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.

MOVING FORWARD in Hope

By Sister Mary Angela Perez

Moving Forward in Hope, a workshop designed by the National Religious Vocation Conference, has propelled the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas in Guam with new initiatives to invite women to discern their calling to religious life. One of the initiatives is to “Pray, Eat and Play with the […]

Sisters of Mercy explore their future at 2010 Assembly in North Carolina

Concord, North Carolina – July 2, 2010 – Almost 400 Sisters of Mercy from 18 states, Guam and Jamaica gathered at the Concord Convention Center, outside of Charlotte, for the Sisters of Mercy – South Central Community Assembly June 23-26, 2010. The Assembly theme “The tender mercy of God has given us one another” guided […]