Archive for the ‘Victoria News’ Category
Associate Professor Mary Coloe pbvm of Presentation Sisters Victoria has her latest book ‘A Friendly Guide to the Birth of Christ’ published in time to order for the Advent season. It is available from Garrett Publishing which describes the book as helping “to dive beneath the surface of the text and come to a […]
In this Easter reflection we remember the ‘buried hopes‘ of over 65 million displaced, refugee and asylum seeking children, women and men across our world who seek safety, dignity, protection and justice. ‘The Stone‘ (1994) is a poem by Raphael Consedine pbvm (1928 – 2000) published by Presentation Sisters Victoria in a collection […]
Rosemary Terry from Presentation Sisters Wagga Wagga and Mary Kavanagh from Presentation Sisters Victoria have been honoured with the award of Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM).
“YOU’RE THE VOICE” student conference The fourth biennial Nagle Education Alliance Australia (NEAA) Student Leadership Conference 2016 was held recently at Avila College, Mt Waverley in Victoria. It saw almost 100 Year 10 students from Presentation inspired schools throughout Australia, and their teachers, gather together around the conference theme “You’re the Voice” to: […]
“With courage let us all combine” Taken from the second verse of the Australian national anthem, the theme of Refugee Week 2016 celebrates the courage of refugees and of people who speak out against persecution and injustice. It serves as a call for unity and for positive action, encouraging Australians to improve our nation’s […]
Parishioners of Hamilton, Victoria continue to support the Presentation Sisters Mission in Peru through their fund raising efforts. Colourful woven items crafted by the women of Lima Peru were first introduced to St Mary’s Parish house by Father Patrick Mugavin on his arrival to Hamilton Victoria in 2003. Over the past few years women of […]