The Sisters of The Good Samaritan - Protection of Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults
Articles by: Debra Vermeer

Meet the GSE Mission Team

The members of the Good Samaritan Education Mission Team hail from different backgrounds, but have...

Posted on: November 21, 2018

70 years since six Good Samaritans set sail for Nagasaki

Seventy years ago this month, six Good Samaritan Sisters set sail for Nagasaki, Japan, to...

Posted on: October 17, 2018

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...

Posted on: August 15, 2018

“Because of her, we can!” rings true for Theresa

Culture, faith, family and education are chief among the driving forces in Theresa Ardler’s life,...

Posted on: July 18, 2018

“People teach you so much if you just sit still for a minute”

When Sister Kath Bourke entered the Good Samaritan Sisters she envisaged life as a teacher,...

Posted on: June 20, 2018

Joys of being neighbour in suburban Melbourne

For nearly 25 years, Sister Mary Zita Duffy has found joy through providing food for...

Posted on: May 16, 2018

Ready to take the next step in their Good Samaritan journey

Two young women from Kiribati, Kawi Arebonto and Tenta Maritino, will make their first profession...

Posted on: March 21, 2018

The privilege of influencing young women

Looking back on her vocation and her work, Sister Joan Sexton says it has been...

Posted on: October 18, 2017

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

“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