SA: A Day with Mary MacKillop – with Mary Ryan rsj
Date: 13/07/2019
  • South Australia

A Day with Mary MacKillop… Walking on the land where she lived… Breathing in her spirit – with Mary Ryan rsj

 Mary MacKillop is one of the most outstanding figures in Australia’s history… Generations have reason to be grateful to her.Pope Benedict XVI – World Youth Day, Sydney, July 2008

As we look forward to the 110th anniversary of Mary’s death (8 August, 1909), here is an  invitation to delve a little more deeply into her story, reflecting on her warmth, her vulnerability, her strength, her compassion, her sense of  humour… her humanness.

Yes, we do have reason to be grateful to Mary!

  • Saturday, 13 July, 9.30pm – 4.00pm
  • Bethany Centre, Mary MacKillop Precinct, 4 High Street, Kensington SA (sorry – no onsite parking)
  • Cost: Full $40 or Concession $30 BYO Lunch
  • Registration essential: by Friday, 5 July
  • Phone: 08 8130 5900 or email:

This day is suitable for ALL adults.

It is also approved by CESA as a System Accredited Module for teachers – requiring the submission of a 1500 word reflection paper

Photos: Mary Ryan rsj: St Joseph’s Chapel and St Joseph’s Convent Gardens, Kensington SA – Mary MacKillop’s  home for 11 years (1872-1883)