The Order’s Mental Health First Aid Model

The Order’s Mental Health First Aid Model

The Order’s Mental Health First Aid Model Soon after the Brothers arrived in Australia in 1947 they were being urged to move into a traditional area of the Order’s world-wide activity – mental health services.  By January 1952 they had purchased an historic...
Order’s Work for Disabled Affected by Taal Volcano

Order’s Work for Disabled Affected by Taal Volcano

Order’s Work for Disabled Affected by Taal Volcano The Brothers of the Oceania Province support with an annual financial contribution the attendance of a number of pupils at the Saint Raphael Day School for Special Children at Amadeo, Cavite in the Philippines. ...
The John of God Tradition of Burying the Dead

The John of God Tradition of Burying the Dead

The John of God Tradition of Burying the Dead Papua New Guinean members of the Oceania Province operate a service for persons with mental health issues at Madang in Papua New Guinea.  The operation of mental health services in the Melanesian culture often takes one...
Brothers Conclude Two Year Study of Laudato Sí

Brothers Conclude Two Year Study of Laudato Sí

Brothers Conclude Two Year Study of Laudato Sí The defining gospel story of the Saint John of God Brothers is the parable of the Good Samaritan.  They share the widely held view that humanity is inflicting serious damage on what Pope Francis frequently refers to as...