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Articles by: The Good Oil

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

‘Fencebook’ becomes a neighbourhood hub for families

A shy foray by Good Samaritan Oblate Helen Smith into cheering up those in her...

Posted on: June 16, 2020

Appeal to help provide emergency food relief in the Philippines

The Good Samaritan Foundation has launched an appeal to raise funds for immediate emergency relief...

Posted on: June 16, 2020

Shutdown a chance to do things differently at Santa Maria College

The importance of nurturing connectedness and hope during challenging times were two of the key...

Posted on: June 16, 2020

Pope Francis invites us to celebrate Laudato Si’ Week

In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis which has shaken the world, Pope Francis has...

Posted on: May 20, 2020

Those most vulnerable are on front line of COVID-19 pandemic

A coalition of Catholic leaders has written to Australia’s Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, advocating for...

Posted on: May 20, 2020

Mater Christi College continues to support wellbeing, learning and teaching

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted education systems across the world. Schools are being challenged to...

Posted on: May 20, 2020

'Hearts and Bones' a new film about hope and salvation

Hugo Weaving stars in the feature film Hearts and Bones, the story of a war...

Posted on: May 19, 2020

Funding boost for family violence services during COVID-19 crisis

With a rise in family violence due to the coronavirus crisis set to strain an...

Posted on: April 21, 2020

Timor Leste Scholarship program improves access to education

An educational scholarship program for secondary and tertiary students is continuing to improve access to...

Posted on: April 19, 2020

Government urged to extend JobKeeper program to migrant workers

Australia’s Federal Government is being urged to extend a vital safety net to everyone living...

Posted on: April 19, 2020

Santa Teresa community keeps the faith in isolation during pandemic

Easter’s theme of entering the tomb and keeping vigil until Christ’s resurrection on the third...

Posted on: April 15, 2020