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.

350 Candlelight Vigil

350December 12, 2009.  Sr. Trinie Pangelinan (second from left), Justice coordinator  of the Sisters of Mercy on Guam and one of the organizers of the candle light vigil  is joined for a photo op by fellow Sisters of Mercy, associates, and faculty members of Santa Barbara Catholic School and Academy of Our Lady of Guam at the conclusion of the vigil at Adelup. The Sisters of Mercy on Guam are active in raising awareness for global action on climate change, dubbed 350.

Read the article on Guam’s Pacific Daily News. Guam Joins International Protest

2 comments to 350 Candlelight Vigil

  • Mister G

    Congratulations to the organizers headed by Sr. Trinie! Many thanks to the Sisters of Mercy for supporting such a worthy cause.
    We can truly make a difference to our one world if we work together! TOGETHER, Guam can bring CO2 down to 350ppm! KUDOS!

  • Trinie Pangelinan, RSM

    Thanks, Mr. G…and thanks to your leadership, FD really got involved in 350 Vigil. Now, if you can only get your guys to sign up for Guam! God bless!

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