"Let us set out on this way with the Gospel for our guide” RB Prol 21

Our Purpose

The purpose of Good Samaritan Education is to foster ecclesial communion “of life, of charity and of truth” and to share in the mission of God through the ministry of Catholic education (Statutes, 5). The mission of Good Samaritan Education is grounded in the:

  • Parable of the Good Samaritan;
  • Rule of Benedict;
  • Good Samaritan Education Statutes;
  • Good Samaritan Education Statement of Charism;
  • Good Samaritan Education Philosophy of Education.

As a Church entity, Good Samaritan Education is committed to communio (the building of an authentic community) and to discernment as fundamental to life.

In continuing the mission that Jesus Christ gave to the Church, Good Samaritan Education is to ensure its apostolic works faithfully carry into the future the charism received from the Sisters of the Good Samaritan. Good Samaritan Education is called to ensure that In All Things May God Be Glorified – In Omnibus Glorificetur Deus (RB, 57:9).