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

Tasmanian Small Grants Recipients Inspire JWF visitors

On a recent visit to Tasmania, Liz McAloon, JWF Executive Officer, accompanied by Lorraine Groves mss and Corrie van den Bosch mss visited Bothwell and Oatlands, Tasmania where they met with grant recipients of the John Wallis Foundation 2017 Small Grants Program. In Bothwell they met with a group of community volunteers and two staff … Continue reading Tasmanian Small Grants Recipients Inspire JWF visitors

Francis Moloney sdb draws a big crowd to the Hobart John Wallis Memorial Lecture

There was a buzz of excitement as people gathered at Guilford Young College for the 2017Memorial Lecture.   Fr Frank Moloney, a well-known scripture scholar, addressed the gathering on the topic: The Word of God in the Life of the Church:   Have We Failed? In bold brush strokes, Fr Frank described the historical background of his topic … Continue reading Francis Moloney sdb draws a big crowd to the Hobart John Wallis Memorial Lecture