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.


March 30, Edition 664

Bread of Life & Living Water |  Rejoicing at 60 Years of Mercy Presence in Kenya |  Invitation to Join Our Prayers with those of Our Representatives in Rome for Divine Mercy Sunday |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Easter joy |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Sisters of Mercy Address: Women, Water, Wellbeing - The Human Right to Water and Sanitation at the United Nations |  Sisters of Mercy Speak Out About Human Rights Impact of Coal Seam Gas Mining in Chinchilla, Queensland, Australia |  Meet the Marymount Mercy Centre Group (Parramatta Congregation) |  Meet Sisters of Mercy in Western Australia Gathered for MIRP Stage One (ISMAPNG) |  Meet the Saint Mary Home, Hartford, Connecticut Group (Americas) |  Meet Members of the Westport Cluster Gathered for MIRP (The Congregation) |  Cosmic coincidence: The Annunciation and Good Friday (Americas) |  'Mother of Mercy' (ISMAPNG) |  Doing and Being Environmental Crusaders (ISMAPNG) |  Colouring Page -Fundraising Initiative for Mercy schools in Samoa/Tonga (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Worth Reading: |  'Come, Eat my Bread ...' and 'I am the Bread of Life' by Kathleen Rushton rsm (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Living Spirit (Remastered) |  Reflection on the Gospel - Easter 2C (John 20:19-31) |  Mercy Center Burlingame, California,USA |  On This Day |  Today's Mercy Quote | 

March 23, Edition 662

Water: A Basic Human Right -
Rose Marie Tresp rsm (Americas) |  Come Home to Catherine (1) in 2016 |  Watch the Mercy Presentations at CSW 60 |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Holy Week |  Stations of Mercy |  Reorganisation of Website Homepage Highlights To Help Information Access |  Final Reminder: Invitation to Volunteer at Baggot Street in 2017  |  MIA Special Prayer Intention: Belgium Metro and International Airport Tragedy |  MIA Signatory on Open Letter To All TDs On The European Council Deal With Turkey |  Meet the Members of the Interfaith Reflection Circle (Newfoundland) |  Meet OLMC Parramatta Support Staff Group 1 (Parramatta Congregation) |  Meet Members of the Sisters of Mercy in Guyana MIRP Group (Americas) |  Sr Mary Glennon's Scrapbook: Useful Idea for MIRP (The Congregation) |  More ‘Doors of Mercy’ Open in Rhode Island and New Hampshire (Americas) |  Building Links of Positive Change: Crosscare and Mercy (The Congregation) |  Catherine McAuley and Mercy for the Earth Community (ISMAPNG) |  Archival Footage of the 1916 Easter Rising Now Available Online (Ireland) |  Worth Reading: |  Microsoft and Internet Explorer (IE) |  Mercy Law Resource Centre (MLRC), Dublin, Ireland |  On This Day |  New Resource: 'It is Good for us to be Here: Catholic Religious Institutes as NGOs at the UN' |  Mercy in Holy Week |  Reflection on the Gospel - Easter Vigil Year C (Luke 24:1-12) | 

March 16, Edition 661

Greetings for St Patrick's Day to all Sisters of Mercy and the extended Mercy Family |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: An End to the War in Syria |  Mary Quinn rsm RIP: Remembering and Giving Thanks for her Contribution to the Establishment of MIC  |  Stations of Mercy |  Launch of the Mining Resource: 'Digging at Our Conscience' |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Sisters of Mercy Deliver Joint Statement on Fracking and Human Rights at UN Human Rights Council |  Final Reminder: Group Registrations Pilgrimage of YML (College Students & Young Adults) Close This Week |  Sisters of Mercy Presenting at Commission on the Status of Women (CSW60) Now Underway in New York |  MIRP Groups Begin to Refine their Issues of Concern |  Meet Members of MIRP Groups Across the Mercy World |  Meet the Members of the Silver Spring, Maryland Group (Americas) |  Baulkham Hills Parish No 1 Group, New South Wales (Parramatta Congregation) |  Sisters Gather in Adelaide, South Australia to Commence MIRP (ISMAPNG) |  Meet Members of the Galway Cluster Group No 1 (The Congregation) |  Sisters Urge Reason, Reform on Immigration Issues (Americas) |  The Nuns Who Love Chris Mullin (Americas) |  Ancestry.com Indexes Millions of Irish Records - Free Access until 17 March 2016 at 11:59 p.m. ET |  Mercy: The Fifth Cardinal Virtue? (Americas) |  Worth Reading: |  Holy Year of Mercy Retreat Events |  6 Steps To Tame Your Email Overload |  Pope Francis: 'Mercy which “forgets”' |  On This Day |  Today's Mercy Quote |  ARISE | 

