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Good Samaritan Community Charters Towers: Days of Thanksgiving and Farewell
May 26 - May 28
Columba Catholic College (St Mary’s Campus) will host:
- an assembly and festive morning tea at Columba Catholic College (St Mary’s Campus) on Friday May 26, 8:45am;
- a tour of the refurbished facilities at Columba Catholic College (St Mary’s Campus) on Saturday May 27, 9:30am.
Sisters of the North Queensland Area will host:
- a ritual of remembrance at the Charters Towers Cemetery to remember and pray for the six Good Samaritan Sisters buried there and deceased family members of the Sisters on Friday May 26, 4:00pm;
- an open day at the convent (25 Ryan Street) on Saturday May 27, 10:30am to 2:30pm;
- a ritual of thanksgiving and closure of the convent, Saturday May 27, 2:30pm.
St Columba’s Parish will host:
- a Mass of Thanksgiving and Farewell to the Sisters of the Good Samaritan on Sunday May 28, 9:00am.
Father Daniel Djodjowu Mawuko PP and St Columba’s Parish Council extend this invitation to all the sisters. This Eucharist will be presided over by Bishop Timothy Harris. Mass will be followed by morning tea/brunch.