Articles by: The Good Oil

New podcast aims to nurture and share story, faith, and life

Good Samaritan Education is launching a new initiative, Communio Calling, a formation resource in podcast...

Posted on: July 24, 2021

Discussion provides an insight into the treatment of refugees

Students from Rosebank College and St Scholastica’s College participated in a discussion on the issue...

Posted on: July 24, 2021

Enlightening presentations help to establish Kiribati Connections

A presentation on the life and culture of the Pacific island nation of Kiribati by...

Posted on: June 18, 2021

St Brendan’s community is hands-on in caring for the environment

The students at St Brendan’s Catholic School in the town of Coragulac in south-western Victoria...

Posted on: June 18, 2021

St Monica’s College forms deep bond with Bacolod community

In November 2019, St Monica’s College, Epping sent the first group to the school’s Philippines...

Posted on: June 18, 2021

Sister Mary's award 'an honour for the whole of the chaplaincy team'

Good Samaritan Sister Mary O’Shannassy OAM received an Honorary Doctorate from Australian Catholic University in...

Posted on: May 19, 2021

The Good Oil 2021 Writers’ Award

The Good Oil 2021 Writers’ Award is an initiative of the Sisters of the Good...

Posted on: May 19, 2021

Ivy ‘feels blessed’ to be joining the Good Sams as an Oblate

It’s been a long and prayerful journey for Ivy Dalgety, but after many years of...

Posted on: May 19, 2021

Funding for medication supports refugees and asylum seekers

Refugees and asylum seekers who do not receive government medical or income support are being...

Posted on: April 23, 2021

Myanmar Catholics pray for peace as hundreds killed in protests

Religious Sisters have joined their voice to that of the Archbishop of Yangon, Cardinal Charles...

Posted on: April 23, 2021

Bennies carries the can to help improve access to clean water

Students and staff at Mount St Benedict College undertook the school’s annual Bennies Caritas Trek...

Posted on: April 23, 2021

New agreement continues support for women and children in need

Women and children in need will continue to be able to access secure housing and...

Posted on: March 17, 2021