Watering the Roots at the Wellsprings of Mercy – Renewal Program in 2016 for Sisters of Mercy
Mercy International Association is offering a month-long renewal program for vowed Mercy women who are seeking refreshment and renewal. It offers participants the opportunity to take time out in an atmosphere of warmth, hospitality, and internationality in order to discern more clearly the invitation of the Spirit in how to live out the mission of Mercy in our church and world.
Week 1: Kathleen McAlpin rsm (Americas) on the context of vowed religious life today
Week 2: Elizabeth Davis rsm (Newfoundland) on Mercy-related themes in the Hebrew Scriptures
Week 3: Brenda Dolphin rsm (The Congregation) on Catherine and the early women of Mercy
Week 4: Elaine Wainwright rsm (ISMAPNG) on theological reflection
Dates: Sunday, 3 July - Saturday, 30 July 2016.
Cost: €2200 residential; €1620 non-residential (Cost for two or three weeks participation is pro-rata).
Messages to: Mary Kay Dobrovolny rsm - Assistant Director Heritage & Spirituality