Mary - The Mary MacKillop Story - DVD
InformationProduced with the support and assistance of the Sisters Of St. Joseph.
On 19 January, 1995 Mary MacKillop was officially beautified by Pope John Paul II. 15 years later his successor Pope Benedict XVI finally confirmed her sainthood - Australia's first.Dramatic recreations of Mary MacKillop's life, intergrated with commentary from historical consultant Father Peter Gumpel; broadcaster and biographer Clare Dunne; and Sisters Margaret McKenna anbd Marie Foale from the Sisters of St. Joseph cleraly demonstrate the commitment of Mary, to the education of all people regardless of race, social status or religious belief.
Spanning sixty years, the breadth of Australia, and the grandeur of Rome in the late 19th Century, 'Mary: The Mary MacKillop Story' pays tribute to one of Australia's greatest battlers and the nation's very first saint.