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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

Leading people to ‘aha’ moments in faith

Yarra Theological Union in Melbourne is “a wonderful place to learn and grow”, says Good

Posted on: May 16, 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

“Dancing with the playful consciousness of God”

Walking down Brunswick Street in inner city Melbourne with self-described “feminist-activist nun” Sister Mary John

Posted on: September 20, 2016

Change “keeps you alive”

At 93, Sister Mary Gregory has witnessed enormous change in the world. She’s also experienced

Posted on: August 16, 2016

Change “keeps you alive”

Good Samaritan for life

Two little girls from Sudan have reminded Sister Mary Randle why, after 50 years, she

Posted on: June 21, 2016

Good Samaritan for life