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.


June 08, Edition 674

The Joy of Jubilee (The Congregation) |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: In Celebration of our Jubilarians |  Report of MGAN May Conference Call with Reports from Member Congregations and Institutes |  Repeated: Forward Notice on a Vacancy at Mercy International Centre |  Special MIA Prayer Intention: All Affected by Widespread Flooding |  Meet the Members of St Mary’s Community, Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand MIRP Group |  World Oceans Day |  Hartford Sacred Circle Report after Stage 2 of MIRP (Americas) |  Meet a MIRP Group from Canberra ACT Australia (ISMAPNG)  |  The Forgotten Graveyard (Newfoundland) |  NL Hydraulic Review Panel Endorses Recommendations Made by Religious (Newfoundland) |  The Anointing Woman (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Intergenerational Forum at Mercy Spirituality Centre (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Current and Former Directresses of Mount Saint Mary Academy Honored (Americas) |  We Must Become the Change (ISMAPNG) |  Worth Reading |  On This Day |  Why Windows 10 Upgrades Go Wrong, and How to Avoid It  |  'Like the stars, refugees exist' |  The Ten Commandments of Mercy: Ron Rolheiser |  Ordinary Time 11C (Luke 7:36-8:3) |  Mount St Mary Academy, Watchung, New Jersey, USA | 

June 01, Edition 673

A Tree Grows in Joplin (Americas) |  'Digging at our Conscience' - The Courage to Seek Justice in Mining Projects |  Forward Notice on a Vacancy at Mercy International Centre  |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Joining the Children of Syria in Prayer for Peace |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Meet the Members of Puerto Eten, Peru (Newfoundland) |  June Brings Us All More Opportunities for Action for the Environment  |  Meet the Members of Monte Sant' Angelo Mercy College Board: Engaged in MIRP (Nth Sydney Congregation) |  Meet the Members of the Congregation Centre Parramatta Staff MIRP Group (Parramatta Congregation) |  Behold the Holy Angels! (Americas) |  Spiritual Direction: Sacred Listening and the Women Religious who Keep it Alive (Americas) |  NyPPaW Sisters Make Historic Decision, Elect Chapter Delegates (Americas) |  The Wednesday Poem: 'Eucharist'  |  Worth Reading |  Google launches Gboard, an iOS keyboard that lets you search without a browser |  In Praise of Patience |  The MAST Journal |  Ordinary Time 10C (Luke 7:11-17) |  On This Day |  Mercy [Health Systems] USA | 

May 25, Edition 672

A Heart for Humanity (Americas) |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Sri Lanka and Bangladesh lashed by Major Flooding |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Mercy Contribution to 'Living in the Planet Earth: Faith Communities and Ecology' Book (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Eco-Parish Guide: Bringing Laudato Si to Life! |  Meet Sisters in the Middlesex Area Engaged in the Process (GB Union) |  Meet Sisters in Central London Participating in MIRP (GB Union) |  Mercy: the Beating Heart of the Bible (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Deirdre Mullan rsm Receives Spirit of Mercy Award (The Congregation) |  Partnering for Mercy: Arrupe Place (Parramatta Congregation) |  Mercy Named Top Five Health Care System in the U.S. (Americas) |  Q & A with Ramona Casas, Mercy Associate, Community Animator (Americas) |  Responding to the Announcement of a commission to study the possibility of allowing women to serve as deacons in the Catholic church (Americas) |  On the Eve of Pentecost (North Sydney Congregation) |  From South Sudanese Refugee to Olympic Sprinter (ISMAPNG) |  Worth reading |  Internet Archive: Digital library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, and more.  |  Come to the Table: Prayer Collection for Schools |  The Body and Blood of Christ Year C (Luke 9:11-17) |  On This Day |  Featured site |  World Humanitarian Summit 'a defining moment' | 

