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 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 | 

March 30, Edition 664

Bread of Life & Living Water |  Rejoicing at 60 Years of Mercy Presence in Kenya |  Invitation to Join Our Prayers with those of Our Representatives in Rome for Divine Mercy Sunday |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Easter joy |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Sisters of Mercy Address: Women, Water, Wellbeing - The Human Right to Water and Sanitation at the United Nations |  Sisters of Mercy Speak Out About Human Rights Impact of Coal Seam Gas Mining in Chinchilla, Queensland, Australia |  Meet the Marymount Mercy Centre Group (Parramatta Congregation) |  Meet Sisters of Mercy in Western Australia Gathered for MIRP Stage One (ISMAPNG) |  Meet the Saint Mary Home, Hartford, Connecticut Group (Americas) |  Meet Members of the Westport Cluster Gathered for MIRP (The Congregation) |  Cosmic coincidence: The Annunciation and Good Friday (Americas) |  'Mother of Mercy' (ISMAPNG) |  Doing and Being Environmental Crusaders (ISMAPNG) |  Colouring Page -Fundraising Initiative for Mercy schools in Samoa/Tonga (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Worth Reading: |  'Come, Eat my Bread ...' and 'I am the Bread of Life' by Kathleen Rushton rsm (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Living Spirit (Remastered) |  Reflection on the Gospel - Easter 2C (John 20:19-31) |  Mercy Center Burlingame, California,USA |  On This Day |  Today's Mercy Quote |