E-news Archives

Mercy E-News is published each Wednesday, 48 weeks each year and distributed to subscribers via email. Each week's issue is automatically archived on this page.


July 18, Edition 780

Her Heart is with the Homeless |  Catherine and Family: Live-streamed Presentations from Mercy International Centre |  MIA Prayer Intention: Japan Floods |  Ireland’s UN Campaign |  Report: International Conference on the 3rd Anniversary of Laudato Si’ |  Living Laudato Si’, Three Years Later (Americas) |  Laudato Si’ Conference and the Mercy International Reflection Process (ISMAPNG) |  Chapter of Elections (North Sydney ) |  Chapter of Elections (The Congregation) |  Scripture with Kathleen Rushton rsm: 'Completing God's Work' (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Sr Judy Byron OP and Sr Susan Vickers RSM to Receive ICCR's Legacy Award (Americas) |  July Reflection (GB Union) |  An improved stove for Almaz (The Congregation) |  Further Resources |  Mandela Day, 18 July |  16th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year B (Mark 6:30-34) |  Laudato Si' conference: Summary Video |  Damascus College, Ballarat, Australia |  On This Day |  18 Gmail settings that will change how you think about your inbox | 

July 11, Edition 779

MIRP Outcome: Mercy Health St Louis Announces Bottled Water Refill Initiative |  MIA Prayer Intention: Rescue Efforts for Soccer Team Show We Are One Human Family |  MIA Request for Photos and Video Clips |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  UN Secretary-General Releases Advance Version of 2018 SDG Progress Report |  International Conference Marks Third Anniversary of Encyclical Letter Laudato Si' |  Pope Francis: from Address to International Conference 'Saving our Common Home and the Future of Life on Earth'  |  From Health Care to Housing to Humanitarian Work, Sr. Phyllis Hughes Makes an Impact (Americas) |  Students Make Mercy Real in Haiti (Americas) |  All Hallows’ School – Small Steps to Save the Planet (Brisbane) |  Catherine McAuley College Westmead Explores Indigenous Culture (Parramatta) |  MAST Journal Now in its 25th Year (Americas) |  Matariki - Time to Ask How Mercy is Making a Dent - And for Whom (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  15th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year B (Mark 6:7-13) |  About Mercy Health St Louis |  Words of Mercy |  Forests ‘Essential’ for the Future |  How To Download Absolutely Everything You Can Find On The Web | 

July 04, Edition 778

Invitation: Participate in Plastic Free July |  MIA Prayer Intention: Peace in South Sudan |  MIA Annual Report 2017 |  Q & A with Sr. Angela Reed, Seeking to Address the Root Causes of Human Trafficking |  Preventing Plastic Pollution – Signs of Hope |  Mercy Ballymahon Students Shine at International Conference (The Congregation) |  Towards a World Without Single- Use Plastics (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Plastic Reduction Initiatives at the Institute Centre Stanmore (ISMAPNG) |  Paper Bags for all Vegetables (ISMAPNG) |  Supporting the Fistula Hospitals in Ethiopia (Parramatta) |  The Last Straw: Plastic Straw Use in South Africa (The Congregation) |  NAIDOC Week 2018: Celebrating ATSI Women |  Sisters of Mercy Denounce Inhumane and Immoral Treatment of Immigrants (Americas) |  Further Resources |  Read This Article!!! How many exclamation points do you need to seem genuinely enthusiastic? |  Mercy 2018 Education Conference (Americas) |  Prophetic outcry |  Independence Day (USA), 4 July |  On This Day |  14th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year B (Mark 6:1-6) | 

June 27, Edition 777

Hold a Good Cup of Tea Event During the Season of Mercy: September - December |  Consolidation of MIA Global Action Office |  Steps Towards a Binding Treaty on Transnational Corporations and other Business Enterprises with Respect to Human Rights  |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  MIA Prayer Intention: Illumine Our Minds |  Sowing Hope for the Planet |  Inviting Updates on MIRP Actions |  Fifth Congregational Chapter (The Congregation) |  Sisters of Mercy of the Americas Sign onto Catholic Climate Declaration (Americas) |  Elaine Deasy RIP (Americas) |  Goodness and Sincerity of Heart (ISMAPNG) |  Sisters Voice Their Concerns About Refugee Policy (ISMAPNG) |  Celebrating a life of Faith and Service at the Century Mark (Americas) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  'Our Name is Mercy, our Spirit is Compassion': CD of Music by Elaine Deasy rsm  |  13th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year B (Mark 5:21-43) |  Canada Day,1 July |  Weaving Threads - Women of Earth Series (Online)  |  The Tiny, Essential Google Tricks for Way Better Search Results | 

June 20, Edition 776

No Borders, Only One Human Race |  MIA Prayer Intention:
A Moment for Grace,
A Prayer for Refugees |  Updates on the Intergovernmental Negotiations Towards a Global Compact on Migration |  Laudato Si': Day 3 of our 9 Days of Prayer |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Feliz cumpleaños Gustavo! |  Watering the Roots at the Wellspring of Mercy: Enrolments Welcome for 2019 |  NS Mercy Chapter (North Sydney) |  On Being a Nun and a Lawyer (Americas) |  My First Act of Civil Disobedience (Americas) |  Patricia Powell rsm Awarded an Order of Australia Medal (ISMAPNG) |  Age In Action (The Congregation) |  Appointment of New CMHE Associate Director (Americas) |  Further Resources |  Birthday of John the Baptizer (Luke 1:57-66, 80) |  Reflection -Tearful Among Women: Praying with the Pietà |  TEDxKakumaCamp - the First TEDx Event Hosted in a Refugee Camp |  On This Day |  Malak and the boat | UNICEF |  The Romero Centre, Queensland, Australia | 

