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 09, Edition 734

Helping People Help Themselves: One Marvellous Mercy Example |  Come Home to Catherine |  MIA Prayer Intention: Ending the Threat of Nuclear War |  For the Birds: A Swift Tale (The Congregation) |  Institute Chapter (ISMAPNG) |  Learning for Women - There's 'nothing more productive of good to society' (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples (Parramatta) |  An Ecological Reading of Matthew's Gospel: Part 7 (ISMAPNG)  |  When the war is over...? (GB Institute) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  Ordinary Time 19 Year A (Matthew 14:22-33) |  Focus on Haiti |  The 13-step digital declutter |  Words of Mercy |  To be a Christian means to have hope even in darkness, Pope Francis says | 

August 02, Edition 733

It's Earth Overshoot Day -Tread Gently |  Final Reminder: MIA Survey Due Next Week |  Archival Collection Returns to MIA |  MIA Prayer Intention: Peaceful Elections in Kenya |  MIA Signatory to Statement on Human Trafficking |  Sisters of Mercy Elect New Congregation Leadership Team (Newfoundland) |  Mercys Among the Thousands of Religious Sisters Who Lobbied Senate to Reject President Trump's Healthcare Cuts (Americas) |  Circles of Mercy Celebrate 20 Years a-growing (The Congregation) |  On The Happy List (Great Britain) |  Scripture with Kathleen Rushton rsm (Aotearoa New Zealand)  |  Sisters Minister to Rural Poor and Incarcerated (Americas) |  Further Resources |  Nativity Miguel Buffalo, New Jersey, USA |  Feast of the Transfiguration Year A (Matthew 17:1-9) |  Providence Row |  How to: Back up your iPhone and iPad |  On This Day |  Words of Mercy | 

July 26, Edition 732

Fourth Young Mercy Leaders Pilgrimage a Resounding Success |  MIA Prayer Intention: Grandparents |  MIA at the UN - Mercy Global Action Participates in Review of the Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Young Mercy Leaders (YML) Pilgrimages 2018 and 2019 |  Update on Impact of the Cyclone (Philippines) |  MECPATHS - Campaign Insights And Call For Action (The Congregation) |  Service of Commitment for Mercy Associates (Great Britain) |  Mercy Harnesses Data in New Ways to Provide Lifesaving Care (Americas) |  Further Resources |  17th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year A (Matthew 13:44-52 or Matthew 13:44-46) |  On This Day |  Mercy Housing and Shelter Corporation, Hartford, Connecticut, USA |  Words of Mercy |  Mercy Mission Resources |  How to Protect your Digital Self | 

July 19, Edition 731

Fourth Young Mercy Leaders (YML) Pilgrimage for Secondary Students Has Commenced! |  MIA Prayer Intention: Young Mercy Leaders |  Recent Visitors to Mercy International Centre |  Pope Francis’ Message to the Participants in the International Congress 'Laudato Si’ and Great Cities', Rio de Janeiro |  Pope Francis Endorses Pledge Campaign |  Impact of 6.5 Magnitude Earthquake felt by Mercy Community (Philippines) |  Mercy Education System of the Americas (MESA) Officially Opened |  Join with Prayerful Support Sisters of Mercy Newfoundland in Chapter 21-28 July |  An Ecological Reading of Matthew's Gospel: Part 6 (ISMAPNG)  |  Glór Na Mara Ecology Initiative Update (The Congregation) |  Pope's Letter has Raised the Bar for Defining a Nation's Greatness |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  6 Steps to Switch off and Boost Your Social Health this Summer |  And What of the Future? |  Passport for Humanity |  16th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year A (Matthew 13:24-43) |  Mercy Education System of the Americas (MESA) | 

July 12, Edition 730

Céad Míle Fáilte go dtí An Gairdín Beo
(A Hundred Thousand Welcomes to the Garden Alive) |  Reminder: Input into the Next MIA Strategic Plan |  Prayer Intentions Remembered in Thursday Morning Prayer at MIC |  MIA Prayer Intention: Those Impacted by the Elements |  Making Ready at Baggot Street for the Young Mercy Leaders’ Pilgrimage |  Programmes on Offer in 2018 at Baggot Street |  Responding to the Needs of Refugee Children and Young People Conference |  Forthcoming: Season of Creation (1September - 4 October) |  Advance Notice: MIA Resources for Season of Creation |  Scripture with Kathleen Rushton rsm (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Impact of 6.5 Magnitude Earthquake felt by Mercy Community (Philippines) |  New Book Documents History Of Ballarat East Mercy Associates (ISMAPNG) |  The Mercy Girl Effect – 10 Years Later! (The Congregation) |  Sisters of Mercy Institute Justice Team Urge Universal Adoption of UN Nuclear Ban Treaty (Americas) |  Further Resources |  Casa Corazón de la Misericordia (Heart of Mercy House), Honduras |  Pope Francis to G20 |  On This Day |  10 Things You Never Knew Safari Could Do |  15th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year A (Matthew 13:1-23 or 13:1-9) |  Mercy Moments: In the Midst of People | 

