The Sisters of The Good Samaritan - Protection of Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults
Articles by: Debra Vermeer

The privilege of influencing young women

Looking back on her vocation and her work, Sister Joan Sexton says it has been

Posted on: October 18, 2017

Combining a love of theology with her business skills

Natalie Acton, Mount St Benedict Centre’s newly-appointed Director, is brimming with hope and enthusiasm for

Posted on: August 16, 2017

Learning to listen vital for cross-cultural ministry

When Sister Geraldine Kearney arrived in Australia with her migrant family at age four-and-a-half, she

Posted on: June 20, 2017

“Lucky to have been influenced by strong women”

Former Mount St Benedict College student, Julie Knutsen, now an academic, educator, researcher and artist,

Posted on: April 18, 2017

Going inward in order to go outward

Marie Milne says her life as a Good Samaritan Oblate underpins all areas of her

Posted on: December 13, 2016

“It has been absolutely privileged work”

Looking back, Sister Catherine Slattery recalls that her vocation and her work, both as a

Posted on: November 15, 2016

A safe haven for women and children: 20 years on

“It’s so aptly named The Good Samaritan Inn,” says Mary O’Donohue, “because it is reaching

Posted on: October 18, 2016

Restoring an endangered ecological community

Debra Vermeer recently visited the Good Samaritan Sisters’ Wivenhoe Conservation Project at Camden on Sydney’s

Posted on: May 17, 2016

A professional role that’s deepened Marie's spirituality

Marie Mohr says her role as Health and Well-being Coordinator for the Sisters of the

Posted on: April 19, 2016

A professional role that’s deepened Marie’s spirituality

Former 'Dr Who girl' returns to Lourdes Hill College

As a self-proclaimed iconoclast and a constant questioner, Janet Fielding’s life has taken her from

Posted on: March 15, 2016

Former ‘Dr Who girl’ returns to Lourdes Hill College