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 03, Edition 682

Learning from the Line of Women |  Invitation: Help Light Up the World with Peace |  MIA Prayer Intention: For the Olympics |  Angela Reed rsm Presents Progressive Framework for Human Trafficking at UN Event |  Mercy Global Concern Announcement |  Getting Ready for the Season of Creation |  Meet a MIRP Group from Argentina (Americas) |  Report on Stage Two Meeting in Cairns (ISMAPNG) |  Meet Members of the SJOG/MIRP Group (ANZ) |  CACW Reflection Day: “May you know yourself beloved and blessed” (ISMAPNG) |  Parramatta Mercy Sisters Speak up for Heritage Preservation (Parramatta Congregation) |  College Erects Sculpture to Remember the 276 Kidnapped Nigerian Girls (ISMAPNG) |  How Many Doors Have You Opened? (Americas) |  Worth Reading |  The most beautiful libraries in the world (photos) |  On This Day |  Mercy Career & Technical High School. |  'Launch us on the adventure of mercy!' |  CST 101 | Option for the Poor and Vulnerable  |  Ordinary Time 19C (Luke 12:32-48; shorter form 12:35-40) | 

July 27, Edition 681

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, 30 July |  MIA Prayer Intention: An End to Human Trafficking |  MIA Special Prayer Intention: World Youth Day 2016 |  Meet Sisters & Co-workers from Oklahoma City, Participants in MIRP (Americas) |  Meet the Members of the Religious Sisters of Mercy Philippines MIRP Team (Philippines) |  Accessing MIRP Stage Three: VOICES  |  Meet Members from the Formation in the New Cosmology Circle Participants in MIRP (Newfoundland) |  'Journeying to new life': Join Us on Our Year of Mercy Pilgrimage (The Congregation) |  Mercy Sister Teaches About the Holocaust to Prevent Indifference (Americas) |  Sign Online to the Call for Civil Discourse in the 2016 Presidential Campaign (Americas) |  Hope for Baby Sam (Brisbane Congregation) |  Mercy Investment Services Supports United States Stand Against Forced Labour in Cotton Production (Americas) |  Meet New Faces of Mercy (Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand) |  My First Iftar Dinner (Americas) |  A Call to Climate Leadership (Americas) |  Worth Reading |  On This Day |  Ordinary Time 18C (Luke 12:13-21) |  Video: San Francisco History Closely Aligned with St. Mary's Medical Center  |  A Shopper’s Manifesto: These Three Simple Questions are the Key to Quitting Fast Fashion |  Visit an Oppose Human Trafficking Site on 30 July |  Misericordia in the Internet Age: Learning to Grieve Online | 

July 20, Edition 680

Sisters of Mercy of the Americas: Celebrating 25 Years as One Institute |  MIA Prayer Intention: Sisters of Mercy of the Americas |  Mercy Event at UN Stresses Human Rights-based Implementation of SDG 6 |  MIA Prayer Intention: Victims of the Tragedy in Nice, France |  Report on Migration Conference, Trinity College, Dublin |  Meet the MIRP Group from Upper Bourke St Youth House (ANZ) |  Meet the Members of the White Rose UK MIRP Group (GB Institute) |  Mackay Queensland Sisters Share Responses from Stage Two (ISMAPNG) |  Meet the Liminals (Brisbane Congregation) |  Nuns on the Bus 2106: Aiming to Mend the Gaps (Americas) |  Damascus College Ballarat: Stewards of Nature (ISMAPNG) |  Noting the Milestones in our Year of Mercy (ANZ) |  July Prayer Reflection (GB Union) |  Sr Katrina makes Perpetual Profession of Vows (Parramatta Congregation) |  Fracking is an Issue that Should Concern Us All (Americas) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  Making Myself Aware of God's Mercy |  Sisters of Mercy:Hermanas de la Misericordia  |  Master your iPhone: 10 useful iOS shortcuts everyone should know |  Ordinary Time 17C (Luke 11:1-13) |  Words of Mercy | 

July 13, Edition 679

Hearing the Voice of Earth in the Lukan Parable of the Pounds (ISMAPNG) |  Enrol in a Program at MIC in 2017 |  MIA Special Prayer Intention: Peace in South Sudan |  MIA Prayer Intention: End to Racism and Violence |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Preparing for Creation Time 2016 (1September- 4 October) |  Sisters of Mercy in Western Australia Report on Stage Two (ISMAPNG) |  Sisters of Mercy and the Easter Rising 1916 (The Congregation) |  Cranaleith Spiritual Center to Celebrate history and Legacy of Local Women (Americas) |  The West Midwest Community Gathers and Makes Mercy Real for the Hungry in Chicago (Americas) |  Reading Luke's Gospel With Ecological Eyes: Part 6 (ISMAPNG)  |  Rebuilding Mercy Hospital Joplin (Americas) |  Statue of Mary Seacole, Crimean Nurse Unveiled (GB Institute) |  Worth reading |  Google Earth and Maps get sharper satellite imagery with new update  |  Ordinary Time 16C (Luke 10:38-42) |  The Qualities of 'Mercy': Kory Stamper on the literary roots of Pope's Francis's favorite word |  Cranaleith Spiritual Centre, Philadelphia, PA  |  Words of Mercy |  On This Day | 

