News & Events

December 01, 2015

Sisters of Mercy are preparing to participate as official observers of the COP21 and to join in advocacy efforts with other faith and human rights groups at the talks.

November 24, 2015

On November 28, 2015, seven Sisters of Mercy and the Sisters of Mercy justice team director will join a delegation of women religious and supporters traveling to El Salvador to mark the 35th anniversary of the martyrdom of 4 United States missionaries who were assassinated by the Salvadoran military for their advocacy on behalf of refugees and the poor.

November 17, 2015

The Sisters of Mercy grieve with the people of France, as well as the people of Syria, Iraq, Lebanon, Niger and other countries that are suffering and mourning the loss of so many lives lost just last week.

November 11, 2015

On October 11, Sisters Catherine Manderfield and Jacqueline Nedd professed their perpetual vows as Sisters of Mercy at a ceremony held at Immaculate Conception Chapel in Watchung, New Jersey.

November 06, 2015

The Sisters of Mercy thank President Obama for taking action to reject the building of the Keystone pipeline. 

November 02, 2015

Sister Elizabeth Mary Burns receives award Mercy Medical Foundatin in Sioux City, Iowa.

November 02, 2015

The Rhode Island Catholic features interviews with Sisters Irene Nerney and Mary Reilly.

October 27, 2015

Educators from Mercy secondary and elementary schools gathered October 16-17 in Rochester, New York, for Mercy Secondary Education Conference XXXIV, “Responding to the Call through the Lens of Mercy.”

October 26, 2015

Dr. Jim Withers, founder and medical director of Pittsburgh Mercy's Operation Safety Net, is a finalist for CNN Hero of the Year. Operation Safety Net serves the homeless community in Allegheny County of Pennsylvania.

October 23, 2015

The Sisters of Mercy marked their 10th “Celebration of Mercy” event in Rhode Island with an awards reception followed by the Broadway musical Beautiful: The Life of Carole King