The Sisters of The Good Samaritan - Protection of Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults
Section Archive: Musings of a Leader

A world desperate for constructive, positive leadership

Does Pope Francis offer an alternative model of leadership in a troubled world, asks Sister

Posted on: August 16, 2017

Living in the age of “fake news”

We now live in an age of opinion – of assumption – where no one

Posted on: July 19, 2017

“Shame on us!”

Protecting our borders overrides protecting the very few courageous people who manage to risk their

Posted on: June 20, 2017

Let’s be more supportive of our Kiribati neighbours

May small nations like Kiribati be supported to hold onto their precious traditional values as

Posted on: May 16, 2017

Engaging in science-religion dialogue

Science and religion are separate and distinct disciplines, but surely we must learn from the

Posted on: April 18, 2017

Integrity and its opposite – hypocrisy

Has longevity of an institution anything to do with integrity?

Posted on: March 2, 2017

Hearts full of thankfulness and joy

If we are to be prophetic for our time, which is the fundamental calling of

Posted on: February 21, 2017

Christmas calls us to be peacemakers, reconcilers

If but one broken relationship could be mended, our Christmas, our God-with-us, might just be

Posted on: December 13, 2016

When does freedom of speech cross the line?

What speech should be free, and what speech has no place in a civilised democratic

Posted on: November 15, 2016

A vibrant cross-cultural endeavour

I am grateful for the decision of my sisters to venture to Japan in 1948

Posted on: October 18, 2016