Archive for June, 2013

13, Jun

The Nagle Centre at Campbelltown recently celebrated the milestone of reaching the million mark in granting  No-Interest Loans. Macarthur NILS®, a ministry of the Presentation Sisters, grants no-interest loans of up to a $1,000 per loan to people on benefits. Most of the loans are for basic household items and all goods are purchased in […]

13, Jun

Sr Heather Burke, Presentation Sister and artist, has painted a Madonna and Child in the context of  Papua New Guinea culture and has called her work Madonna of Hope. “I choose to work from a photo, selected among many, of this particular woman because of the quiet, meditative serenity which pervades herself and her child. […]