News & Events

March 20, 2015

Sister Rosemary Jeffries, RSM, the president of Georgian Court University in Lakewood, NJ, was feted on St. Patrick's Day in honor of her presidency and legacy to the school. 

March 18, 2015

Sister Mary Ellen, former executive director of the St. Frances Cabrini Clinic, received an award for her vision and dedication to those most in need of healthcare.

March 16, 2015

Sister Mary Ann Walsh, RSM was awarded the St. Francis de Sales Award March 13 in Albany, New York. The award honors lifetime achievement and is the highest recognition of the Catholic Press Association.

March 16, 2015

The Sisters of Mercy in Erie celebrated National Catholic Sisters Week on March 8 with an open house at the Motherhouse.

March 06, 2015

John Allen, a long-time Vatican observer, focused on the radical leadership of Pope Francis.

March 01, 2015

On August 9, 2014, Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, was shot to death by Darren Wilson, a white police officer, in Ferguson, Missouri. A grand jury ruled not to indict Wilson on November 24.

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.