Talaroo Hot Springs: A place of Healing and Reconciliation

The Josephite connection with the Gulf region of Far North Queensland began in the 1970s, when the church’s ministry was known as the Gulf Mission. In the 1990s, the Gulf Mission became the Gulf Savannah Parish where I was ministering as the pastoral associate. Over the years, I have met and worked with many wonderful […]

https://www.sosj.org.au/talaroo-hot-springs/

NAIDOC Week 2021: Spotlight on Ministry – Sr Michele Madigan

Michele Madigan is a Sister of Saint Joseph who has been involved with Aboriginal people in South Australia for about 40 years. She has ministered in Port Adelaide, in the bush, and most recently has worked in the Murraylands, East of Adelaide for nearly 20 years. Sr Michele is also involved with the SA Reconciliation […]

https://www.sosj.org.au/naidoc-21-ministry-michele-madigan/

NAIDOC Week 2021: The SOSJ Reconciliation Action Plan Journey

This year’s NAIDOC week theme, “Heal Country”, encourages us to take practical action to “properly work towards redressing historical injustice”. Over the last year the Sisters of Saint Joseph have taken a further step forward by developing a Reconciliation Action Plan, using Reconciliation Australia’s framework.

https://www.sosj.org.au/naidoc-21-sosj-journey-rap/