July 06, Edition 678

Meet Our MIRP Group: Joan of Arc School Staff, Leulumoega, Apia, Samoa (ANZ) |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Cessation of Violence |  Accessing MIRP VOICES |  Navigating MIRP VOICES |  Meet the MIRP Members of Cluster Group Drumshanbo, Mohill, Newtownforbes (The Congregation) |  Residents in Care at McQuoin Park Waitara: Members of a MIRP Group (Nth Sydney) |  A Heart Moved to Mercy (ANZ) |  Wednesday Poem: The Hospital (The Congregation) |  Mercy Housing and Promise Energy Launch Ground Breaking National Solar Development Partnership to Bring Solar Energy to Affordable Housing (Americas) |  Mercy Opens $80 Million Cancer Center and Breast Center: Honors Final Wish of Sister Mary Coletta Massoth (Americas) |  Six Mercy Sisters Profess Temporary Vows (ANZ) |  Launch of New Vision and Model for Mercy Associates (ISMAPNG) |  Further Resources |  How to See Everything Google Knows About You |  The Arts & Faith Top 25 Films on Mercy |  On This Day |  New Mercy Resource |  Ordinary Time 15C (Luke 10:25-37) |  North Sydney Congregation - New Website | 

June 29, Edition 677

Mercy International Reflection Process Stage Three: VOICES Launched Today  |  John F. Haught |  Elaine Wainwright RSM |  Elizabeth A Johnson CSJ |  Margaret Farley RSM |  Sheila Curran RSM |  Denis Edwards |  Mary C. Sullivan RSM |  Julia Upton RSM |  Veronica Lawson RSM |  Sean McDonagh SSC |  Patricia Powell RSM |  Mary Reynolds RSM |  Nellie McLaughlin RSM |  Scholasticah Nganda RSM  |  Main Menu: Speakers |  Main Menu: Topics |  How to find the Mercy International Reflection Process Microsite Quickly |  Different Ways to Access the VOICES microsite |  Worth Knowing: | 

June 22, Edition 676

Mercy Leadership: Ethos Pilgrimage for Partners in Mercy |  Mercy Blends Trafficking, Water, and Human Rights in UN Immersion for University Students |  Sisters of Mercy Deliver a Strong Message on Human Trafficking to the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  MIA Prayer Intention: EU Referendum Vote |  GCCM Laudato Si Online Conference Recordings Now Available |  Creating A New Story and Healing Earth: Free Online Resources |  Meet the MIRP Group from Wiri, Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand  |  Meet the Members of Newfoundland's RSM-11 Group |  Sisters of Mercy Increase Support in New Parramatta Mission Partnership (Parramatta Congregation) |  Living Laudato Si’ Demands More Than Adopting “Green” Practices (Americas) |  MECPATHS Anti-Trafficking Training (The Congregation) |  Call to Embrace Renewable Energy (ISMAPNG) |  Worth Reading |  8 Often-Overlooked Gmail Tricks |  On This Day |  Ordinary Time 13C (Luke 9:51-62) |  Sisters of Mercy Parramatta Congregation |  Appreciating Mercy More Fully |  Be God's Mercy: New Video by Pope Francis | 

June 15, Edition 675

Laudato Si': Twelve Months on |  Does the TTIP trade agreement matter to us...... |  Resources for World Refugee Day: 20 June |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Prayer for the Earth |  MIA Special Prayer Intention: Victims of Orlando, Florida, Nightclub Mass Shooting |  Come Home to Catherine (2) in 2016 |  Members of Maine Group Share Progress on MIRP (Americas) |  Meet the MIRP Members at Sisters of Mercy Brisbane Congregation Office (Brisbane Congregation) |  Reading Luke's Gospel With Ecological Eyes: Part 5 (ISMAPNG)  |  Wednesday poem: 'I see his Blood upon the Rose' (The Congregation) |  Baltimore Sun's Business and Civic Hall of Fame honoree: Sister Helen Amos (Americas) |  Mercy's Way Forward: One Step at a Time (ANZ) |  Further Resources |  In Business, Mercy Promotes Learning, Creativity and Innovation  |  Mercy Medical Centre, Baltimore, Maryland, USA |  About Mercy: Resource for the Year of Mercy |  On This Day |  The True Size of Maps |  Ordinary Time 12C (Luke 9:18-24) | 

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 |