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Fostering dialogue between science and religion

The Sisters of the Good Samaritan have entered into an auspice agreement with the Faith...

Posted on: August 20, 2019

Monica with her niece Vonnie Douse and cousin Dr Michael Lanigan.

A treasured privilege over 100 years

Sister Monica Nugent SGS celebrated her 100th birthday last month recounting her many years of...

Posted on: July 17, 2019

Iftar Dinner

Breaking bread and building bridges

Finding common ground over a shared meal in the holy month of Ramadan, provided an...

Posted on: May 14, 2019

Notre Dame Law student receives Helen Lombard award

Ashley Carvalho, a final year Law (Honours) student from the University of Notre Dame, Fremantle...

Posted on: April 16, 2019

Australia Day honours for Sister Rita

Good Samaritan Sister Rita Fitt of Wollongong has been recognised in this year’s Australia Day...

Posted on: February 20, 2019

Asia Pacific Forum: God is present in the differences

Tropical storms and flight cancellations weren’t enough to stop seven Good Samaritan sisters from Kiribati...

Posted on: February 20, 2019

Final program to celebrate “season of great possibility”

Mount St Benedict Centre’s final program to the public will be a Lenten Reflection Day...

Posted on: February 20, 2019

I-Kiribati women welcomed into Good Samaritan novitiate

Three young women from Kiribati have taken a leap of faith by moving to Australia...

Posted on: December 12, 2018

Fifty years in special education: “a gift”

After 50 years’ service to the special education and disability sector, including 30 years at...

Posted on: December 12, 2018

“We want women to be free from violence”

A team of seven staff members and volunteers from the Good Samaritan Inn braved cold,...

Posted on: December 12, 2018

New home for new community on “sacred site”

After almost five years of consultation, planning and construction phases, the Good Samaritan Sisters’ new...

Posted on: November 21, 2018

BENet 2019: a distinctly Australian experience

For the first time in its 20-year history, the International Commission on Benedictine Education will...

Posted on: November 21, 2018