Archive for March, 2015

28, Mar

Recently, Victorian Presentation Associates gathered to reflect and connect. The occasion was facilitated by Dr. Rose-Marie Prosser, mother, grandmother, theologian and teacher. The focus of the day was ” Opening up to the Present and the Presence “. This year celebrates 25 years of the Victorian Presentation Associates’ first group. Mindful of this milestone, Rose-Marie […]

28, Mar

  John O’Donohue and Ruth Burgess gift us their wisdom, insights and spirituality in their various writings.  Their books are recommended for Prayer/Reflections for schools staffs etc. A sample of their poetry is now available below (or click here to download as a Word document).   May the Blessings of God surround you, May Angels […]

23, Mar

  On Sunday February 22nd, the Combined Rotary Clubs of Wagga Wagga honoured people within the community who live by a credo of peace. The awards recognise those people, the quiet achievers, who exemplify Rotary’s Peace Communities Program credo. The credo is based on respect for cultural diversity and life and dignity for every person […]

23, Mar

  The Autumn 2015 edition of Justice Jottings is now available to read and share!   Inside this issue: Pope Francis speaks of the Call to Care for Creation Earth Hour The Cry of the Poor and of the Earth Remote Communities Faith Bandler, 1918 – 2015: a fearless advocate for justice Click to download […]

11, Mar

  Former Convent refurbished and renamed The House in Lismore was the Presentation Convent of the Sisters since it was opened by Mother Stanislaus D’Arcy in 1907.  It is now called Presentation House and is the Office of  Catholic Education of the Diocese of Lismore. Sr Margaret Cannane, Congregation Leader spoke at the Opening on […]

11, Mar

Much of the chocolate that finds its way into our shops and homes is made with cocoa from Cote d’Ivoire plantations that use trafficked children. They are kidnapped or their families are tricked, forced to work in the cocoa plantations from an early age, for long hours, in dangerous working conditions, without any possibility of […]