We are Sisters of Charity, women of Mary Aikenhead, contemplatives in action, impelled by the love of Christ.

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Our charism is to share the love, tenderness, and concern of Christ with all whom we meet, seeing Christ in everyone.

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We respond courageously to the call to mission, going out to the margins, walking in partnership with others.

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We are impelled by the love of Christ to give to the poor for love what the rich can buy for money.

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We are Sisters of Charity, women of Mary Aikenhead, contemplatives in action, impelled by the love of Christ.

Find out more

Our charism is to share the love, tenderness, and concern of Christ with all whom we meet, seeing Christ in everyone.

Discover more

We respond courageously to the call to mission, going out to the margins, walking in partnership with others.

Find out how

We are impelled by the love of Christ to give to the poor for love what the rich can buy for money.

Find out how

Mystery solved: A portrait of one of the first Sisters reveals its secrets

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October 2021

M. John Cahill, an unexpected find

The whereabouts of a portrait of one of the first five Sisters in Australia, M. John Cahill, was unknown for a number of years. But it had been in the possession of the Sisters for more than 150 years, and is now in the Sisters of Charity Heritage Centre and Archives.

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Celebrating Platinum and Diamond Jubilees during COVID lockdowns

23 November, 2021
The Sisters who celebrated their Platinum (70th) Jubilees since profession were  Sr Patricia Heenan and Judith Clark RIP.    Four…
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“Sr Kath’s hidden life with Christ in God”

12 November, 2021
Sr Kathleen Munce 30 October 1922 — 28 July 2021 Motto:  ‘God Alone’ Mass offered in the…
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A Diamond Jubilee for Sr Patricia Heenan

3 November, 2021
Sr Patricia was professed on August 28, 1961.    Image 1: Sr Patricia Heenan (right) at…
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Welcome!

Sr Laureen Dixon
Congregational Leader

Sr Laureen invites you to join the Sisters of Charity as they continue to live their charism today, ensuring the love, tenderness, and concern of Christ is shared with all. Here, the new CL&C is introduced to the Sisters of Charity via Zoom during the March  General Chapter. The interviewer is Sr Karon Donnellon rsm.

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When we have so much to praise the Lord for, we must not complain.
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True affection is to rejoice in the happiness of our dear ones. Never allow a sentiment of resentment to enter into our hearts.
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Pray, reflect and consult – and may the divine spirit direct all to God’s greater glory.
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May our dear Lord Jesus fill your hearts with His own love. Amen!
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We must have patience with others as He has patience with us.
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Under every difficulty try to pray fervently.
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We have much to thank Him for, even for those little drawbacks on our comforts and conveniences.
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Do pray that justice may be accomplished in peace and that truth may prevail.
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Go on now as steadily as you can, relying on the Divine assistance and fear not.
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What we do ought to be done well.

The Sisters of Charity acknowledge the First Peoples and traditional custodians of this land where we live. We respect, value and honour their history, culture and spirituality. We are committed to standing in solidarity and to actively working for justice, peace and harmony in this land.

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