November 22, 2010

Foundation Day Celebrations - Icon Exhibition and Music

To celebrate Foundation Day when Catherine McAuley, Anna Maria Doyle, and Elizabeth Harley made vows as Sisters of Mercy and thus established the Mercy congregation, Mercy International Association is hosting an afternoon of music, prayer, and meditation on icons.

The festivities from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. will include a prayer service with the renewal of vows for Sisters of Mercy present, an icon exhibition of the work of members of the Association of Iconographers of Ireland, input by Carmel Murtagh rsm on the meaning and writing of icons, music by organists Eithne Doyle rsm and Teresa Martin rsm and violinist Ailish O’Brien rsm, and light refreshments.

This event is free and open to the public.

For catering purposes, please RSVP to Madeleine at 01 661 8061 or


Sunday, 12 December 2010
2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Mercy International Centre Chapel
Mercy International Association
64a Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2, Ireland

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