Section Archive: Feature

A rare bird’s-eye view of the windows in St Scholastica’s Chapel

Recent renovations to St Scholastica’s Chapel in Glebe have allowed the Sisters of the Good...

Posted on: May 18, 2022

Mater Dei Fresh Food provides a hands-on learning experience

A fully functioning mini Woolworths store at Mater Dei School aims to mimic the operations...

Posted on: May 18, 2022

Ties of friendship bind Port Pirie to Kiribati and the Good Sams

The long-standing warm relationship between the Sisters of the Good Samaritan, Port Pirie Diocese and...

Posted on: May 18, 2022

On the brink of everything

Parker Palmer’s book ‘On the Brink of Everything’ on ‘grace, gravity, and growing old’ was...

Posted on: May 16, 2022

Interfaith dialogue: iftar and the healing of hospitality

When my Muslim sisters host iftar, the meal taken by Muslims at sundown to break...

Posted on: May 16, 2022

And the band played on

A visit to the small Pacific island nation of Kiribati was a rare opportunity for...

Posted on: May 16, 2022

HOPE … four letters that carry the aliveness of God in our midst

Everyone hopes for something. It’s an inherent part of being a human being, defining our...

Posted on: April 19, 2022

Set new places at the table

This portrayal of the Parable of the Good Samaritan by Carmel Lillis offers a profound...

Posted on: April 19, 2022

Synodality demands that we have eyes wide open and hearts and minds attuned

Launching the consultation for the synod on synodality, Pope Francis calls us to “look others...

Posted on: March 14, 2022

‘Street Angel of Sydney’ comforted the disturbed and disturbed the comfortable

Good Samaritan Sister Catherine McCahill reflects on the life of Sister Pauline Elizabeth Fitz-Walter, Christ’s...

Posted on: February 17, 2022

Vale Sister Pauline Fitz-Walter SGS – a saint and a prophet

Good Samaritan Sister Pauline Fitz-Walter OAM, described by her friend Bishop David Cremin as “our...

Posted on: February 17, 2022

Typhoon’s path of destruction results in loss of homes and livelihoods

More than a month after Typhoon Rai, or Odette as it is known locally in...

Posted on: February 17, 2022