Paul, Bulimba and the Parish Social Justice Committee cordially invites you to gather at the table for a conversation.

The event is being held in the Pastoral Centre, 25 Main Ave, Bulimba in response to the Bishop’s Statement (Australian Catholic Bishops Social Justice Statement 2016-17) a place at the table SOCIAL JUSTICE IN AN AGEING SOCIETY

We welcome to the table Brisbane’s Marcus Riley, advocate for a UN Convention of the Rights of Older Persons at the United Nations headquarters in New York and chief executive of BallyCara – provider of care, services and accommodation across South East Queensland.

The program consists of
* Prayer
* Conversation with Marcus Riley about the challenges and opportunities for us all.
* Conversation around the table about the issues raised.
* Opportunities for engagement with our local Catholic and wider community.

Calling parents, spouses, brothers, sisters, friends, elders, sons and daughters to gather at the table.

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