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.

In Memoriam

October 27, 2013. Sisters of Mercy, associates, and families of our deceased sisters gather at Pigo Cemetery for a Prayer Service in remembrance of our Sisters who have passed on to eternal life. This annual event is held on the last Sunday before All Soul’s Day.


In Memoriam | Pigo Cemetery

Sisters of Mercy, Associates, and families of our departed Sisters gathered at Pigo Cemetery last October 28, 2012 to offer prayers for our Sisters who have passed on to eternal life. Fr. Andre Eduvala, chaplain of the Sisters of Mercy Mercy Care Center offered prayers “responso” and blessings for the dead at the annual […]