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.


August 22, Edition 785

Programme for Mercy Day 2018 at MIC: Mass, Website Launch, Good Cup of Tea |  Attendance at Baggot Street for Mercy Day Celebrations |  Mercy Day Mass at Baggot Street: Booklet |  MIA Prayer Intention: World Meeting of Families |  Invitation: Send in Your Mercy Day Greeting |  Participating in the World Meeting of Families? |  Draft of Binding Treaty on Business and Human Rights Released |  Circle of Mercy Northern Province Annual Visit to Baggot Street (The Congregation) |  Mercy Volunteer Corps Welcomes New Mercy Volunteers (Americas) |  Happy 110th Birthday Sr Mary Aidan (Americas) |  Catholic Religious Australia Applauds and Champions Multiculturalism (Australia) |  A Tale of Two Sisters (The Congregation) |  Mercy McAuley High School Opens for Inaugural Year (Americas) |  Further Resources |  21st Sunday in Ordinary Time Year B (John 6:60-69) |  On This Day |  Mercy McAuley High School Cincinnati, Ohio |  Are Targeted Ads Stalking You? Here’s How to Make Them Stop |  First International Day of Remembrance of, and Tribute to, the Victims of Terrorism: 21 August |  Brenda Dolphin rsm: Catherine and Family | 

August 15, Edition 784

15 August: Feast of the Assumption |  MIA Prayer Intention: Feast of the Assumption |  MGA Leaflet on Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) #8 Now Available |  MIA and the Season of Creation |  Other Resources for the Season of Creation |  Ending the Violence (ISMAPNG) |  Sure Steps for Making Us Great again and 'A Little Child Shall Lead Them' (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Read the Signs of the Times (ISMAPNG) |  News from MECPATHS (The Congregation) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  20th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year B (John 6:51-58) |  New: 'The Luminous Ordinary - Catherine McAuley’s Living Presence of Love' |  Today I Found out |  A Video Reflection for the Feast of the Assumption |  World Humanitarian Day, 19 August | 

August 08, Edition 783

Fourth Young Mercy Leaders Pilgrimage a Great Success |  MIA Prayer Intention: The Events of This Past Week |  Reminder: Mercy to Earth Programme |  'The Lord Offers Us Occasions To Be Involved In The Dynamics Of Love – Pope Francis (The Congregation) |  3 Mercy Organizations to Start Annual Circle the City with Mercy Project (Americas) |  Happy 100th Birthday Sr Mary Jeanne (Brisbane Congregation) |  Working with Refugee Women in Rural Communities (ISMAPNG) |  Further Resources |  19th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year B (John 6:41-51) |  Mercy Medical Center, Clinton, Iowa |  9 August: International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples |  How to Free up Space on Your iPhone and Android Phone |  Resource: 'Mercy Begins with Me' T-shirt and Apron |  On This Day | 

August 01, Edition 782

The Pilgrimage for aged 18+ Young Mercy Leaders Has Begun! |  MIA Special Prayer Intention: Impact of Extreme Temperatures and Weather Events |  Mercy Sisters to reveal Founder’s Unique Family Relationships for WMOF |  Root Causes of Human Trafficking and Slavery in Some Parts of the Mercy World |  Sub-Committee of NGO Mining Working Group Launches Companion Document to 'Water and Sanitation- A People's Guide to SDG 6'.’ |  MIA Prayer Intention: Young Mercy Leaders |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Earth Overshoot Day Calls us to Tread Softly |  Plastic Bag Alternatives and Birthday Tree Planting: A Ray of Hope for Kenya (The Congregation) |  Mercy Leadership Pilgrimage (Brisbane Congregation) |  Let Nonviolence Begin with Me (Americas) |  Further Resources |  Ancient Earth: An Interactive Map that Lets You Travel Back in Time. |  How-to: Speed up your laptop |  On This Day |  New Mercy Resource - Inoi Taketake: Prayers for Stepping Forward |  18th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year B (John 6:24-35) |  Mercy Education Project (MEP), Detroit, USA | 

July 25, Edition 781

MIA-MGA at UN Launches Advocacy Guidebook to Prevent Trafficking |  Final Reminder: Catherine and Family: Live-streamed Presentations from MIC |  New: Mercy to Earth Programme |  MIA Prayer Intention: Grandparents |  The 2018 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report – A Critique |  MIRP Outcome: Better Waste Separation and Recycling (Brisbane) |  Plastic-free July at Gabriel Hall (Americas) |  Mercy is First Iowa Hospital to Create Anti-human Trafficking Position (Americas) |  Update from Mercy Investment Services (MIS) on Human Trafficking and Human Rights (Americas) |  Root Causes of Human Trafficking and Slavery in Kenya (The Congregation) |  MECPATHS: Extending Our Outreach (The Congregation) |  The Body Holds the Story (Newfoundland) |  Looking at Slavery in Bible and in Modern Times (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  A True Story from South Africa: Will She Ever Be Truly Free? (The Congregation) |  Root Causes of Human Trafficking and Slavery in the United States (Americas) |  Further Resources |  17th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year B (John 6:1-15) |  On This Day |  World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, 30 July |  Explainer: 7 Things You Should Do if You Lose Your Phone |  Independence Day Peru, 28 July |  International Friendship Day, 30 July | 

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 |