Section Archive: News Feature

Social justice, ecology and the federal election

Australians will vote in the federal election this Saturday, so where do the major parties stand on issues of social justice and care for the environment?

Posted on: May 14, 2019

Mother and Child

Substance over style ‘Inn’ supporting mothers

Good Sam’s Inn and Housing ministries, provide significant support to mothers facing difficult times every day, not just on Mother’s Day, writes Debra Vermeer.

Posted on: May 14, 2019

Donna’s readiness to live her vows

Donna Belle Ferrer made her first profession as a Sister of the Good Samaritan earlier this month and is looking forward with “readiness” to living her vows faithfully.

Posted on: April 16, 2019

Health focus: The Good Samaritans’ Ministry in Kiribati

World Health Day was celebrated on 7 April with a focus on universal health coverage. Marie Mohr reflects on the current health situation in Kiribati on a recent trip to...

Posted on: April 16, 2019

Women address Vatican summit on abuse

The Vatican Summit heard the call from women for greater transparency and accountability in the Church’s handling of child sexual abuse.

Posted on: March 19, 2019

A new phase begins for Good Samaritan Sisters

During their 26th Chapter Gathering in Sydney from September 24 until October 2, the Sisters of the Good Samaritan discerned a new Statement of Directions and elected a new leadership...

Posted on: October 18, 2017