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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 down unusual pathways – as is illustrated by...

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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 “the Earth, our home”.  The Brothers see the...

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Bernard McGrath

Bernard McGrath

Statement by the Brothers of St John of God regarding the sentencing of former Brother Bernard McGrath. The St John of God Brothers deeply regret that any child was harmed in our care. We acknowledge with sorrow and shame the abuse perpetrated by this former member of...

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All Brothers Meeting

All Brothers Meeting

3rd Meeting of Religious Brothers “Tutti Fratelli”. A group of 64 Brothers from 35 different countries belonging to 14 Congregations meet in Rome.

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