to a website supplementing the
Justice & Peace information at the parish www.stfrancisascot.co.uk/Justice.htm
This one aims to carry
detailed and up-to-date news about
what we've actually been doing for Justice & Peace.
Justice & Peace is very
much about addressing the question that so many people in Catholic
parishes ask today: how can we help and respond to those communities and
individuals in need - locally, nationally, and across the world?
As with other parishes, at
St Francis we've been committing J&P for many years!
thought it would be useful to show and celebrate the different ways we have of
actually working for social justice - by our parishioners, schools, groups
Catholic dioceses in
England & Wales (and in many other countries) have their own form of
Justice & Peace commission. For information on the National J&P
Network, please click here.
In Portsmouth Diocese,
matters relating to J&P have been steered through the Department
for Pastoral Formation which offers a wide range of activities for
parishes to engage with its issues.
You may also be interested
in the resources and information provided by the UK organisation Catholic Social
St Francis now has a small
J&P steering group, started in late 2011. Our purpose is to help promote
and encourage social justice activities in the parish as a whole.
The Group meets up occasionally, and
anyone in the parish and beyond is welcome to come along and join in the
you'd like to get more information or updates
on Justice & Peace activities in the parish, just contact
your eye on the newsletter or the noticeboard - or this