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A new chapter in the life of the Good Sams

They’ve had 25 Chapters in their 160-year history. What will Chapter 26 hold for the

Posted on: September 20, 2017

All things at once

I feel as if I have become both the Samaritan, caring for my dad, and

Posted on: August 16, 2017

The courage of the Good Samaritan

The Good Samaritan has the courage to see, the courage to feel, and the courage

Posted on: July 19, 2017

Why them and not me?

Asked consciously or not, it’s a question that can lead to energetic and life-giving generosity

Posted on: June 20, 2017

Q&A with Garigarra Mundine

To mark the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Referendum and the 25th anniversary of the

Posted on: May 16, 2017

Fundamentalism: a threatening global reality

Internationally respected anthropologist and theologian Father Gerry Arbuckle analyses the global reality of fundamentalism.

Posted on: April 18, 2017

The pattern of all life

What do these words, Paschal Mystery, mean? What do they communicate?

Posted on: March 2, 2017

None of us knows

Accompanying someone into death is an experience that many of us have shared. Some people

Posted on: February 21, 2017

TGO readers nominate their good reads for summer

“The Good Oil” invited some of its readers to nominate a book they particularly enjoyed

Posted on: December 13, 2016

“O little town of Bethlehem, how still we see thee lie”

“I think we in the West have often sanitised, romanticised and tamed Bethlehem and the

Posted on: December 13, 2016