July 05, Edition 729

Have Your Say: Input into the Next Mercy International Association Strategic Plan |  MIA Annual Report 2016 Now Online |  MIA Prayer Intention: Meeting of the G20 |  MGA at the UN Delivers Oral Statement in Geneva on International Migration |  High-Level Political Forum: Reviewing SDG progress  |  Sisters of Mercy Elect New Institute Leadership Team (Americas) |  Ministering in the Nuba Mountains, Sudan (ISMAPNG) |  21st General Chapter (Newfoundland) |  Pittsburgh Mercy Launches Region's First and only Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC)  |  Mercy House of Welcome Supports Hazara Youth (ISMAPNG) |  Senate Proposal Devastating to the Most Vulnerable (Americas) |  Further Resources |  14th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year A (Matthew 11:25-30) |  Which Smartphone Has the Best Camera? |  McAuley Ministries, Providence, Rhode Island |  Rise Up Review | Poems of Protest  |  Words of Mercy |  On This Day | 

June 28, Edition 728

Lynda Dearlove rsm Speaker at Pontifical Academy of Sciences (PAS) Malta Summit  |  Final Reminder: Papal Visit to Dublin 2018 |  Mining Working Group Thematic Areas |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  MIA Prayer Intention: Abundant Blessings |  Videos Worth Watching Related to Laudato Si' |  Invitation: Take the Laudato Si' Pledge |  Introducing the Mercy Legacy Award (Americas) |  Mercy Health System’s CEO Recognized as Trailblazing Leader (Americas) |  Mercy Walks for Water (Americas) |  Bishop Vincent Appoints Mercy Sister as Chancellor for Diocese (Parramatta Congregation) |  Celebrating Australian Citizenship on World Refugee Day (Parramatta Congregation) |  Care for Our Earth (GB Union) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  13th Sunday on Ordinary Time A (Matthew 10:37-42) |  Deep Time Walk |  Mercy Care for the Adirondacks, NY |  Google Announces it will Stop Scanning Personal Email |  On Charism | 

June 21, Edition 727

'The world is too small now for an Us and a Them': Reflecting on World Refugee Day |  Papal Visit to Dublin 2018 |  Advance Notice: Programmes at MIC in 2018 |  MIA Special Prayer Intention: Grenfell Tower Tragedy |  Meeting of MIA Working Group: Cosmology and Ecojustice |  Thoughts on ‘Our Emerging Story – The Promise and the Hope‘ by Sharon Zayac OP |  MIA Prayer Intention: Refugees and Asylum Seekers |  Programmes on Offer at Marymount Mercy Centre 2017/2018 (Parramatta Congregation) |  In the Same Boat … in the Airport (Americas) |  Sisters of Mercy Brisbane Congregation Celebrate the Jubilees of Religious Profession |  UNICEF: For Every Girl: Empowering Adolescent Girls is Investing in a Brighter Future (The Congregation) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  CHA Immigration and Migration Reflection 2017  |  Kindle Edition Now Available |  Ordinary Time 12 Year A (Matthew 10:26-33) |  On Immigrants |  Mercy Bridges, Rochester, New York | 

June 14, Edition 726

Mercy Responses to the call to “care for Our Common Home” |  MIA Prayer Intention: for the Philippines, |  NGO Committee on Migration |  9 Days of Prayer with Laudato Si' continues |  MIRP Review Endorsement Available Now in Both Spanish & English |  How to Follow the Sixth Institute Chapter (Americas) |  Catholic Women’s Mentoring Program: Empowering Women (Parramatta Congregation) |  Sr. Margaret Farley at Theological Meeting: 'We have not gone far enough' (Americas) |  Scripture with Kathleen Rushton rsm (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Mercy Investment Services and Other Investors are 'Still In' the Paris Agreement (Americas)  |  Betty Schonfeldt rsm Awarded the Order of Australia (ISMAPNG) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  International Dialing Codes |  Reflection: Poetry by Mary Oliver |  All-Africa Conference: Sister to Sister (AACSS) |  VOICES |  The Body and Blood of Christ Year A (John 6:51-58) | 

June 07, Edition 724

MIRP Review Endorsed by President of the MIA Members and Chair of the MIA Board |  New MIA Board Directors Appointed |  MIA Prayer Intention: United Kingdom |  MGA at the UN Water & Ocean Reflections: Complete Series Now Online |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Resources for 9 Days of Prayer |  Reflection Pages for the 9 Days of Prayer |  Mercy Denounces U.S. Pulling Out of International Climate Agreement (Americas) |  Mercy, Vita and the Green Impact Fund (The Congregation) |  An Ecological Reading of Matthew's Gospel: Part 5 (ISMAPNG)  |  Spirituality - where Tikanga Maori and Tikanga Mercy meet (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Barbara Williams rsm & Cora Marie Billings rsm Honoured (Americas) |  Mary Scullion rsm Honoured (Americas) |  Further Resources |  Trinity Sunday Year A (John 3:16-18) |  New Mercy Resource: When Life is Ending  |  Compass Points and Lodestars |  On This Day |  The 35 Words You’re (probably) Getting Wrong  |  Tiaki Manatu Ministries Trust Aotearoa New Zealand |