Introducing Catherine McAuley

Discover the story of Catherine McAuley


Catherine McAuley was born in Dublin, Ireland, in September, 1778 and went on to establish the Sisters of Mercy in December 1831.

Catherines Canonisation Cause

With Catherine McAuley's vision as our shared inheritance MIA is called at this time to promote the vision in ways that are creative, life-giving, appropriate to the times and sufficiently compelling to claim Catherine as a canonised saint.