News & Events

October 20, 2014

Join Mercy at the annual vigil and rally to close the School of the Americas/Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Coorperation at Fort Benning, Georgia November 21-23, 2014.

October 16, 2014

Mount Mercy University in Cedar Rapids, IA, rededicated its University Center in honor of the Sisters of Mercy who founded the school in 1928.

October 10, 2014

The Sisters of Mercy’s justice team has compiled this election guide to help you assess where candidates stand on issues of mercy and justice, and to inject compassion into conversations on policy and on national priorities.

September 29, 2014

Mercy Housing honored Sister Lillian Murphy in a “Career Tribute and Celebration” on Sept. 4 at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts.  

September 22, 2014

More than 50 Mercy sisters, associates, co-workers and students participated in the massive People’s Climate March in New York City on September 21 to express to U.S. and world leaders the urgency of stemming global warming. 

September 19, 2014

The September 2014 issue of Our State North Carolina magazine features Sisters of Mercy in its series about the Civil War.

September 19, 2014

House of Mercy, a ministry of the Sisters of Mercy in Belmont, North Carolina, provides 24-hour care for people with AIDS who are homeless or unable to care for themselves.

September 19, 2014

Sisters of Mercy greeted the nuns on the bus with applause on their second day on the road as they pulled into the parking lot at New Horizon Presbyterian Church in Council Bluffs, Iowa. 

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.