March 09, Edition 660

Exploring the 'M' in 'Mercy' |  Stations of Mercy: Las Estaciones de la Misericordia |  Reminder: Invitation to Volunteer at Baggot Street in 2017 |  European Social Innovation Competition |  Why Amazon? |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Those Who Gave Their lives This Week in Service of Others |  General Report from the Cosmology-Ecojustice Group  |  This Earth Hour, Help Shine A Light On Climate Action |  International Day of Forests: Celebrate Forests and Water on 21 March |  Summary of MIRP presentation by Elizabeth Davis rsm at the Latin American Caribbean Conference (LACC) |  MIRP Facilitation Training in Aotearoa New Zealand & Community B ISMAPNG |  Reading Luke's Gospel with Ecological Eyes: Part 2 (ISMAPNG)  |  Doorkeepers of Mercy: Mercy Education Project, Detroit Michigan (Americas) |  Mercymount Starts Food Waste Recycling Program (Americas) |  Ireland 2016 invites you to Remember, Reflect & Reimagine An téacs i nGaeilge le teacht |  Thank you to Donors from the 'Let Mercy Rain Appeal' Organisers (Sisters of Mercy in Australia & PNG) |  Walking the Path of Mercy (The Congregation) |  Worth Reading: |  New Resource: Preaching the New Testament: Rediscovering its Named & Unnamed Women in the Texts |  Jessica Powers - 'The Mercy of God' |  On This Day |  How to Travel Around the World with One Piece of Carry-on Luggage  |  Words of Mercy |  Mary Wickham rsm | 

March 02, Edition 659

Las Estaciones de la Misericordia |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: World Day of Prayer  |  MIA Welcomes 2016 International Womens Day Theme |  Help Make a Difference - Make Your Chocolate Fair Trade This Easter and All Year Round |  Reminder: Invitation to Volunteer at Baggot Street in 2017 |  Dozens of Groups Across the World Are Forming & Joining the Mercy International Reflection Process |  Considering Joining Us in the MIRP? |  The Final Profession of Sr Geraldine Sweeney (GB Institute) |  ‘I don’t feel 100’ Centenarian Celebrates her Life with Friends (Americas) |  Reflecting on Spirituality and Ageing (ISMAPNG) |  Pope Francis to Receive a Copy of 'The Mercy GPS' (Americas, The Congregation)  |  The Wednesday Poem: 'Travelling Through the Dark' by William Stafford (The Congregation) |  Jubilee Year of Mercy 2015 -2016 (The Congregation) |  Worth Reading: |  Mercy in the City |  On This Day |  Mercy is Eminently Practical |  Give Your Misprints a Second Chance |  Words of Mercy |  St Aloysius College (SAC), Adelaide, South Australia | 

February 24, Edition 658

A Pathway to Mercy’s Mission Future |  Announcing the Stations of Mercy. Our Online Global Pilgrimage: 3 March - 3 April |  Introduction to 'Mining Toolkit - Digging at Our Conscience'  |  Volunteer at Baggot Street in 2017 |  Reminder: Pilgrimage of Young Mercy Leaders (College Students & Young Adults) |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Extreme Weather Event -Tropical Cyclone Winston |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  A Theology of Mercy in Islam (ISMAPNG) |  Sister Marie Therese Celebrates her 100th Birthday (GB Union) |  Mercy Sisters, Staff & Students Speak Up in Support of Refugees and Asylum Seekers (Parramatta and Brisbane Congregations) |  Poems by Tolkien Discovered in 1936 Annual of Our Lady's School Oxfordshire (GB Institute) |  Worth Reading: |  New Resource: Reflections for the Year of Mercy from Parramatta Congregation |  Whom Do We See? |  The Beauty Of Untranslatable Words |  Advancing Mercy's Mission |  Words of Mercy |  On This Day | 

