From quite a young age, when many people do not know what they are doing with their lives, Mary had already decided that she wanted to be a nun and help people as much as she could, she wanted to help the poor and less fortunate than her. Mary worked with people and children and ...
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...reat catholic and public schools. Mary MacKillop has done so much for this country and for the education of young children that there are now many catholic schools named after her all over Australia. Her continuous faith in God gave a great example to people everywhere and many people have learned
great life lessons from her. Her group of nuns are still known and talked about today. Mary now has her tomb placed in a memorial chapel at Mount Street, North Sydney. Many people and school groups come to look and reflect on the life of Australia's first saint, Mary MacKillop.
Mary MacKillop Makers and Shakers, Rose Inserra, Cardigan Street Publisher, Carlton Australia, 1995
Mary MacKillop A tribute, Honeysett Press, N.S.W Leichhardt Australia, 1995
Mary MacKillop Faithful in the dark, Sealy, Pat, Evelyn Pickering Teresita, Cormack N.S.W Sydney, 1983
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