Aboriginal Peoples and the Church

Inculturation - what is it? 

The Catholic Church has a long and developed understanding of inculturation. Click here for a discussion starter which highlights some key points about inculturation. 

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We have everyone saying what the issue is and what to do about it. From Aborigines, government people, Bishops and we even have the Pope. Are we waiting now for Christ to appear and tell us? When are we going to do it? 

The Late Olive Brown, Quoted in Recognition: the Way Forward, An issues paper from the Australian Catholic Social Justice Council, Social Justice Statement, 1993.