McAuley Ministries is made up of a wonderful diversity of ministries of ISMAPNG.
Under the McAuley Ministries banner, our Sisters and partners in Mercy provide a wide range of services in the spirit of the Spiritual and Corporal Works of Mercy including:
- ministering as educators, theologians, scripture scholars, liturgists, writers and publishers, poets, researchers, archivists, musicians, artists, bioethicists, ecumenists, canon lawyers, environmentalists and ecologists, lawyers and advocates for justice
- providing counselling, psychological therapy, pastoral supervision, mediation, retreats and spiritual direction
- working in community development, and facilitation
- supporting rural communities
- offering hospitality in retreat, spirituality and heritage centres
- teaching music, speech and drama.
Deepen your understanding of the meaning of life and how it fits within God’s creation through individual and group programs.
Visit one of our two Heritage Centres in Perth Western Australia and in Singleton, New South Wales.
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Counselling and Psychological Services
Trained psychologists and counsellors who provide a wholistic approach to assist you on life’s journey.
Pastoral supervision is an effective process in understanding and developing values, attitudes and skills in pastoral ministry.
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Retreats and Conference Centres
We have a range of centres available for individuals and groups to visit where you can withdraw from the hectic pace of life and take time for reflection, prayer, education, team building, relaxation and celebration.
Places where families and individuals can visit and withdraw from the hectic pace of life and take time for relaxation, reflection, prayer and celebration.
A form of psychotherapy using spontaneous dramatisation, role playing, and dramatic self presentation to investigate and gain life insights.
Poetry and Art
Through art and poetry, Srs Margaret Broadbent rsm and Mary Wickham rsm animate and give expression to the love and Mercy of God.
Facilitators Community Groups
Our Sisters who are trained facilitators assist groups, large and small, with meetings, conferences and in-service days.
Mercy Ministries Far North Queensland
Assists in furthering the charism of Catherine McAuley in Far North Queensland.
Scholars and theologians who enable us to deepen our understanding of the revelation of God through scripture and theology.Find Out More
Spiritual Direction and Retreats
Sisters work with individuals and groups both in retreat settings and spiritual direction.
Envisioning a world where there is respect, reverence and care for the whole Earth community.
Group and personal tuition in a range of instruments.
Speech and Drama
The Magic House in Townsville is a place of creativity and inspiration for children that seeks to build confidence and self-esteem through play, life as well as drama skills.
Our Sisters who teach and advise on ecclesiastical law.
McAuley Ministries Ltd
P O Box 284
Petersham NSW 2049
T: +61 2 9572 5400