Venerable
Catherine McAuley

Founder of Sisters of Mercy 1778-1841

PRAYER FOR THE BEATIFICATION OF MOTHER CATHERINE MCAULEY

Loving God, You chose Catherine McAuley for the service of your people who are poor, sick and uneducated. You inspired her to found the Sisters of Mercy so that these good works might endure. Give to each of us a portion of her compassionate spirit and an ardent desire to serve your suffering people.

Bless all our undertakings and grant that union and charity may always thrive among us.

Graciously, hear our prayer for Catherine and by granting the favors we ask through her intercession, hasten the day when her sanctity will be celebrated by all the Church. Amen.

Alee Shelter opens Catherine’s Home

March 29, 2012. Sister Brigid Perez, Program Manager of Alee Shelter beams as she receives the building occupancy permit in the presence of Guam Governor Eddie Baza Calvo during the opening of Catherine’s Home, the newest addition to the facilities of Alee Shelter, a division of Catholic Social Service that protects women and children […]