Social Justice

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Social Justice

The primary focus in Jesus’ teaching was “the kingdom of God” and how it may become a reality “on earth as it is in heaven”.

The reality of the kingdom is only partial now – where Christ’s disciples loyally live out the kingdom’s values – in the hope of its fullness at the consummation of human history.

In its social justice work, The Hunter Presbytery witnesses to what life would be like on earth if God (as understood by Jesus) were king.

It means critiquing today, as Christ did in the gospels, many of the social injustices which can unfortunately creep into the “kingdoms” of this world, such as:

The Social Justice Committee

Committee Convenor:

Ms Debbie Carstens

Committee Members

Ms Ruth Anagnostis
Rev. Nerida Drake
Mr Doug Hewitt
Ms Olenka Motyka
Rev. John Queripel
Mr David Whitson
Mrs Dita Yabsley

Ex-officio: Presbytery Chairperson, Presbytery Executive Officer

To Contact the SJC:  justice@hunter.uca.org.au