February 17, Edition 657

Sisters of Mercy Call for a Radical Shift in Understanding and Addressing Human Trafficking |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: for the Wonders of Scientific Discovery  |  Global Catholic Climate Movement Releases Prayer for the Year of Mercy |  Accessing Materials on The Microsite Made Easier |  Invitation: Be a Voice of Mercy on the Effects of Climate Change in Your Location |  #GirlPower: Mercy Academy 1st All-girls Accredited STEM School (Americas) |  Mercy is God's Identity Card; It's Ours Too! (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Journey of Oneness/ Camino a la Unidad (Americas) |  Lenten Campaign Against Human Trafficking in the Seafood Supply Chains (Americas) |  Worth Reading: |  On This Day |  Today's Mercy Quote |  Typing symbols using your keyboard |  New Mercy Resource: An Enduring Legacy: Savannah’s Sisters of Mercy and St. Vincent’s Academy |  St Vincents Academy, Savannah, Georgia |  Given the Chance to Be Our Best Selves | 

February 10, Edition 656

The Works of Mercy on the Road of the Jubilee: Pope Francis' Lenten Message |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Lent |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Year of Mercy Events at Mercy International Centre |  Mercy and Compassion in Action: Opposing Human Trafficking |  Water More Precious than Gold: Yarning about the River at Rahamim, Bathurst, NSW (ISMAPNG) |  Deirdre Mullan rsm Launches Year of Mercy at Monte (Nth Sydney Congregation) |  Where the Tides Ebb and Flow – a Reflection from Paris by Carmel Bracken rsm (The Congregation) |  Mercy Girls Scoop Top Award for Environmental Initiative (The Congregation) |  Doorkeepers of Mercy: Mercy Gift Opens New Door (The Congregation) |  Opening of Our Holy Doors (Newfoundland) |  Update: Let Mercy Rain Drought Appeal for Papua New Guinea (Australia & PNG) |  Mission to Nigeria: Q & A with Sister Tina Geiger (Americas) |  Worth Reading: |  New Resource: Meeting the God of Mercy |  Jesus' Ministry of Mercy: Two Distinct Meanings |  Come to the Water: Mercy Spirituality Centre, Toronto, New South Wales, Australia |  On This Day |  Tips for Using Google |  On Reconciling | 

February 03, Edition 655

'Mercy – Re-awakening us to new life’ by Mary Reynolds rsm |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Those ill with Cancer |  Care for Creation Month |  Stage One of the Reflection Process Now Underway |  Video Resources for Stage One of the Reflection Process |  Becoming a Clearer and More Daring Witness to God’s Abundant Mercy (Americas) |  Participate in the Second Lenten Fast for Climate Justice |  Prepare for the second World Day of Prayer, Reflection and Action Against Trafficking in Persons  |  Women’s Savings & Investment Co-op, Ethiopia (The Congregation) |  Reading Luke's Gospel with Ecological Eyes: Part 1 (ISMAPNG) |  Come to the Water: Enrol in a Program at Mercy by the Sea (Americas) |  Worth Playing |  New Resource: Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy Reflections |  Our Lady of Mercy in Romania |  Mercy in the Face of Suffering |  Updating to the Latest Security Software, Browser, and Operating System  |  Called to Make Courageous and Prophetic Choices |  On This Day | 

January 27, Edition 654

Happy New Year of Mercy |  Year of Mercy Resources |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Concluding the Year of Consecrated Life |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Pilgrimages to and Programmes at MIC in 2016 |  Opening Local Doors of Mercy (cont) |  Help Distribute the Weekly Mercy eNews in this Year of Mercy |  'Laudato Si’: An exhortation to live with ‘serene attentiveness’ (The Congregation) |  Election of New Leadership Team (Philippines) |  Mary, Mother of Mercy: Painting by Janet McKenzie Commissioned by Carlow University (Americas) |  The Wednesday Poem: 'Men Go To God' – Dietrich Bonhoeffer (The Congregation) |  Doorkeepers of Mercy: Jeanne O’Rourke rsm (Americas) |  Sr Deirdre and the Little Book that Took the World By Storm (The Congregation) |  2016 - A Significant Year for the Institute (ISMAPNG) |  Plant Flowers Not Power Plants (Americas) |  Mount Mercy College Cork Launches Catholic Schools Week 2016 (The Congregation) |  Waking Up in Honduras (Americas) |  Worth playing |  On This Day |  Contemplating the Mercy of God |  Pope Francis Minute Explains: The Year of Mercy (Animation) |  New resource: Boots, Cracked Pots and a Place at the Table: Mercy in a World Becoming |  Mercy High Omaha, Nebraska, US |  Passwords to Avoid |