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.

“Come and See” Experience in Chuuk

Seven ladies responded to the invitation of Sister Cabrini Taitano and Sister Erencia Saipweirik to the first in a series of “Come and See” experiences at Mercy Convent Chuuk on February 12, 2012. The program included a prayer service, viewing of a vocation promotion CD, sharing of vocation stories, and a Q […]

Vocation Promotion In Chuuk

Sister Cabrini Taitano (left) representing the Sisters of Mercy, speaks at the vocation promotion panel to encourage religious vocation in Micronesia.

Through the collaborative effort of Sister Cabrini Taitano and the President of the Carolines Catholic Pastoral Institute (CCPI) to […]