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.


February 01, Edition 706

Mercy in Joint Submission to 55th Session of the Commission for Social Development  |  MIA Prayer Intention: World Interfaith Harmony Week (1-7 February) |  Programs this Year at MIC: Watering the Roots at the Wellsprings of Mercy 2017 |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Help Build the Global Mercy Community Online |  Seven Day Celebration Concludes MIRP in Newfoundland |  Report on Stage 4 from MIRP Group in Cairns, Far North Queensland (ISMAPNG) |  Third Friday MIRP Group from Rochester Report on Stage 4 (Americas) |  MIRP Report from Oklahoma City (Americas) |  Mercy Decries Trump Administration’s Orders that Harm Refugees and Immigrants (Americas) |  Mercy Joins Marches for Justice and Peace (Americas) |  The Holocaust and Nostra Aetate: Toward a Greater Understanding (Americas) |  An Ecological Reading of Matthew's Gospel: Part 1 (ISMAPNG) |  Worth Reading |  On This Day |  Baggot St Suite: The Long Line |  Reflection: On Hope |  17 Incredibly Useful Google Products and Services You Didn't Know Existed |  5th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year A (Matthew 5:13-16) |  Resources for World Day of Prayer for Consecrated Life | 

January 25, Edition 705

Mercy: A Vision that Continues to Evolve |  Mercy International Association Appointment  |  Pope's Worldwide Prayer Network: The 2017 Intentions |  MIA Prayer Intention: Becoming 'Artisans of Peace' |  Register for 2017 Pilgrimage of Young Mercy Leaders (Secondary School Students) |  Drumshambo/Mohill/ Newtownforbes Cluster Meeting: Stage 4 MIRP (The Congregation) |  Joan of Arc School Staff, Leulumoega, Apia, Samoa, Report on MIRP (ANZ) |  Extreme Temperatures Make Paris Agreement More Necessary than Ever |  More Resources Using Laudato Si' |  RIP: Mary Aquin O'Neill rsm (Americas), Janette Gray rsm (ISMAPNG) |  God is Love: A Journey into the Heart of All Creation (The Congregation) |  Celebrating UNICEF's 70th Anniversary (The Congregation) |  Three Professions in Kenya and a Profession in Australia (The Congregation and ISMAPNG) |  Mercy Career & Technical HS provides launchpad for 21st-century careers (Americas) |  Carlow University Launches Social Justice Institutes Focusing on Gun Violence (Americas) |  Worth Reading |  4th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year A (Matthew 5:1-12) |  New Mercy Resource - 'Mercy: Worthy of the Name' |  Pope Francis: Put the Human Person at the Centre of the Economy |  On This Day |  The Best Free Online Courses to Help With Your Finances |  Words of Mercy | 

December 19, Edition 704

Christmas Greetings & Blessings To All |  Christmas Greeting: MIA President |  Christmas Greeting: MIA Board Chair |  Christmas Greeting: MIA Executive Director  |  Christmas Greetings from the Mercy World |  Thank you! |  Reminder: Mercy eNews: Important Dates |  Responding to the Refugee Crisis |  Programs on Offer at MIC |  Mercy Celebrations: Foundation Day, Closure of Jubilee Year, End of MIRP |  Advent from the Perspective of Immigrant Women who are Detained (Americas) |  Further Resources |  25 December 2016 Christmas Year A (Matthew 1:1-21; Luke 2:1-20; John 1:1-18) |  Hope in the Struggle: Christmas Video |  Mercy Apps for Smartphone Users |  On This Day |  Ends and Ongoings |  Google: What the World Searched for in 2016 | 