May 18, Edition 671

Meet the Members of Our Lady of the Rosary Primary School, Kellyville, NSW, Mini Vinnies MIRP Group (Parramatta Congregation) |  Mining and Extraction Coalition at UN Holds Countries, Companies Accountable  |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Fill Us With Your Spirit |  Forthcoming: Tierra Sagrada (Sacred Earth, Sacred Trust) |  Meet the Members of Group B Bathurst, NSW, Australia (Central A - ISMAPNG ) |  Shattered Earth and Displaced People are of a Piece: Three Groups Meet for Stage Two (ISMAPNG) |  Meet the Members of the Wooloowin, Brisbane Group (Brisbane Congregation) |  Sisters of Mercy Return to Roots Helping Needy on the Streets (Americas) |  New Hampshire Sisters of Mercy Celebrate 10 Years of Helping Immigrants (Americas) |  Support the Sign-on Letter to Women in the US Senate to co-sponsor S. 1968 (The Business Supply Chain Transparency on Trafficking and Slavery Act of 2015) (Americas) |  Sod Turned for McAuley College Beaudesert (Brisbane Congregation) |  Worth Reading |  CREA, Hartford, Connecticut, USA |  Updates Made to Google Translate  |  We all Need Mercy |  Trinity Sunday Year C (John 16:12-15) |  On This Day |  Tender Courage | 

May 11, Edition 670

Mercy: 'the personal face of the only God we know' - Helena O'Donoghue (The Congregation) |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Fort McMurray, Canada |  Invitation to Join the Laudato Si' Animators Program  |  Meet the Members of a MIRP Group in Rochester (Americas) |  Meet Members of the Commercial Road East London MIRP Group (GB Union) |  Adelaide South Australia Sisters Gather for MIRP Stage 2 (ISMAPNG) |  Belief in Jesus Changed the Church (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Mercy Secondary Education Conference XXXV Program Confirmed (Americas) |  Cast your Vote Online for Mercy High Students by end of Wednesday, 11 May and Support Arts Education in Their School (Americas) |  Mercy Employees Donate Hours for Community Garden (Americas) |  Mercy's Climate Call: Change this Mind-set (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Sabbatical Program 2017 (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Worth Reading: |  On This Day |  The Capacity for Dialogue  |  Mercy as Relationship |  Combine Tradition And Tech With These Apps Designed For Handwriting and Colouring In |  Pentecost Sunday Year C (John 20:19-23) |  Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital, Ohio, USA | 

May 04, Edition 669

Coming Soon: Laudato Si' Week |  Sisters of Mercy and Global Water Justice Allies Write Letter to the Secretary-General of the United Nations on the Human Right to Water and Sanitation! |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week. Humanitarian Needs |  Meet the Members of the Community B 'Butterfly' Group (ISMAPNG) |  Meet Members of a MIRP Group in Belize (Americas) |  Meet Members of the Northern Province MIRP Group (The Congregation) |  Meet the members of the St Louis Group (Americas) |  Reading Luke's Gospel With Ecological Eyes: Part 4 (ISMAPNG) |  The Traveling Door of Mercy (Americas) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  Provincial Heritage Centre, Sisters of Mercy, Southern Province, Ireland |  Mercy and Compassion Flourishes in Kenya |  Reflection on the Gospel: the Ascension Year C (Luke 24:46-53) |  20 Tricks That Can Make Anyone An Excel Expert |  Today's Mercy Quote | 

April 27, Edition 668

A Call to Mercy: Online Graduate Certificate Available in Mercy Spirituality  |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: People and Places in Ecuador and Japan Impacted by Earthquakes |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Meet a MIRP Group from South Africa (The Congregation) |  Meet Sisters, Associates and Friends of Mercy from Cairns, Far North Queensland (ISMAPNG) |  Meet Members of the Hartford Sacred Circle Group (Americas) |  Meet Members of Kathrine Bellamy Sisters Circle (Newfoundland) |  2016 Australasian Mercy Schools Association Conference (Australia & Aotearoa New Zealand) |  The latest issue (Vol. 23, No. 2) of The MAST Journal Now Available (Americas) |  Pipelines, Tar Sands and Fracking -- and the Women who Fight Them in Care for the Earth (Americas) |  The Works of Mercy: How Are We Doing? (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  As ‘DJ Joy,’ Mercy Sister Shares Prayer, Music with Online Radio Show (Americas) |  The Art of Harp Playing and the Healing Process (The Congregation) |  Worth Reading: |  Expressions of God's Mercy |  Georgian Court University, New Jersey, USA |  Opening Doors of Mercy: Education Kits from Ontario Catholic School Trustees Association |  On This Day |  How To Prevent Losing Personal Data On Your Digital Devices |  Reflection on the Gospel -Easter 6C (John 14:23-29) | 

