Seminar with Gerry Hefferan on Solidarity and the Journey for Justice: an Australian Perspective, 15 October

Irish School of Ecumenics


Intercultural Theology and Interreligious Studies Seminar

Local People, Local Stories –

Solidarity and the Journey for Justice: an Australian Perspective

Gerard Hefferan

Fr. Gerry Hefferan is a priest of the Archdiocese of Brisbane, Australia, an experienced practitioner in the field of Intercultural Theology and a leader in community-based solidarity projects in Australia and beyond.

The seminar will reflect on his experiences with groups involved in

· Dialogue and friendship with the Aboriginal Catholic Communities of South East Queensland

· Parish-based solidarity and ‘twinning’ between Australia and Timor Leste

· Partnerships between Catholics in Brisbane and in Kurdistan, North Iraq.

Date: Tuesday 15th October

Time: 4.15-5.45 pm

Venue: Irish School of Ecumenics,

Trinity College Dublin

(East Campus, near Pearse Street/Westland Row Gate) Dublin 2.

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if possible by Mon. 14th October 2013.