News & Events

February 24, 2015

Mercy sisters, associates, co-workers and students who have been speaking out against the Keystone XL pipeline are pleased with President Obama’s veto of legislation that would have forced approval of the pipeline.

February 05, 2015

Sister Mary Scullion, RSM, the director of Project HOME in Philadelphia, PA, offered the prayer for the poor at the National Prayer Breakfast Meeting Thursday, February 5, 2015.

January 30, 2015

Sister Patricia McDermott, president of the Institute of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas joined other faith leaders who expressed their disappointment in Congress’ approval of legislation that would allow construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. 

January 23, 2015

96 Mid-Atlantic Community sisters are celebrating a jubilee year in 2015!

January 14, 2015

Dr. Maryanne Stevens, RSM, was honored with the Chief Executive Leadership Award at the CASE District VI Conference on January 12.

January 12, 2015

Sister Helen Libo-on, Philippine local leader for the Sisters of Mercy, said the sisters are “blessed to celebrate the year of the Consecrated Life with Pope Francis,” who is visiting there Jan. 15-19.

January 08, 2015

Sister Biviana Chique Espezua pronounced her perpetual vows in Acora, Puno, Perú on December 13.

January 06, 2015

In keeping with our Catholic Social Teaching regarding the human dignity of every life, the Sisters of Mercy oppose and work to abolish the death penalty in the United States.