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.


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 | 

October 25, Edition 746

Mercy Global Presence a Focus of Mercy Asia Pacific Leaders' and Teams' Meeting |  MIA Prayer Intention: Working for Mercy & Justice |  Remembrance Day at Baggot Street: Final Arrangements Now in Place |  NGO Mining Working Group Sub-committee Meetings |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Marilyn Lacey rsm Awarded the 2017 Opus Prize (Americas) |  Sister of Mercy Receives National Honor in Guyana (Americas) |  Walking the Way in Mercy (North Sydney) |  Pondering the Future for Our Institute as We Move Towards the General Chapter (GB Institute) |  An Ecological Reading of Matthew's Gospel: Part 9 (ISMAPNG) |  Music for the Suscipe (Americas) |  Further Resources |  Ordinary Time 30 A (Matthew 22:34-40) |  On This Day |  Stella Maris, Maryland, USA |  The Internet Archive |  Words from Catherine |  All Occasion Notecards by Judy Ward rsm | 

October 18, Edition 745

Global Week of UN Observances Offers Us More Opportunities for Reflection & Action |  MIA Prayer Intention: for Missionaries |  MIA- MGA at the UN Co-Sponsors and Participates in Trafficking Side-Event |  Preparing for 11 November, Remembrance Day |  Special Prayer Intention: Impact of Ex-Hurricane Ophelia |  For 200 Women, the Start of a New Life (Americas) |  Sister of Mercy Named a Modern Hero (Americas) |  Scripture with Kathleen Rushton rsm (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Scripture Institute Named after Sister of Mercy (Americas) |  Further Resources |  MECPATHS - Mercy Efforts to Counter Child Prostitution and Trafficking in the Hospitality Sector |  Refugee Republic: Experience Life Inside Domiz Refugee Camp |  Ordinary Time 29 A (Matthew 22:1-14) |  On This Day |  Reflection: Our Daily Bread |  Words of Mercy | 

October 11, Edition 744

Celebrating 25 years of Mercy International Association: 1992-2017 |  MIA Prayer Intention: Prayer for MIA |  Brief Report on Opposing Human Trafficking October Conference Call Meeting  |  Special Prayer Intention: Those Affected by Fires in California |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  International Day of the Girl Child |  Salve Unites in Mercy (Americas) |  Environmental Refugees and Human Trafficking (Americas) |  Mercy Day Celebrations at Monte (North Sydney) |  Maria College Kicked Off Mercy Week Celebration with Catherine McAuley Statue Unveiling (Americas) |  Season of Creation Ends: Our Commitment Continues (Parramatta Congregation) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  How to Connect a Laptop to a TV |  Words of Mercy |  Mount de Sales Academy |  Pope Francis Reflecting on the Miraculous Healing of the Son of the Widow of Nain |  Ordinary Time 28 A (Matthew 22:1-14) | 

October 04, Edition 743

Concluding the Season of Creation while Continuing our Commitments from MIRP |  MIA Prayer Intention: Concluding the Season of Creation |  Special Prayer Intention: Victims of Mass Shooting in Las Vegas |  Reminder: Mercy Pilgrimage: Focussing on the Education Tradition within Mercy |  Angela Reed rsm Attends the 5th Thematic Session on Migration in Vienna, Austria |  'Catherine, September 24th and Our Lady of Mercy' (ISMAPNG) |  Hope a Key Theme for OLMC Parramatta's Mercy Day 2017 (Parramatta) |  Civic Action Plan Strengthens Commitment to University Mission (Americas) |  Saint Joseph’s College Announces Launch of Institute for Local Food Systems Innovation with $4 million in Funding (Americas) |  MercyCare Oration 2017 puts Focus on Remarkable Real Life Story of Saroo Brierley (ISMAPNG) |  Heritage Open Days at St Mary’s Convent, Handsworth (Gt Britain) |  Further Resources |  Feast of St Francis Video Reflection |  On This Day |  What Powers the World? Interactive Map |  Colegio Santa Ethnea, Buenos Aires, Argentina |  Ordinary Time 27 A (Matthew 21:33-43) |  New Mercy Resource: The Master Puzzler | 

September 27, Edition 742

Mercy Day a Great Celebration at Home (Baggot Street) & Across the Mercy World |  Mercy Pilgrimage: Focussing on the Education Tradition within Mercy |  Summary of September Conference call with Cosmology / Eco-justice Group |  MIA Prayer Intention: for People and Places Devastated by Hurricanes, Earthquakes & Typhoon; Threatened by Volcano |  Special Rapporteur calls for a Human Rights Framework for Water and Sanitation in the SDGs |  Circle of Mercy Celebrates 20th Anniversary (The Congregation) |  Celebration of 100 Years: Presence of Sisters of Mercy on Bell Island (Newfoundland) |  ILT Continues to Support Youth in Climate Lawsuits (Americas) |  Moving forward to General Chapter 2018 (GB Institute) |  Further Resources |  Reflection: A Grateful Day |  Ordinary Time 26 A (Matthew 21:28-32) |  Worldometers |  On This Day |  Words from Catherine |  Mercy Iowa City | 

September 23, Edition 741

Final Reminder: How to Participate in the Mercy Day Mass at Baggot Street on Sunday, 24 September 2017 via Livestream | 

September 20, Edition 740

From the Postulator to the Mercy Family Worldwide |  MIA Prayer Intention: World Day of Peace |  Final Reminder: Mercy Day Greetings |  MIA Global Action at the UN attends the Culture of Peace Forum |  Watering the Roots 2018: Presenters Confirmed |  Season of Creation Photographic Meditation: Half-way Mark |  Mercy Global Presence – Emerging |  Scripture with Kathleen Rushton rsm (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Thomas Merton on Simplicity of Life and Its Lessons for Sustainability (Americas) |  Further Resources |  Ordinary Time 25 Year A (Matthew 20:1-16a) |  A Visit to Catherine's House |  This Simple Trick Will Make Your iPhone's Speakers Sound Much Louder |  On This Day |  Season of Creation Resource (Americas) |  Mercy Foundation North |