Sisters of the Good Samaritan of the Order of St Benedict

We the Sisters of the Good Samaritan, are religious women whose desire is to seek God. Our spirituality, nourished by the ancient Rule of Benedict and the Good Samaritan parable, is expressed in our commitment to community life, prayer, justice, hospitality and compassionate service. We take seriously Jesus’ Gospel command to go and be neighbour.

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Rosie Batty cannot do this work alone

It is up to our whole community to work toward the elimination of violence against women and children, writes Christine Dew.

National recognition for Good Sam Oblate

Good Samaritan Oblate Margaret Pirotta has received a national award for her work with Tree of Hope, a Sydney-based program that provides emotional and practical outreach support to people living with HIV, their families and supporters.

Limited edition art cards of Fran Nolan SGS

The Sisters of the Good Samaritan have gathered some of Sister Fran Nolan’s beautiful mandala designs and produced greeting cards. Don’t miss out on this limited edition release of art cards.