A Pilgrimage Celebrating our Past – Energising our Present – Open to the Future

Celebrations marking the 75th year since the beginning of the Missionary Sisters of Service (MSS) began with a pilgrimage through Tasmania to Bruny Island where it all began. In a spirit of joy and celebration, a group of 28 pilgrims spent five days travelling through Tasmania to mark the commencement of the 75-year anniversary of … Continue reading A Pilgrimage Celebrating our Past – Energising our Present – Open to the Future

August 2018 Highways and Byways Newsletter

The current issue of H&B tells good news stories of people doing great things with support of the John Wallis Foundation.   As well as doing beautiful things for their communities, these people inspire us to yet new efforts to connect with people in situations of disadvantage.  Enjoy their stories and other news from the Foundation: … Continue reading August 2018 Highways and Byways Newsletter

Gail Worcelo on YouTube: Our Place in the Universe

To tell the story of anything, you have to tell the story of Everything! From the first moment Gail Worcelo from Green Mountain Monastery in Vermont USA, began her talk in Parkes NSW, we knew we were in for something special. Gail Worcelo from Green Mountain Monastery, Vermont USAIn a room beautifully adorned by ‘floating’ panels of … Continue reading Gail Worcelo on YouTube: Our Place in the Universe

The Silent Book Receives a Great Welcome Overseas

After many book launches in Australia, Bernadette T Wallis mss, author of The Silent Book, took the book on tour, visiting Ireland, England and Canada.  Speaking of her experience, Bernadette says: It was a privilege for me to have been in Ireland at a time of great excitement in the Irish Deaf community.   Why was … Continue reading The Silent Book Receives a Great Welcome Overseas