The reason for our existence is to live and manifest the value of Hospitality towards the needs of others in the spirit of Saint John of God and the Christian tradition of the Good Samaritan.

The Brothers of Saint John of God are members of a Religious Order of the Catholic Church. They, and their lay Co-workers, contribute to the healing mission of the Church by providing health and social services that are hospitable to persons who are affected by poverty, illness, homelessness, disabilities and other unmet basic human needs.

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The Province of Oceania

News & Events



Elsewhere in News and Events on this site one reads of the death and interment of the first member of “Haus Bung” at Madang in Papua New Guinea – a man named Lambert.  “Haus Bung”, which has been functioning under the auspices of the Oceania Province for more than two...

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