June 13, Edition 775

Celebrating the Third Anniversary of the Public Release of Laudato Si' |  World Day Against Child Labour 12 June |  MIA Prayer Intention: Victims of the Fuego Volcano in Guatemala |  Fund Launched In Memory of Dr Janette Gray rsm (ISMAPNG) |  Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Opens Doors to 100-year History (Americas) |  Governor’s Wife Breaks Barriers to Ease Girls’ Woes (The Congregation) |  University Rededicates Historic Arch During Alumni Weekend Ceremony |  Scripture with Kathleen Rushton rsm: 'God's Work in Seeds' (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Mercy Our Name, But Why the Cross ? (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  A Tale of Two Sisters (The Congregation) |  St Patrick’s Catholic School, Asquith 60th Anniversary Celebrations (North Sydney) |  Further Resources |  What to Do on 15-, 30-, and 60-Minute Breaks to Boost Productivity |  On This Day |  11th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year B (Mark 4:26-34) |  Explainer: What Amazon knows about you and how to delete it |  Reflection: A Brave and Startling Truth: Maya Angelou |  Laudato Si': Free Mini-series Online Course |  Mater Christi School, Vermont, USA | 

June 06, Edition 774

Invitation: Participate in the Second Global Day of Prayer to End Famine  |  Prayer- a Vitally Important Ministry in the Life of our Mercy Family Today |  Programmes for 2018 -2019 |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Update on the Sustainable Development Goals |  World Environment Day: Plant or Help Nurture a Tree |  Supporting Efforts to Reduce Plastic Pollution: World Oceans Day and Beyond |  Relationships Disrupted (ISMAPNG) |  Addressing Plastic Pollution (Parramatta) |  'The Mercy of Reuse' (Americas) |  Managing Water at Rahamim Ecology Centre (ISMAPNG) |  Monte Sant’ Angelo's Project Timor (North Sydney) |  Pathways to a New Future (Americas) |  Carlow Uni Takes a Stand for the Universal Right for Water (Americas) |  'Maywareness Month' at Academy, Fitzroy (ISMAPNG) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  10th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year B (Mark 3:20-35) |  App: Plantsnap |  St Joseph Mercy Hospital, Guyana |  31 Morning Journaling Prompts that Will Change the Way You Think |  Feast of the Sacred Heart: 8 June | 

May 30, Edition 773

Tribute Paid in Scottish Parliament to Mercy Project in its Jubilee Year  |  Final Reminder: Volunteer Internship at MIA-MGA Office in New York  |  MIA Prayer Intention: For the Lonely and Socially Isolated |  Sabbatical Programme for Senior Sisters (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  'There is no us and them – only us' (The Congregation) |  Dr Beth Auger Day of Service 2018 (Americas) |  Institute Chapter (GB Institute) |  Mercy Foundation Helping Fund Pilot Programme Addressing Women's Homelessness (North Sydney) |  Misericordia Program Plowing into the Past to Feed the Future (Americas) |  Further Resources |  Te Atawhai Homeopathy, Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand |  Resource: Who is My Neighbour |  Journey to Seamus Heaney HomePlace  |  On This Day |  The Body and Blood of Christ Year B (Mark 14:12-16, 22-26) |  Inspiration from Tui Motu | 

May 23, Edition 772

Amy Woolam Echeverria, Founding President of GCCM, Speaks to Gathering at the Mercy Hub in Melbourne |  MIA Prayer Intention: Joys and Sorrows Mingled |  A Mercy Immersion in Guyana: A Reflection |  Reminder: Changes to Data Protection Legislation in the EU in Place 25 May |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  The Mercy Wall - A New Feature At Catherine McAuley Westmead (Parramatta) |  Standing with Indigenous People to Protect the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (Americas) |  Mount Mercy University Tree Planting MIA Tree Project (Americas) |  Keep the Rule to Keep the Earth (ISMAPNG) |  Sr. Maureen Lally, Mayo Person Of The Year 2018 (The Congregation) |  Celebration of 2018 Jubilarians (Brisbane) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  Trinity Sunday Year B (Matt 28:16-20) |  How to Clean Your Computer Inside and Out |  Google Arts & Culture: Monet was here |  Reflection: 'When Love is the Way' |  Mercy Ecology, Cumberland, Rhode Island, USA | 

May 16, Edition 771

Poverty & Homelessness in NW Arkansas |  Volunteer Internship at MIA-MGA Office in New York Open |  Invitation to a Talk to be Given by Mary Sullivan rsm at Baggot Street on 10 June |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  MIA Prayer Intention: Victims of Flooding |  Scripture with Kathleen Rushton rsm: 'Life-Giving Breath of God' (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Institute Chapter 18-27 May (GB Institute) |  The One And Our Emerging Concerns (The Congregation) |  Helping Co-workers turn Mercy Charism into Action (Americas) |  Historic handover for Brisbane Mercy Sisters (Brisbane) |  Tackling Loneliness In Women Escaping Family Violence (ISMAPNG) |  Further Resources |  Pentecost Sunday Year B (John 20:19-23) |  Words of Mercy |  Every Single Setting in iOS Control Center and How Each One Works |  International Day of Living Together in Peace, 16 May |  On This Day |  McAuley Community Services for Women, Victoria, Australia |