A Novena Honouring Mary MacKillop
We thank you for taking part in our online novena.
Thank you for taking part in our online Novena: Honouring Mary MacKillop
Day Eight portrait image: artist Jan Williamson
Please enjoy complimentary resources produced to assist all of us in acclaiming the gifts of St Mary of the Cross MacKillop and Father Julian Tenison Woods as we celebrate the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Sisters of Saint Joseph in Penola, SA, on March 19th 1866.
Mary MacKillop’s Story
Mary MacKillop was born on 15 January 1842 in Melbourne, Victoria. Her parents were born in Scotland and came to live in Australia. She had three sisters and four brothers....
Open and print our fun Mary MacKillop Word Find Game!
Open and print this PDF and fill in the missing words!
Open and print this PDF and fill in the spaces in the sentences!
Mary MacKillop Resources for Prayer & Liturgy – by Kathy Horan
This resource is offered as one resource among many that may support classroom teachers in their inclusion of prayer and liturgy in their religious education programs. The focus of the resource is on how Mary MacKillop lived a life of deep personal faith in God, modeled on the example of Jesus, as seen and understood from the scriptures. Because Mary was a woman of deep faith, firmly grounded in the gospel values, and unshakeable in her faith in a loving and compassionate God, she has become for