News & Events

September 18, 2014

Mercy Day, celebrated each year on September 24, commemorates the day when Catherine McAuley founded the Sisters of Mercy in Dublin, Ireland, in 1827.

September 10, 2014

We invite you to use this prayer for nonviolence in your remembrance. 

September 08, 2014

On Monday, Sept. 8, Leadership from the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas West Midwest Community, Mercy Circle and the Archdiocese of Chicago formally blessed and dedicated a new continuing care retirement center and three new meeting rooms.  The 1 p.m. ceremony took place in Mercy Chapel, a space the Sisters of Mercy share with residents of Mercy Circle.

September 05, 2014

YWCA honoros Sisters of Mercy at Tribute to Women Awards.

August 21, 2014

Sister Peggy Fannon has known since age 4 that she wanted to be a nurse.

August 21, 2014

The Mercy Heritage Center serves everyone.

August 14, 2014

Catherine McAuley was known to pray Thirty Days Prayers before important events. Monday, August 25, 2014, marks 30 days before the 20th anniversary celebration of Mercy International Association (MIA) on September 23.

August 14, 2014

Each June, Mercy-sponsored high schools from across the United States send between four and six student leaders to participate in the Mercy Leadership Conference (MLC). Sister Maureen Christi Donahue (Mid-Atlantic) of Gwynedd Mercy Academy and Eileen Killeen of Marian Mercy Academy are the coordinators of the four-day workshop held at Gwynedd Mercy University in Pennsylvania.

August 14, 2014

Sisters of Mercy hold in our prayers the family of Michael Brown, the teen who was fatally shot in Ferguson, Missouri, on August 9.