November 2017

Hidden figures in Bethlehem

A recent trip to the cinema saw me quite by accident stumble across one of the most uplifting movies of 2017, and strangely, it got me thinking about Advent, writes Natalie Acton.

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WA gathering celebrates 160th anniversary and more

They travelled from across the nation to WA to celebrate 160 years of Good Samaritan…

Tags: News

Bulimba’s future problem solvers heading for world stage

Meet the Future Problem Solving champions from Bulimba in Queensland.

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There’s room at the inn 24/7

The Inn’s doors are now open 24/7 for women and children escaping homelessness and violence.

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Navigating the assisted dying debate

Within society I hear a babble of self-assured voices that prevent any openness to hearing the views of others, writes Sister Pam Grey.

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The mystery of death and life

We need more help in assisted living, rather than assisted dying, writes Sister Patty Fawkner.

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Urgent plea for all to help end Manus crisis

“The time has come to end Australia’s inhumane and unsustainable policy of offshore processing…”

Tags: Being Just Neighbours

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