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St Ignatius’ College

People People

Privileged to be present in people's lives

It should have been one of the best days of his life. After 14 years of Jesuit studies and preparation for the priesthood and the day after his ordination on December 9 1972 in<br /> St Ignatius Church, Norwood, Fr Greg O’Kelly was celebrating his first Mass at Holy Name Church, St Peter’s, when tragedy struck.

Schools Schools

Outdoor classroom in the NT

Collecting berries and nuts, learning traditional methods to make a fire, cooking damper, raft building and fishing are all part of the weekly ‘classroom’ activities for a local teacher who has left the city behind and is working at a remote Aboriginal community in the Northern Territory.

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Dadirri resonates with Ignatian spirituality

Senior Australian of the Year, Dr Miriam-Rose Ungunmerr-Baumann AM, spoke about ‘Dadirri’ to 200 St Ignatius’ College staff at their annual Ignatian formation day held at Sevenhill.


Faith-filled poetry

Former Jesuit and Catholic school teacher John Kelly has used his retirement to pursue a life-long interest in poetry and will this month launch his latest collection A Schoolbag Full.