By Marie Crowley

ISBN-10: 1925486710

ISBN-13: 9781925486711

ISBN-10: 1925486729

ISBN-13: 9781925486728

In July 1872 3 Sisters of St Joseph and one lay girl arrived on the Vale, a village close to Bathurst, New South Wales. they'd come from Adelaide in line with a call for participation from the Catholic bishop of Ba¬thurst to set up a origin of the newly based Congregation in his diocese-the first Josephite beginning in New South Wales. Sister Teresa McDonald used to be the chief or more advantageous of the founding neighborhood. Born in Scotland in 1838, she had come to Australia together with her mom and dad eventually settling in Adelaide. a pal of either Father Julian Tenison Woods and mom Mary MacKillop, she joined the Sisters of St Joseph in 1867. This ebook explores her adolescence and her time as a Sister of St Joseph in Adelaide the place she served because the first Provincial of the Congregation in South Australia. It additionally provides specific recognition to Teresa's brief years on the Vale, her fight with sick future health and her demise in January 1876.

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