E-news Archives

Mercy E-News is published each Wednesday, 48 weeks each year and distributed to subscribers via email. Each week's issue is automatically archived on this page.


January 31, Edition 756

Mercy for Immigrants: Sharing the Journey |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Those living with Cancer |  Free Online Resources for Lenten Preparation |  Mercys Lend Support Post-Election with Physical Presence in Honduras (Americas) |  New Chapter in School’s History as it Transfers from Nuns to Church after 175 years (Federation)  |  Mount St Bernards College and Commonwealth Games (ISMAPNG) |  Visit to Addo, South Africa 2017 (GB Union) |  Making a Positive Impact on Earth (ISMAPNG) |  Catholic Schools Week: Opportunity to Introduce Mercy McAuley High School (Americas) |  Further resources |  1 February: Brigid of Ireland |  2 February: World Day for Consecrated Life |  2 February: World Wetlands Day |  6 February: International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) |  5th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year B (Mark 1:29-39) |  On This Day | 

January 24, Edition 755

2018 – A Family Celebration |  MIA Prayer Intention: Beginning Again |  Baggot Street Returns to Coolock!  |  Join in a Programme at MIC in 2018 |  Education Tradition Within Mercy Programme a First for 2018 |  Mercy Recognised for Contribution (Brisbane Congregation) |  First African-American Nun to Serve as a Pastoral Coordinator, Sister Cora Marie Billings Continues to Serve (Americas) |  Mercy Investment Services Shares Accountability Report (Americas) |  The Nun Who Provides a Warm Welcome to Port of Sunderland (Federation) |  Mercy President Responds to End of TPS Protections for Salvadoran Nationals (Americas) |  International Movement to Preserve Human Dignity in Health Care (Americas) |  Further Resources |  4th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year B (Mark 1:21-28) |  Who is My Neighbour? |  27 January: International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust  |  On This Day |  Bedford Row Family Project  |  Reflection | 

December 20, Edition 754

Reflecting this Christmas |  Christmas Greeting: MIA President  |  Christmas Greeting: MIA Board Chair  |  Christmas Greeting: MIA Executive Director  |  Christmas Greetings from the Mercy World |  MIA Prayer Intention Advent Week 4:
For those not at home within themselves |  Thank you!  |  Readings for Mercy 2017 |  Reminder: Mercy eNews: Important Dates |  Mercyworld Website Visitors a New Record |  Join in a Programme at MIC in 2018 |  Further Resources |  4th Sunday of Advent Year B (Luke 1:26-38) |  A CHA Reflection for the Fourth Week of Advent (2017) |  Gospel Readings for Christmas Year B (Luke 2:1-20; John 1:1-18) |  On This Day |  A CHA Reflection for Christmas (2017) |  Your Best Ways to Say ‘Sorry, I’m Out of the Office’ | 

December 13, Edition 753

Foundation Day Celebrations at Baggot Street |  MIA Prayer Intention Advent Week 3:
For those who have no home |  Invitation: Send in Your Christmas Greeting for Posting on Mercyworld.org |  More Creative Contributions (Newfoundland, ISMAPNG) |  Share your Creative Contribution! |  An Ecological Reading of Matthew's Gospel: Part 11 (ISMAPNG) |  Paying It Forward: Sister Saved by a Stranger Spreads the Mercy Mission (Americas) |  Deeds, not Words, True Measure of our Worth (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Visit to Addo South Africa (GB Union) |  A Personal Reflection on Mercy (The Congregation) |  The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Mercy (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Further Resources |  A CHA Reflection for the Third Week of Advent (2017) |  3rd Sunday of Advent Year B (John 1:6-8, 19-28) |  Mercy Neighborhood Ministries, Inc, Cincinnati, Ohio |  On This Day |  Pope Francis on Fidelity |  How to shoot 4K video on your iPhone | 

December 06, Edition 752

MIA Prayer Intention: Advent Week Two
For those not at home |  Invitation to Sign on to Civil Society Advocacy Document 'Now and How: TEN ACTS for the Global Compact'  |  MIA Nominated for Good Governance Award 2017 |  Invitation: Send in Your Christmas Greeting for Posting on Mercyworld.org |  Final: 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence |  New Leadership Team to be installed on Foundation Day (ISMAPNG) |  Border Immersion Experience in El Paso Highlights Immigrants’ Experiences, Challenges (Americas) |  Scripture with Kathleen Rushton rsm (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Advent Series Calls us to Welcome the Stranger (Americas) |  The Brisbane Nun who Defied Sir Joh's Government to Help AIDS Sufferers (Brisbane) |  Catherine’s Healings And Favours (MIA) |  Further Resources |  77 Photography Techniques, Tips and Tricks for Taking Pictures of Anything |  On This Day |  A CHA Reflection for the Second Week of Advent (2017) |  2nd Sunday of Advent Year B (Mark 1:1-8) |  Pope Francis calls Rohingya 'presence of God today' |  Catherine's House, Belmont, North Carolina, USA | 

