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Realising the vision: 150 years of liturgical renewal

Realising the vision: 150 years of liturgical renewal

Good Samaritan Sister, Margaret Smith, participated in a month-long liturgical study tour to Europe last...

Posted on: April 17, 2012

Surrender is not weakness, nor resignation

The notion of surrender has little appeal to a post-modern sensibility, perhaps suggesting capitulation and...

Posted on: March 20, 2012

A time to be ‘desert people’

A time to be ‘desert people’

Nothing worthwhile comes easily, writes Monica Dutton. If we are not tested, we never know...

Posted on: February 21, 2012

Good summer reads for the mind and spirit

In this our last edition for 2011, “The Good Oil” invited ten people – some...

Posted on: December 13, 2011

Japanese sisters recount the road of conversion

Japanese sisters recount the road of conversion

The “National Catholic Reporter’s” Joshua McElwee recently spoke to two Japanese Good Samaritan Sisters about...

Posted on: November 8, 2011

Reflecting on a chapter in the life of the Good Sams

Reflecting on a chapter in the life of the Good Sams

Chapters are significant events in the life of a religious congregation. Good Samaritan Sister Pam...

Posted on: October 11, 2011

Spirit of Good Sam past key to the future

Spirit of Good Sam past key to the future

Benedictine Sister Joan Chittister offers some words of wisdom and encouragement to the Sisters of...

Posted on: September 13, 2011

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...

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...

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...

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...

Posted on: May 10, 2011

Eastering

Eastering

In light of the many tragic events in our world – floods, cyclones, earthquakes, tsunamis,...

Posted on: April 12, 2011