Articles by: The Good Oil

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 21, 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 21, 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 21, 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

Women come together to raise their prophetic voice

As women call for a greater voice and fairer representation in the leadership of the...

Posted on: March 17, 2021

Restoration of Rosebank Chapel and Cemetery complete

The refurbishment of Rosebank Chapel and Cemetery at Five Dock has been a long and...

Posted on: March 17, 2021

Mater Dei and Wivenhoe House at Camden complete a full circle

The story of the Sisters of the Good Samaritan’s historic Wivenhoe House in Camden, New...

Posted on: February 18, 2021

Celebrating 200 years of Catholic education in Australia

Australia’s Catholic community will celebrate a major milestone this year, marking 200 years of Catholic...

Posted on: February 18, 2021

Good Samaritan Life spirituality and formation website launched

The Good Samaritan Life website was launched on Good Samaritan Foundation Day on February 2....

Posted on: February 18, 2021

Read, watch, listen: TGO’s top picks to bring in the New Year

In the December edition, The Good Oil has gathered recommendations from some of our readers...

Posted on: December 16, 2020

Rosebank Rally a winning combination of fun, friends and faith

Early in Term 4 in 2020, the Ministry team at Rosebank College introduced the inaugural...

Posted on: December 16, 2020

Pilot program to support remote communities in Mount Magnet

Over many generations, religious sisters have been called to provide pastoral care and support to...

Posted on: December 16, 2020