Jesuit Centre for Faith and Justice

JCFJ urges support for housing rally

October 2, 2018

The ‘Raise the Roof’ event took place outside Leinster House, Wednesday 3 October 2018.

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“Hans, are we the baddies?”

September 12, 2018

KEVIN HARGADEN :: There are nearly 10,000 people homeless in Ireland but a vast amount of property left idle. When activists try to do something, the only official response is...

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Pope Francis and prisoner amnesty

August 21, 2018

Eoin Carroll of JCFJ sees the visit of Pope Francis to Ireland as an opportunity to give amnesty to prisoners while referring to action taken at the last papal visit...

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Theologian Stanley Hauerwas’ ‘dysfunctional’ life

July 4, 2018

One of the 'most influential Christian thinkers in the English speaking world' in discussion with Pat Coyle

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Jesuit centre says ‘chronic problems in prisons’

June 25, 2018

The Jesuit Centre for faith and justice responds to the launch of the Irish Prison Service’s Annual Report

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Lent, the bible and the housing crisis

February 12, 2018

Kevin Hargaden, social justice theologian with the Jesuit Centre for Faith and Justice has written a lenten retreat with a difference, in order to make a difference

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Getting under the skin of racism in Ireland

February 12, 2018

KEVIN HARGADEN :: We Irish have no right to imagine that racism is a problem just for other countries, particularly given the way we treat the Travelling Community

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“Declare a housing emergency,” says McVerry

November 29, 2017

Peter McVerry SJ has called on the Taoiseach to declare a housing emergency. He says: "We are beyond crisis"

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Jesuit centres urges government to act on climate change

November 6, 2017

The Jesuit Centre for Faith and Justice has welcomed strong calls from the Citizens’ Assembly for the government to tackle climate change

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Government homelessness plan doomed to fail

October 17, 2017

The Jesuit Centre for Faith and Justice says that the government’s action plan for housing and homelessness is incapable of meeting the challenge of Ireland’s housing crisis

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