Members & Associate Members News

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.

MIA 20th anniversary celebrations

A message from Sr Margaret Duffy

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The real “Flying Nun” takes to the skies over Erie

Move over, Sally Field! Sister Matthew B. is the real flying nun. Now 91 years old, Sister Matthew climbed back into a cockpit for the first time in over 70 years.

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Retirement in Kilkee

“Kilkee Community College acknowledges and values the contribution of the Sisters of Mercy to the development and progress of Education in Kilkee together with their Pastoral Ministry to the Community since 1878”

Read More on the Congregation's website

Sisters Sheila and Kathleen's visit to Addo

The Sisters are very well established in the Diocese

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Mercy Health joins WA Aged Care Community

Media Release of Mercy Health joining WA Aged Care Community

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Sr Stani, Sister of Mercy Brisbane Congregation, celebrates her 103rd birthday

A 103 year old with a Social Secretary kept busy all year, but particularly in the weeks surrounding her birthday.  Who other than Stani… Sister Stanislaus Zgrajewski. 

We are celebrating Stani’s 103rd birthday at ‘Holy Cross’ Aged Care, Wooloowin. These celebrations will continue across many weeks as family, friends, and ‘Holy Cross’ community and Mercy Sisters gather around this remarkable woman.  There’s not as much storytelling, music making or joke telling as in the past, nor Stani providing the entertainment, but something very special is happening in Stani’s presence.

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Imaging Mercy Today September 2014

Praying together as Mercy Day dawns anew

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International Nurses Day - Honouring Those Who Care

From the earliest days of the Sisters of Mercy, Nursing has been a core ministry of the Sisters, and a means by which Sisters could bring the compassionate love of God, to those in need of healing.

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New Book Released in St. John's - Standing on Their Shoulders

A new book telling the stories of sixty Irish women who came to join the Sisters of Mercy in Newfoundland was released today in St. John's. Over fourty sisters joined the author, Charlotte Fitzpatrick, rsm to celebrate.

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“Can Sister Mary Polycarp Come to Our Class Reunion?” – A Day at the Archives

We receive all sorts of inquiries at Mercy Heritage Center—from requests for historic photographs of a ministry for a museum exhibit, to questions like: “My great-aunt was a Sister of Mercy. Can you tell me about her life?” or “Whatever happened to my favorite teacher, Sister Mary Polycarp?”

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