News & Events

May 27, 2015

On May 21 the Institute Justice Team of the Sisters of Mercy organized a meeting of faith leaders with White House staff to call for the end to family detention, and delivered a letter signed by nearly 1,500 faith leaders from around the country.

May 22, 2015

Sister Cora Marie Billings, RSM, a member of the Mid-Atlantic Community, received an honorary degree May 9, 2015, from Gwynedd Mercy University in Gwynedd Valley, PA.

May 15, 2015

On May 6, Sisters of Mercy Institute Justice Team member Marianne Comfort, along with six others of the Global Catholic Climate Movement, presented the Catholic Climate Petition to Pope Francis in St. Peter’s Square.

May 01, 2015

Sisters Patrice Klein and Gertrude (Trudy) Keefe were highlighted in an article by the Sioux City Catholic Globe about the impact of the Sisters of Mercy in the Sioux City Diocese.

April 28, 2015

We join in prayer for the people of Nepal in the wake of Saturday's earthquake -- for the devastating loss of lives, of communities, of security.

April 28, 2015

We join in prayer for the community of Baltimore, Maryland--for an end to the violence, for the safety of all in the community and for peace to be restored.

April 24, 2015

Sister Sheila Lyne, RSM, and Mother Frances Xavier Warde, RSM, were both inducted into the Irish-American Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 25, 2015.

April 22, 2015

More than 500 people attended the Mercy Education Project’s 9th Annual Doorway to the Future Dinner & Auction last Thursday, April 16th at Cobo Center in Detroit. Sister Canice Johnson and Felicia Fields were honored with PHDs.

April 22, 2015

The Sisters of Mercy in Cedar Rapids were named to the Iowa Volunteer Hall of Fame on April 14 in Des Moines, Iowa