Solidarity Justice

Justice & Peace

The Justice and Peace Office promotes justice, peace, ecology and development through projects and activities based on the social teachings of the Catholic Church.

These projects and activities include:

  • Educational opportunities and resources to promote a deeper understanding of and commitment to the Church's social mission amongst the people of the Archdiocese;
  • Collaborative action to assist agencies and organizations to address concrete challenges in the areas of justice and peace; and
  • Advisory activities to enable the Archdiocese to respond to social issues from a Catholic perspective.

The Justice and Peace Office is comprised of Fr Peter Smith, the Justice and Peace Promoter, Kim Doyle, Research and Project Officers.

The office operates under the supervision of the Chancellor and the direction of the Archbishop.

Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney Justice and Peace Advisory Council

The Advisory Council offers advice to Archbishop Anthony Fisher OP through the duly appointed Promoter of Justice and Peace. The Council is responsible to the Archbishop and reports to His Grace through the Chancellor.

The members of the Advisory Council are: Fr Peter Smith (Chair), Ms Kim Hill, Ms Fiona Hastings, Ms Jacqui Remond, Mrs Louise Zavone, Mr John Ferguson, Fr Daniel McCaughan, and Mr Chris Meney.

Address Polding Centre, Level 12, 133 Liverpool St  Sydney 2000
Telephone (02) 9307 8465
Contact Fr Peter Smith: 0439 183 402
Kimberley Doyle: 0417 570 980
Felicity Wade: 0408 246 444
Ruth Moraes: 0439 584 221