December 14, Edition 703

Catherine McAuley and the Jubilee of Mercy: Letters to Pope Francis Campaign |  MIA Prayer Intention: Peace |  Foundation Day at Mercy International Centre |  Invitation: Send in Your Christmas Greetings for Posting on Mercyworld.org (Final Reminder) |  Music for Inspiration and Reflection: Our 2016 Playlist |  #16Days16Stories: Trafficked Women and Girls in Their Own Words (Book) |  Mercy eNews: Important Dates |  Report from Groups in Ard Bhride, Castlebar (The Congregation) |  Baulkham Parish Group 1: Trafficking and related Sex Offences Stages 3 & 4 Report (Parramatta Congregation) |  Reports from MIRP Groups: Received & Published |  Reports from MIRP Groups: Looking Ahead |  Reports of Foundation Day Celebrations from Mercy Centres (Ireland, Americas, Aotearoa New Zealand, Australia) |  Immigrants, Advocates Fortify Resources after Trump Election (Americas) |  A Call to Mercy: Online Graduate Certificate Available in Mercy Spirituality (Americas) |  Scripture with Kathleen Rushton rsm (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Mercy Sisters Witness Growth of Hapeville School Their Congregation Began (Americas) |  The UN and UNICEF and the Faith Interface (The Congregation) |  Catherine McAuley Announces Sr Patricia Linder Visual Arts Scholarship (Parramatta Congregation) |  As the Year of Mercy Closes, We Look Back! (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  For Musicians, Lovers of Music and Map Aficionados |  New Resource: The Nature of Things |  'How Tos' for the Holidays |  The Jubilee Year of Mercy in Art (Americas) |  Special Workshop at Mercy Center Burlingame | 

December 10, Edition 702

Final Reminder: How to Participate in the Foundation Day Celebrations at Baggot Street on 11 December 2016 via Livestream | 

December 07, Edition 701

Readings for Mercy |  MIA Prayer: for Human Rights |  Resources for the Year of Mercy - Complete List Available Online |  Foundation Day: Live-streaming from Baggot Street; Invitation to Share Reports of Your Local Celebrations |  #16Days16Stories: Trafficked Women and Girls in Their Own Words (concludes) |  Invitation: Send in Your Christmas Greeting for Posting on Mercyworld.org (Reminder) |  MGA Leaflet on SDG #16 Now Available |  International Graduate Certificate in Christianity and an Integral Ecology: A World to Live and a Life to Love (Americas) |  Report on Stage Four from Puerto Eten, Peru (Newfoundland) |  The Capital Group Report on Stages 1-4 (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Report from MIRP Group Resident in Ireland (Brisbane Congregation) |  Reading Luke's Gospel With Ecological Eyes: Part 11 - Final (ISMAPNG) |  Insights into Sustainable Living (ISMAPNG) |  The Wednesday Poem: To My Daughter Betty, the Gift of God (The Congregation) |  The Story of a Forgotten Hero - Abdirashid Adan Dube (The Congregation) |  Pittsburgh Mercy Turns to Nature for Therapeutic Programs (Americas) |  Advent: How Are We Being Called To live Differently? (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Worth Watching |  11 December 2016 3rd Sunday in Advent Year A (Matthew 11:2-11) |  On This Day |  Nigel Westlake - Compassion, Symphony of Songs  |  Preposterous! |  Reflection |  New Mercy Resource: Bloom | 

November 30, Edition 700

Online Launch of 'Walking Gently on Earth' Ensures this Wonderful Publication is a Gift to Mercy Worldwide  |  Invitation: Foundation Day Celebrations at Baggot Street |  MIA Prayer Intention: Advent Week 1 |  Invitation: Send in Your Christmas Greetings for Posting on Mercyworld.org |  #16Days16Stories: Trafficked Women and Girls in Their Own Words (continued) |  Summary Report from a MIRP Group in South C Community (ISMAPNG) |  Apollo Bay Group Share Their Response to MIRP (ISMAPNG) |  Report from the 'Coastal Girls' MIRP Group (Americas) |  Stage 3 Report from Sisters Reflection Circle (Newfoundland) |  Australian Catholics Respond to 'flourishing' Trades of Human Trafficking and Slavery (Australia) |  Thanksgiving After the Year of Mercy (Americas) |  Mercy’s Supply Chain Earns Top 10 Global Ranking (Americas) |  'Illuminations' Concert Lights up St Mary’s Cathedral (ISMAPNG) |  Mercy Pilgrimages at St. Mary’s Convent, Handsworth for the Year of Mercy (Gt Britain) |  A Lifetime of Opening Doors of Mercy: Reflection on the Life of Pat Linnane rsm (ISMAPNG) |  Worth |  Who is My Neighbour? |  Calculate Aspect Ratio |  On This Day |  4 December 2016 2nd Sunday of Advent Year A (Matthew 3:1-12)  |  The Most Influential Images of All Time (Photos) |  The Way of Mercy | 

