The Sisters of The Good Samaritan - Protection of Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults
December 2017

Who is welcome at our inn?

As the Christmas season approaches, we are challenged to ask ourselves once again who is welcome at our inn. Who do we open our hearts, our homes, our communities and our country to, asks Monica Dutton.

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New partnership in Kiribati to begin in 2018

The Good Samaritan Sisters will be forging a new partnership early next year when Brenda

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World oblate congress rich experience for Good Sam delegates

The Good Samaritan Sisters were represented at an international conference in Rome last month which

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TGO’s big and small screen picks for summer

Some of “The Good Oil’s” writers and readers offer their big and small screen picks

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Meet Marella, Veronica, Meg and Catherine

Meet the four Council members who will assist and advise Sister Patty Fawkner in her

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Are we “honourable people”?

Why do the majority of Australians support a Government policy that is illegal, cruel, inflicted

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Of Maya and Mary

When we see the images of Mary and her child this Christmas, may we pause

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A matter of perspective

“Goes forth a cry in the wasteland, full-throated, determined, forceful rippling down the aeons of

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Why am I so harried with thoughts?

“Remember, this is your world, you can no longer be ignorant like a sleeping innocent

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