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Good Samaritan novitiate welcomes new candidate

Sisters of the Good Samaritan have welcomed and received Dianne Mai into the Novitiate community...

Posted on: October 2, 2019

Bishop Terry Brady, Parish Priest Fr Salas Muttathukattil MSFS, parishioners and sisters including Sr Mary Constable, centre, gather for the farewell. Photo: Patrick Lee

155 year tradition ends

After 155 years of benefiting from the presence of Good Samaritan Sisters, the people of...

Posted on: September 6, 2019

Kinship with Nature – Gateway to the Core of Being

Today we celebrate International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples (August 9, 2019). In honour...

Posted on: August 9, 2019

Exploring religious life during National Vocations Awareness Week

“Each of you has a personal vocation which He has given you for your own...

Posted on: August 8, 2019

Final report captures the voices of 222,000 people

The National Centre for Pastoral Research has published the final report of the Listening and...

Posted on: July 31, 2019

Good Samaritan Congregational Leader, Patty Fawkner elected CRA Vice President

A key moment at the first Catholic Religious Australia (CRA) National Council meeting after the...

Posted on: July 25, 2019

What is the best part of being a Catholic Sister?

Posted on: June 20, 2019

Vale Sister Helen Maund SGS

Sister Helen Maund’s death came quickly and quietly; she died peacefully at Concord Hospital on...

Posted on: January 23, 2019

Vale Sister Mary Gregory SGS

“Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile,” observed Albert Einstein. Sister Mary...

Posted on: January 17, 2019

Vale Sister Monica Mary Sparks SGS

Sister Monica Sparks made her first profession of vows on January 6, 1956, followed by...

Posted on: December 17, 2018

Religious women and men hold National Day of Sorrow and Promise

Religious women and men across Australia, among them Sisters of the Good Samaritan, will hold...

Posted on: December 2, 2018

Vale Sister Katherine Larkey SGS

Sister Katherine Larkey will be lovingly remembered for her empathy, her simple kindness, her delightful...

Posted on: November 28, 2018