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Section Archive: Being Just Neighbours
“Schoolies week” takes a new direction

“Schoolies week” takes a new direction

“Schoolies Week” is rarely seen in a positive light by those looking on. But some...

Posted on: December 13, 2011

A peep into my past

A peep into my past

Looking back on her 30-year ministry with people on the fringes of life, Good Samaritan...

Posted on: November 8, 2011

What am I doing about poverty?

What am I doing about poverty?

Anti-Poverty Week gives us a chance to stop and think about poverty at home, in...

Posted on: October 11, 2011

Can we be hospitable post September 11?

Can we be hospitable post September 11?

How can we live the Gospel imperative of being a hospitable people when we have...

Posted on: September 13, 2011

Going out of your way to find your neighbour

Going out of your way to find your neighbour

For John Muskovits, a recent summer school in the United States with world-renowned theologian and...

Posted on: August 9, 2011

Seeing our neighbours with humanity

Seeing our neighbours with humanity

SBS TV recently invited viewers to see asylum seekers through the eyes of six Australians....

Posted on: July 12, 2011

Faith delegation rallies pollies on climate change

Faith delegation rallies pollies on climate change

Two Sisters of the Good Samaritan were among a multi-faith delegation that converged on Canberra...

Posted on: June 14, 2011

Let’s talk recognition

Let’s talk recognition

In the lead-up to National Reconciliation Week (May 27 to June 3), Reconciliation Australia Chief...

Posted on: May 10, 2011

Can we open our hearts and minds?

Can we open our hearts and minds?

We need to open our hearts and minds to the bigger story of asylum seekers...

Posted on: April 12, 2011

Cancun conference provides some hope

Cancun conference provides some hope

While not a perfect outcome, the building blocks for further global action were set in...

Posted on: March 7, 2011