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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 […]
Star of the Sea College, Brighton, PCW Melbourne and CBC St Kilda were linked recently by their shared Presentation heritage and their commitment to speaking and acting for justice. Students from the justice groups of each college gathered together at Star of the Sea, to consider how to better engage their communities in actions for […]
This Christmas season, Presentation Sisters celebrate 140 years of ministry in Victoria. On 21 December, 1873, five Presentation Sisters and two aspirants sailed into Sandridge (Port Melbourne), having travelled far from their home in Limerick, Ireland. These courageous and generous women, Mother Mary Paul Mulquin, Mother Mary Bernard Gunson, Mother Mary Patrick Irwin, Sister Margaret […]
Sisters, Associates and past members of the Congregation gathered for our Presentation Day celebration and to mark the 140th anniversary of the Victorian Congregation. In this anniversary year we remember with gratitude those Sisters who came here on 21st December 1873.