Faith in action
Journey with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Christian Leaders throughout National Reconciliation Week #NRW and NAIDOC Week #NAIDOC to join in for healing Country, through Treaty and Truth Telling.Read more
"We would like to acknowledge, the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we gather today (insert people and nation if known). We would also like to pay our respects to the Elders past, present and future (or emerging). (Specifically name any Elders or Leaders. Specifically name any Aboriginal Elders or Leaders who are present). We acknowledge all other Aboriginal peoples present."
Suggested additional wording in a church context:
Brooke Prentis, Aboriginal Christian Leader is currently writing a book which will explore Acknowledgement of Country in a Christian context. This will be available in 2021. If you would like Brooke to speak to your church about Acknowledgement of Country please email [email protected]
Read an example of a church using art to Acknowledge Country here.