December 08, 2015
The following news articles are available via the various Sisters of Mercy websites from around the world. The links associated with each article will take you to their respective websites.
The ways of God can be confusing, especially as Saint Peter reminds us in my favorite Easter reading—somehow the stone the builders reject, for whatever reason, becomes the cornerstone and foundation.
Imaging Mercy Today May 2016
“May is the month of Mary Month we all love so well Mary is God’s own Mother Gladly her praises we tell”….. So goes one of our traditional well-loved hymns for the month of May.
On Friday 22 April, the sod was turned for McAuley College, Beaudesert, the newest Catholic school in the Archdiocese of Brisbane. Archbishop Mark Coleridge, Archbishop of Brisbane blessed the new site assisted by Father Michael McKeaton, Parish Priest of St Mary’s Parish. Foundation Principal of McAuley College is Mrs Deidre Young, formerly Principal of St Marys College, Ipswich. Pam Betts, Executive Director of Brisbane Catholic Education acknowledged the presence of the Sisters of Mercy saying “Just a few years ago All Hallows' and then St Mary’s College Ipswich celebrated 150 years and today our newest secondary college carries the name of their founder.“
Jesus' merciful approach to his disciples after his Resurrection
Joint Statement from: Bishop Michael McCarthy, Diocese of Rockhampton Sister Berneice Loch, Institute Leader, Institute of Sisters of Mercy of Australia and Papua New Guinea In response to the publication of the Royal Commission’s final report into St Joseph’s Orphanage, Neerkol.
Sr. Fidelma writes about her ministry playing the harp in so may different places and how it brings about healing for those who are listening
From the First Peoples of this land, the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, whose rich cultural heritage enriches our nation, to the unique cultures of all "those who have come across the seas" since, we have much to celebrate and honour.
This Harmony Day, our Congregation Centre staff and sisters will celebrate the cultural diversity of our workplace which includes Members with cultural links to Ireland, Malta, China, England, and Liberia.
To read more about Harmony Day 2016, please visit the Harmony Day Website.
Join our online Global Mercy Pilgrimage, 3 March - 3 April