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Messengers of Compassion


Faithful to Benedict's Vision

Committed to Prayer and Work

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Committed to Cross-Cultural Living

Good Neighbours

Wherever We Are

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Bringing to life the Good Samaritan Benedictine Spirit

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Latest News

Endangered Camden White Gum given new lease of life

Three seedlings of the endangered Camden White Gum have been planted in their natural habitat on the banks of the Nepean River in the latest initiative by the Good Samaritan...

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Founding principal’s tireless work celebrated

While there certainly were challenges, as Sister Leonie Duenas looks back on her 15 years as the founding Principal of the Good Samaritan Kinder School in the Philippines, overwhelmingly, it...

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An earthy faith and strong love for social justice

Catholic Health Australia CEO Suzanne Greenwood didn’t set out to have a career in the Church or the health sector, but an earthy faith and a strong love for social...

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My journey with Parkinson’s

Parkinson’s people need others. If you know a person with Parkinson’s remember to encourage, to extend them with your support, and to invite them out for coffee, writes Sister Eileen...

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A revolution that starts in the heart

An afternoon at the Sydney Writers’ Festival had delivered me an unexpected and precious gift. I think I’d experienced what Benedictine Sister Joan Chittister names as having an “unboundaried heart”,...

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Let’s wage a ceaseless and relentless war

Who is winning the war? In our war-torn world you might well ask, “What war”? says Sister Mary McDonald.

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