Section Archive: Feature
East Timor immersion a life-altering experience

East Timor immersion a life-altering experience

Fourteen teachers from Good Samaritan Colleges throughout Australia participated in an immersion experience to East Timor during their July holidays. For Jocelyn Christensen of Stella Maris College Manly in Sydney,...

Posted on: August 9, 2011

Kiribati foundation a transformative experience

Kiribati foundation a transformative experience

This year marks the twentieth anniversary since the Sisters of the Good Samaritan first arrived in Kiribati. What began as a ministry placement for one sister has grown into something...

Posted on: July 12, 2011

The quest for something more

The quest for something more

Good Samaritan oblates follow in the footsteps of other famous Benedictine oblates such as Pope Benedict XVI, Dorothy Day and Saints Thomas More and Thomas a’ Becket. “The Good Oil”...

Posted on: June 14, 2011

Good Sams in Japan: transition time

Good Sams in Japan: transition time

Good Samaritan Sister Marie O’Connor recently spent time in Japan during the final weeks of the Good Samaritan Sisters’ presence in the Nagasaki Archdiocese. What began for Marie as a...

Posted on: May 10, 2011

Eastering

Eastering

In light of the many tragic events in our world – floods, cyclones, earthquakes, tsunamis, civil wars and global unrest and suffering – is it possible to be truly joyful...

Posted on: April 12, 2011

Travelling to freedom

Travelling to freedom

Our Lenten conversion, our return to grace, to recognising God’s love in ourselves and in the world, is a radical change that is not achieved by the wave of some...

Posted on: March 7, 2011