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A humble beginning: challenging our human values this Christmas A humble beginning: challenging our human values this Christmas

The insight for us in what Christmas is all about is found in the humble beginnings of Jesus’ birth. Although inauspicious, the event demonstrates dignity is found in things that some consider have little world status. Through Christmas our human values are challenged.

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

Tags: Christmas, Madonna McGahan, Mission

Working to end homelessness in Brisbane Working to end homelessness in Brisbane

Anyone, regardless of their current circumstances, could be homeless. For many of us, it’s hard to comprehend being without a safe, permanent place to call home. For more than 105 000 Australians, this is a reality—that’s one in 200 people without accommodation on any given night across the country.

Thursday, 4 August 2016

Tags: homelessness, Madonna McGahan, Mission

A symbol of transformation—the Holy Easter period A symbol of transformation—the Holy Easter period

The Holy Easter period—the most important religious celebration of the Christian Church liturgical year—reminds us that God transcends all parts of our lives and gives us meaning, hope and completion.

Thursday, 24 March 2016

Tags: Easter, Madonna McGahan, Mission

The importance of compassion in a healthcare setting The importance of compassion in a healthcare setting

Compassionate care is intrinsically driven by our people; and while important in all settings, is essential within a healthcare environment.

Thursday, 24 September 2015

Tags: Madonna McGahan, Mission, Sisters of Mercy