The Sisters of The Good Samaritan - Protection of Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults
Section Archive: Musings of a Leader

Let’s move beyond a narrow view of vocation

Vocation must be recognised and fostered within every person. There can be no special status...

Posted on: August 16, 2016

“So much sadness and tragedy in the world”

Who amongst our world leaders has the capacity and the skill to engage in a...

Posted on: July 19, 2016

Moving beyond “what’s in it for me?”

Two weeks out from a Federal election, may we all weigh up what is most...

Posted on: June 21, 2016

Alternative policies urgently needed now

Australia’s refugee and asylum seeker policies are like an infected sore eating away at the...

Posted on: May 17, 2016

How are we investing in the next generation?

What do we mean when we say the next generation should be better off than...

Posted on: April 19, 2016

Reflecting on the symbols of resurrected life

There is no single dimension of the Resurrection that can provide us with a comprehensive...

Posted on: March 15, 2016

A time of conscious waiting

In what way are the 40 days of Lent also meant to be a time...

Posted on: February 16, 2016

Christmas calls forth a contemplative and meditative stance

Christmas, the birth of divinity into humanity, is a profound and most challenging reality that...

Posted on: December 8, 2015

To dehumanise another is to dehumanise oneself

How can this cruelty, hatred and violence be stopped? How can human dignity be restored...

Posted on: November 17, 2015

November: a time to “keep your eye on death every day”

Pauline chose not to have invasive treatment, but to live each day to the full...

Posted on: October 20, 2015

Compassion that is true and substantive

I believe we need to seriously depth our understanding of what a compassionate response to...

Posted on: September 15, 2015

An opportunity to explore new ways?

If Sunday is no longer the day of rest and religious observance, why not explore...

Posted on: August 18, 2015