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Articles by: The Good Oil

The Time is Now: a Call to Uncommon Courage

In this new book, Benedictine Sister Joan Chittister calls on us to identify injustice, to...

Posted on: September 16, 2020

Sisters’ new residence a home of grace and powerhouse of prayer

The Good Samaritan Sisters in Japan have moved from their Nara convent to take up...

Posted on: September 16, 2020

Commemorating 145 years of prayer and presence in Windsor

Good Samaritan Sisters recently celebrated 145 years of ministering at Windsor in the Hawkesbury region...

Posted on: September 16, 2020

Lourdes Hill College student takes out Future Justice Award

The lives of future generations are in good hands if Sophie Nakamura has anything to...

Posted on: September 16, 2020

Sr Germia Tocama’s five-day Sydney visit turns into five months

When Good Samaritan Sister Germia Tocama left the Philippines for Sydney in early March, she...

Posted on: August 19, 2020

Extended stay at Yorkshire monastery brings many blessings

Good Samaritan Sister Christine Manning arrived at Stanbrook Abbey, North Yorkshire in November 2019 for...

Posted on: August 19, 2020

St Scholastica’s College rises to a new challenge for boarders

The COVID-19 pandemic had a big impact on education right across Australia as schools closed...

Posted on: August 19, 2020

Towards the Plenary Council – people of God on a pilgrim journey

Women and the Plenary Council was the topic for a gathering on Zoom last month...

Posted on: July 16, 2020

Sister Veronica Hoey looks forward to her new role in Melbourne

Good Samaritan Sister Veronica Hoey has been appointed Vicar for Religious in the Catholic Archdiocese...

Posted on: July 16, 2020

Mater Dei adapts to new ways of teaching, learning and supporting one another

The pandemic brought big changes to schools and education deliverers world-wide, and it was no...

Posted on: July 16, 2020

New national education committee ‘the fruit of many labours’

The creation of a new national education committee for lay-governed Catholic schools whose heritage lies...

Posted on: July 16, 2020

Phone ban will deprive refugees of a lifeline to the outside world

A move by the Australian Government to introduce legislation allowing the seizure of mobile phones...

Posted on: June 16, 2020