November 23, Edition 699

Foundation Day Prayer Service |  How to Participate in the MGA at the UN #16 Days16 Stories Campaign |  MIA Special Prayer Intention: People and Places Affected by Earthquakes |  Invitation to Prayer & Action: #RedWednesday |  Enrol in a Program at MIC in 2017 |  Report from the Ballymote Cluster (The Congregation) |  Sisters of Mercy Brisbane Congregation Office Report on MIRP Focus Area |  Report from the Liverpool/Oldham group at the completion of Stage 3 (GB Institute) |  Report from Sacred Circle on Stage 4 MIRP Gathering (Americas) |  Mercy Presents Workshop at RENATE Assembly (The Congregation) |  Critical Concerns Week Georgian Court University (Americas) |  Advent's Promise -A Year of Grace that Never Ends (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Mercy Justice Team Finds Grounding in Laudato Si' (Americas) |  Worth reading |  27 November 2016 1st Sunday of Advent Year A (Matthew 24:37-44) |  On This Day |  Protecting Your Digital Life in 7 Easy Steps |  'Mercy touches the very core of our Christian life'  |  Song: Face of Your Mercy by Jo Boyce |  #16Days16Stories: Trafficked Women and Girls in Their Own Words | 

November 16, Edition 698

Sisters of Mercy—of the Americas and of Alma, Michigan—Celebrate Founder |  Celebrating Remembrance Day at Baggot Street |  Lecto Divina Eucharistic Liturgy every Sunday at Baggot Street |  Final Reminder: MIA Ministry Position |  MIC Calendar Dates for 2017 Now Online |  MIA Prayer Intention: A Post-Election Call for Healing |  Reminder: #16 Days16Stories Starts Next Week |  MIRP Stage 4 – Collective Action. Report from Adelaide (ISMAPNG) |  Group from OLMC reflect on “Throw Away Society” and Share from Stages 3 & 4 (Parramatta Congregation) |  Explore St Thomas More Church with Julia Upton rsm and Anthony Mangano (Americas) |  A New Ministry in Guyana (Americas) |  Celebrating the Year of Mercy at the Skills and Nutrition Centre in Soweto (The Congregation) |  Reading Luke's Gospel With Ecological Eyes: Part 10 (ISMAPNG) |  After Typhoon Haiyan, Mercy Sisters in Philippines rebuild school, hospital |  Report from Mercy Secondary Education Conference XXXV (Americas) |  Worth Reading |  20 November 2016 Jesus Christ, King of the Universe (Luke 23:35-43) |  On This Day |  Mercy Hospital, Dunedin, Aotearoa New Zealand |  Blessings for the Year of Mercy |  10 Ways to Search Google for Information That 96% of People Don’t Know About |  Pope Francis Offers Six New Beatitudes  | 

November 09, Edition 697

The Day of Catherine's Death: El Día de la Muerte de Catalina |  Ireland Bans Fracking - Our Finest Hour Together! Now Let's Ban Fracking throughout the World... |  Trafficked Women and Girls in Their Own Words: #16Days16Stories |  MIA Prayer Intention: Remembering Catherine and All our Deceased Sisters |  Private Audience with Pope Francis for Participants at Second RENATE Assembly in Rome  |  Donate a Plaque on a Memorial Brick |  Reminder: MIA Ministry Position |  Report on MIRP Stages 1-4 from Meánscoil Mhuire, Longford (The Congregation) |  Kitty's Corner Group: Stages Three and Four ISMAPNG) |  COP 22: The Earth Community to the Delegates at Marrakech |  Invitation to Sign the Interfaith Climate Statement |  New Leadership Team Elected (Parramatta Congregation) |  Mercy Joins Standing Rock to Protect Our Earth (Americas) |  ACRATH's Reflective Actions for 16 days of Activism (Australia) |  10 Years On: Where we are now at Mater Comprehensive Care Clinic-Nairobi, Kenya (The Congregation) |  Mercy Sisters Celebrate 150th Anniversary of Ministry in Tennessee (Americas) |  Catherine McAuley Catholic College Announced as Hunter’s Newest Secondary School (ISMAPNG) |  Worth Reading |  On This Day |  13 November 2016 Ordinary Time 33C (Luke 21:5-19) |  10 very useful things you can do on your iPhone's lock screen |  Video: Remembering Catherine McAuley on the Anniversary of her Death  |  Sing Catherine's Suscipe this Friday! |  New Resource |