The members of the Victorian Multifaith Advisory Group (MAG) and the Faith Communities Council of Victoria (FCCV) would like to make the following statement in response to recent world events:
The President of the Uniting Church in Australia Stuart McMillan has condemned as racist comments made by Immigration Minister Peter Dutton about Lebanese-Muslim Australians.
Source: Uniting Church in Australia
An independent company will 'name and shame' Catholic Church entities that fail to adhere to new national standards to protect children and vulnerable adults.
Source: Sky News
A West Australian church has opened its doors and hearts to include Muslim parishioners in its community.
The Jewish Christian Muslim Association of Australia recently held two friendship walk events one in Melbourne and one in Ballarat, which involved people of all faiths visiting a church, synagogue and a mosque in the spirit of friendship.
Source: Melbourne Catholic and The Advocate Bendigo
A Muslim-Jewish Somali graduate mentoring program, called Iftiin, has been launched at Parliament House.
Source: Jewish News
Twenty Muslim women have been given a crash legal course on family violence, family law, the courts and dealing with police in the hope they will help their Melbourne communities better understand their rights.