Catherine McAuley

Founder of Sisters of Mercy 1778-1841


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.

Academy Students Volunteer At Thailand English Camp

Academy of Our Lady of Guam students volunteered and participated at the American Women’s Club-Thailand English Camp for Thai students in Thailand from January 25 to 27, 2013. Seniors Stephanie Bordallo, Ria Nichol Camacho, and Korina Yoo joined and helped facilitate, with the American Women’s Club (AWC) and Peace Corps Volunteers,  a weekend long camp […]

“Rainbows for All Children”

by Sister Maria Rosario Gaite, RSM

Mrs. Cecilia Padios, Rainbows Coordinator at Santa Barbara Catholic School uses puppets in one of her activities with the students.

They meet every Wednesday afternoon after school. When the dismissal bell rings, twelve students from kindergarten to 8th grade proceed to their assigned classrooms, in different small groups […]