A community in which this universal charity reigns is ... capable of surmounting all difficulties.
The rescue of a newborn infant during the epidemic is an example of Catherine’s response in love to a perceived need.
Mercy responds always to the cutting edge of human misery.
Let us pray well and never grow weary.
Catherine was a great enemy of that spirit of sadness and discontent which destroys true devotion.
Connectedness across the world can sustain us in our local on-going struggle for mercy and justice.
Prayer was her delight and her refuge in all trials.
You should remember that not to advance is to go back, and reflect each day what you can do more to attract God's love and friendship than you did the day before.
In carrying out our works of mercy, we are impelled to work for justice.
Catherine McAuley was primarily a woman of prayer, of prudence and of foresight.
The Holy Spirit opens up new visions of community, breaking down cultural barriers.
Come! Be hands of healing, hearts of caring, freeing the winter captive world.
Good manners add to the value of good works.
It was women who first spread the Easter message. What if they had kept silent?
The dignity of our Blessed Lady is expressed in the one title – mother of God.
Love simply shares, gives and receives freely.
The bishop of Cork urged at a profession in 1837 that they add a fourth vow - the service of the poor, the sick and the ignorant - as both integral to their dedication and descrip