July 10, 2020
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⟶ Updated 25 Oct 2017 ⟶
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Mary Helen MacKillop born
Becomes a Governess
Applies for her first formal teaching position
establishes the Bay View House Seminary for Young Ladies on 3 January.
Mary and Lexie move to Penola in January to help Fr Julian establish a school based on 'purely Catholic principles'.
Troubles in Adelaide
127 Sisters and 34 schools in South Australia.
Excommunicated of 22nd od September
removes the excommunication on 23 February and expresses sorrow for being misled by bad advisers
Constitution of the Institute of St Joseph accepted on 19th of March
Mary is to step down as Mother General. Mother Bernard appointed Superior General.
Marys Mother, Flora Dies.
Mary elected Superior General after the death of Mother Bernard on 6 January.
Mary died 8 August in Alma Cottage, Mount Street, North Sydney
Building of the Mary MacKillop Memorial Chapel.
Pope John Paul II declares Mary a Saint in Australia
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