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Memorable encounter with Pope Francis at Benedictine gathering

Two Sisters of the Good Samaritan had a private audience with Pope Francis at the...

Posted on: September 19, 2018

Bennies’ boomerang bags a big hit

Shoppers at Pennant Hills in Sydney’s north are being offered free reusable bags, designed and...

Posted on: September 19, 2018

Endangered Camden White Gum given new lease of life

Three seedlings of the endangered Camden White Gum have been planted in their natural habitat...

Posted on: August 15, 2018

Founding principal’s tireless work celebrated

While there certainly were challenges, as Sister Leonie Duenas looks back on her 15 years...

Posted on: August 15, 2018

Good Samaritan Kinder graduates begin university

For five young people from Bacolod in the Philippines, their long-held hopes of going to...

Posted on: July 18, 2018

Oblates hear the call of the Camino de Santiago

Marie Lynch admits she’s never really been a keen walker, but from the time she...

Posted on: July 18, 2018

Sister’s story captures Minister’s attention

Sister Mary-Lynne Cochrane has accepted countless invitations in the last few years to speak publicly...

Posted on: June 20, 2018

Finding big and small ways to be #withrefugees

On World Refugee Day – June 20 – a Good Samaritan Sister has called on...

Posted on: June 20, 2018

Schools keen to re-connect with their Good Sam history

A group of former Good Samaritan schools is seeking to explore new ways of honouring...

Posted on: June 20, 2018

WA Oblates’ Japan pilgrimage deepens bonds of friendship

Four Good Samaritan Oblates from WA have recently returned from visiting the Good Samaritan Sisters...

Posted on: May 16, 2018

ACU honours a wise woman from Walgett

Gamilaroi Elder Aunty Fay Green OAM was awarded an Honorary Doctorate by ACU in Sydney...

Posted on: May 16, 2018

Students join fight to end slavery, human trafficking

Young people are getting behind the move to stop slavery and human trafficking in Australia...

Posted on: May 16, 2018