Friday, August 01, 2014
Catholic Prison Ministry Blocked By Queensland Governemnt
When the State sees "no demonstrated need" for the Church's oversight of its Prison system then we know something is "rotten in the State of Queensland. This is the type of Catholicism I stand with in full solidarity, built on the teachings of Jesus to "proclaim freedom for the prisoners". Yes, at its heart Christianity is about social upheaval and holy anarchy against the power of the Empire.
I hope to see some challenge to this decision from those who have influence in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Brisbane Archbishop Mark ColeridgeBrian Finnigan Mark Percival Catholic Justice & Peace Commission of the Archdiocese of BrisbaneThe Catholic Leader
Read the 2013 Queensland Prisons Report here