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

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

Grace thanks God for gift of courage

Sister Grace Marcelo thanks God for giving her the gift of courage to take the

Posted on: December 8, 2015

Grace thanks God for gift of courage