November 29, Edition 751

MIA Prayer Intention Advent Week 1:
For Earth Our Home |  Continued: 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence |  Invitation: Send in Your Christmas Greeting for Posting on Mercyworld.org  |  An Update on the Global Compact on Migration |  Final Reminder: Foundation Day at Baggot Street |  Award-winning Mercy Chef’s True Passion is to Feed the Hungry (Americas) |  Final Profession of Rachael Waisman rsm (ISMAPNG) |  SA [San Antonio Texas] Organization Benefits Children Gripped by Extreme Poverty in Southern Africa (The Congregation) |  Cruel and Unjust Ending of Protections for Haitians in the U.S. (Americas) |  Mercy College President Decker to Receive Papal Honor (Americas) |  Dr. John Feehan Speaks In The West (The Congregation) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  A CHA Reflection for the First Week of Advent (2017) |  Galaxy Wallpaper Collection: 25 Awesome Images For Your Desktop |  1st Sunday of Advent Year B (Mark 13:33-37) |  Pope Francis Renews His Call for Care of Planet Earth |  The 20 Best Apps to Improve Your Smartphone  | 

November 22, Edition 750

The Holon, the Butterfly and the Global Heart: An Exploration of Symbols |  The Season of Advent (3-24 December) |  MIA Prayer Intention: Praying with Pope Francis for Peace in South Sudan and DRC |  Registration Opens for the 2018 Young Mercy Leaders Pilgrimage |  Report from Mercy Under 60s |  16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence |  12 December: Foundation Day at Baggot Street |  'An Historic Moment'- Report from ISMAPNG - Meeting of Mercy Asia Pacific Leaders and Teams' |  Summary of MIRP in Griffith, NSW (ISMAPNG) |  Establishment of the Center for Faith and Spirituality and Mandala Sand Painting Exhibit (Americas) |  The Reach of Mercy Hands (Americas) |  An Ecological Reading of Matthew's Gospel: Part 10 (ISMAPNG) |  Our Home, Puerto Rico (Americas) |  Further Resources |  Feast of Christ the King Year A (Matthew 25:31-46) |  16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence (25 November - 10 December) |  How to: Delete your Google history |  On This Day |  19 3D Touch Tips That Will Change How You Use Your iPhone  |  The Poor | 

November 15, Edition 749

Prayer Intention: World Day of the Poor |  Events Celebrating 25 years of MIA |  Resources Recommended by MIA-MGA at the UN |  Charity Sermons and Bazaars: Catherine's Fundraising Efforts for Mission |  Young Mercy Leaders 2017 Report back on Action Plans |  Statement from the Sisters of Mercy of Australia, Papua New Guinea & Nga Whaea Atawhai o Aotearoa Sisters of Mercy New Zealand |  Creativity - A Key Step in Mercy's Dance (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Mercy Educators from Around the World Gather in Omaha to Discuss, Respond to Racism (The Congregation) |  Her Clean Water Campaign Started with a Summer Trip (Americas) |  Mercy Partners (Australia) |  'Hurra for Foundations' (Newfoundland) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  Rowing into the Deep |  Sisters of Mercy North Sydney |  Ordinary Time 33A (Matthew 25:1-13) |  Google's New Pixel Buds: Headphones and Language Translators |  Words of Mercy | 

November 08, Edition 748

Invitation to Commemorate the first World Day of the Poor on Sunday, 19 November |  Final Reminders: Remembrance Day Celebrations at MIC |  Reports in 'Further Resources' Section |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Gratitude for Prayers |  MIA Prayer Intention: Shooting Victims in Texas |  Report from 'Springs of Life' Group (ISMAPNG) |  Parish Initiative Provides Opportunity for MIRP Stage 4 Action (The Congregation) |  Tribunal Office Director Receives National Award (Americas) |  Religious Formation Conference to Honour Mary Pat Garvin rsm (Americas) |  Latest Issue of MAST Now Available (Americas) |  Scripture with Kathleen Rushton rsm (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Further Resources |  Ordinary Time 32A (Matthew 25:1-13) |  New resource: 'Our Name is Mercy, our Spirit is Compassion': CD of Music by Elaine Deasy rsm |  Sacred Heart College Geelong, Victoria |  On This Day |  Too many WhatsApp images, videos making your phone slow and full? Here is a fix |  Words of Mercy | 

November 01, Edition 747

Mercy on Mission in Monsefu, Peru (Newfoundland) |  MIA Prayer Intention: All Souls (2 November) |  The NGO Committee to Stop Trafficking in Persons (CSTIP) Produces Educational Advocacy Sheets |  Special Prayer Intention: COP 23 (6-17 November) |  Overview of Field Visits to Western and South Central Provinces, 5-14 October |  Remembrance Day at Baggot Street: Mass Leaflet Available |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Preparing for the first World Day of the Poor (19 November) |  MIRP 6 Month Update: 8 Invitations |  Mercy Responds to Environmental Threats (Americas) |  Refuse, Reduce, Refill, Reuse, Recycle, Reconsider: The Recycling Mantra (ISMAPNG) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  Ordinary Time 31A (Matthew 23:1-12) |  Mercy Moments No. 44: 'We are all Called to be Saints' |  12 Incredibly Useful Things You Didn’t Know Google Maps Could Do |  Reflection: Pope Francis at '(Re)Thinking Europe Conference' |  Mercy Law Resource Centre, Dublin Ireland |