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Good Samaritan Oblates seek a deeper experience of God and community

Two Queensland women made their commitment as Good Samaritan Oblates this month, after both were...

Posted on: August 17, 2022

Applications invited for women’s Study and Mentoring program

The Sisters of the Good Samaritan are now inviting applications for the third year of...

Posted on: August 17, 2022

Listening, Being, Transforming: Co-creators in Christ

Good Samaritan Education hosted its Triennial Conference at Mary MacKillop Place in North Sydney on...

Posted on: August 17, 2022

Loving God, teach us the prayer of neighbour love

Through prayer, we stand in solidarity with our neighbour. When we pray the Our Father,...

Posted on: August 16, 2022

Yvonne Weldon is committed to making a difference

As a student at St Scholastica’s College in the 1980s, Yvonne Weldon thrived under the...

Posted on: August 16, 2022

Hearts Incandescent Glow

‘Hearts Incandescent Glow’ by Sister Marie Casamento SGS is in response to the theme of...

Posted on: August 16, 2022

Called to Practise Resurrection

Good Samaritan Oblate Peita Ward facilitated a Spirituality Gathering with the title ‘Doing together what...

Posted on: August 16, 2022

Call to Chapter heralds a time of prayerful discernment for Good Sams

Good Samaritan communities in Australia, the Philippines, Kiribati and Japan gathered in prayer this month...

Posted on: July 20, 2022

Good Samaritan community commits to Laudato Si’ Action Goals

The Sisters of the Good Samaritan have launched their seven Laudato Si’ Action Goals, designed...

Posted on: July 20, 2022

Oblates’ outreach initiative focuses on the elderly in Bacolod

A collaboration between Good Samaritan Oblates in Caboolture, Queensland, and Bacolod, the Philippines, has resulted...

Posted on: July 20, 2022

What is it about women and the Church?

During the Second Assembly of the Fifth Plenary Council of the Australian Catholic Church, we...

Posted on: July 19, 2022

Finding strength through channelling Mary

A childhood memory of an image of Mary in a leadlight window prompted Kate Englebrecht...

Posted on: July 19, 2022

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