Welcome to the SACC ...
... the Council of Churches in South Australia.
The aim of the South Australian Council of Churches is to assist the churches across South Australia in their journey towards more visible signs of Christian unity and to explore what they might do better together than individually and by nurturing and nourishing their understanding, spiritual growth and practice of ecumenism.
Taizé Prayer Service
Taizé: Volunteering and SponsorshipCall for nominations of 18-28 year olds. Applications still being received.
Peace Lamps from The Holy Land: Praying for Peace
See Peace Dove, Peace Lamp, Order Form, Brochure and Stories
Information sheet about Taybeh and Peace Lamps now available.
Interview with Fr. Raed Abusahlia, General Director, Caritas Jerusalem, in which he talks about the Peace Lamps More information
Ecumenical summer for the youth of Taybeh, where the Peace Lamps are made by young people. Over 200 children and young people from Taybeh in the West Bank, 25 kms north east of Jerusalem, attended the summer camp organized by the three Christian churches in the village. More information
Healing Gifts for Wounded Hands: The promise and potential of Receptive Ecumenism - a booklet to assist us all in the way of Receptive Ecumenism: updated
Receiving the Gift of the Other: Worksheet
Receptive Ecumenism Workshops for Inter Church Councils and for Congregations/Parishes - contact
The Gift of Each Other: Learning from Other Christians
Resource for Parishes
February 2015 – Anglican Church of Australia: Dioceses of Adelaide, The Murray and Willochra
Domestic Violence Handbook for Clergy and Pastoral Workers
One of the most difficult things for a survivor of violence to do is to find the courage to tell someone they are being abused. Handbook