April 20, Edition 667

Catherine McAuley and Earth: Catalina McAuley y Nuestra Tierra |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Prayer for the Earth |  Presentation on Issue of Human Trafficking Given at the Embassy of the Philippines in Washington, DC |  Mercyworld.org Website Navigation Banners Updated |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Digital Resource Collections to Assist with Stage Two of the Process |  Meet Some of the Members of the Group 'Kentucky Folk' (Americas) |  Meet the Group from Foxford/Ballina/Castlebar in the Western Province (The Congregation) |  Meet Groups from Papua New Guinea (ISMAPNG) |  A Revolution of Tenderness: Extended Justice Team Contribute to US Election Guide (Americas) |  Mercy Foundation Youth Awards 2016 (North Sydney Congregation) |  What These New Catholic Sisters Wish You Knew About Religious Life (Americas) |  The Spirit of Mercy and Hospitality on the Rome Pilgrimage (Newfoundland) |  Worth Reading: |  Reflection on the Gospel - Easter 5C (John 13:31-35) |  On This Day |  NASA just released 2.95 million satellite images to the public — here are 21 of the best |  Mercy Resource: It Commenced With Two... |  McAuley Catholic College, Grafton, New South Wales, Australia |  Mercy in the Moment | 

April 13, Edition 666

Meet Megan Fabian, Mount Mercy Academy Class of 2016. She is taking action to feed vulnerable people all over the world & to make a difference |  Preparing for Earth Day 2016 |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Peace on Earth |  Meet the Members of the Berwachain Group (GB Institute) |  Meet the Mercy Community Services SEQ MIRP Group (Brisbane Congregation) |  Meet Members of the Burlingame MIRP Group (Americas) |  Meet the Members of the 'Springs of Life' Group (ISMAPNG) |  Reading Luke's Gospel With Ecological Eyes: Part 3 (ISMAPNG) |  Social Worker Ann O’Brien receives 2015 OLMC Parramatta Alumnae Award (Parramatta Congregation) |  Women Leaders Inspire Students at Mercy High School (Americas) |  Nga Kuaha o te Atawhai – Doors of Mercy Opening Anew (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Worth Reading: |  Reflection on the Gospel - Easter 4C (John 10: 27-30) |  On This Day |  Medieval helpdesk  |  MT Mercy Academy, Buffalo New York |  Resource Reminder: Apps for the Year of Mercy |  Becoming Mercy and Love | 

April 06, Edition 665

On Pilgrimage in Rome: 'Walking Together As One Mercy Family' |  Mercy UN Office Presents Issue Brief on Fracking and Human Rights |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Victims of the Easter Sunday Pakistan Bomb Blast |  Stations of Mercy: Thank you |  Accessing Mercy Global Action News |  MIRP Resources: Ten More Movies and Documentaries to Check Out |  MIRP for the Damascus College Ballarat, Victoria Community (ISMAPNG) |  OLMC Parramatta: Academic Staff Engage in MIRP (Parramatta Congregation |  Sacred Heart Geelong Staff Members Engaged in MIRP (ISMAPNG) |  Rally Outside White House Easter Egg Roll Seeks End of Family Detention (Americas) |  The Wednesday Poem: 'Spring' by Gerard Manley Hopkins sj |  Detention Centers' Applications for Child Care Licenses Worry Immigrant Advocates (Americas) |  Awakening the Encyclical: Associates and Sisters Inspired to Care for Our World (Americas) |  New Chapter 2017 Member Engagement Materials Now Available (Americas) |  Easter Reflection (GB Union) |  Worth Reading: |  Reflection on the Gospel - Easter 3C (John 21:1-19) |  Interfaith Committee for Detained Migrants, Chicago |  On This Day |  What’s Straight Across the Ocean When You’re at the Beach? Find Out |  Large Wooden Mercy Crosses |  Jesus the Resurrected Gardener |