Articles by: Stephanie Thomas

Giving God first choice

When Eugennie Levinson was thinking about possible life directions in the 1960s, the idea of...

Posted on: December 12, 2018

A woman on a quest to help others with chronic pain

Sister Mary-Lynne Cochrane admits that chronic pain and the side-effects of pain-killers took a massive...

Posted on: February 21, 2018

Meet Marella, Veronica, Meg and Catherine

Meet the four Council members who will assist and advise Sister Patty Fawkner in her...

Posted on: December 13, 2017

A new phase begins for Good Samaritan Sisters

During their 26th Chapter Gathering in Sydney from September 24 until October 2, the Sisters...

Posted on: October 18, 2017

A new chapter in the life of the Good Sams

They’ve had 25 Chapters in their 160-year history. What will Chapter 26 hold for the...

Posted on: September 20, 2017

Celebrating refugees and those who support them

Hear from four sisters about their experience supporting refugees and asylum seekers in Australia.

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

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

Passionate about education

Passionate about education

Sister Ann-Maree Nicholls is something of a rare species. She laughs at the idea, but...

Posted on: February 16, 2016

Thinking globally, acting locally at 15

Thinking globally, acting locally at 15

Fifteen-year-old Mater Christi College student Caitlin MacDonald attributes her passion for environmental advocacy to a...

Posted on: November 17, 2015

A remarkable passion for God

A remarkable passion for God

Monica Brown is well known in Australia and internationally as a Christian composer, teacher, facilitator...

Posted on: July 21, 2015

Port Pirie celebrates Good Sams’ 125-year contribution

Port Pirie celebrates Good Sams’ 125-year contribution

Catholic education in the South Australian city of Port Pirie “owes its existence” to the...

Posted on: June 16, 2015