Posts Tagged ‘Justice and Peace Commission’

Auckland diocese’s JPC ask Ardern to intervene at Ihumātau Comments 0

Monday, August 26th, 2019
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The Justice and Peace Commission of Catholic Diocese of Auckland is asking the government to intervene in the Ihumātau land dispute. They have asked the government to purchase the disputed land. Deacon Chris Sullivan, the Ihumātao Response Team leader says the Government needs to take the land back first. “Because it was the Government back in Read more

Band-aid Budget 2014 Comments 1

Friday, May 16th, 2014

The Budget largely fails to address the root causes of poverty, provide more affordable and social housing, or adequately protect our environment says the The Justice and Peace Commission for the Catholic Diocese of Auckland. The Commission says: The Budget fails to adequately address the legitimate redistribution of economic benefits by the state as discussed Read more

Church man fails to disclose National link in SkyCity submission Comments 0

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

The electorate chairman of a National MP has been taken to task by an arm of the Catholic Church for giving select committee evidence in support of the SkyCity convention centre deal. Seamus Donegan appeared before the committee of MPs on behalf of the Catholic Church’s Justice and Peace Commission.  The problem is that the Church’s Justice Read more