News & Events

Mercy Participating in Women's March in Washington, D.C.

January 16, 2017

Sisters, Associates and friends of the Sisters of Mercy will be participating in the Women’s March in Washington, D.C., on January 21 as an expression of the congregation’s commitment “to act in solidarity with women seeking fullness of life and equality.”

MLK Calls Us to Build A More Just and Open Society

January 10, 2017

As we celebrate the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. this month, the Sisters of Mercy call attention to the wound of racism that afflicts all of us.

Mid-Atlantic Sister Featured on Consumerism Webinar

December 23, 2016

Sister Katie Mindling, RSM, presented "The Invitation of Laudato Si: Consumerism from a Spiritual Angle" as one of three panelists on a webinar hosted by the Global Catholic Climate Movement on Christmas, Consumerism and Laudato Si.

2017 World Day of Peace Message from Pope

December 16, 2016

The Sisters of Mercy express gratitude to Pope Francis for his 2017 New Year’s World Day of Peace message which echoes our own ongoing commitment to deepen and assimilate more consciously the practice of nonviolence.

Meet Harmony, Hope and Healing

December 16, 2016

This is another in a series of articles about the ministries that were awarded grants in 2016 through the Mercy Ministry Grants program.

Year of Mercy Ending is Marked with Festivities, Prayer and Song

December 07, 2016

The Sisters of Mercy hosted a special gathering at their Cumberland, RI, headquarters to mark the end of the Year of Mercy.

Sisters mark 70 years on Guam

December 07, 2016

Sister Cabrini Taitano discusses the Sisters 70th anniversary on Guam in a two-part radio interview.


Grant allows program expansion

December 07, 2016

Mercy’s Healthcare Workforce Inclusion Model will expand to six hospitals in Missouri, Arkansas and Oklahoma.

Sister Professes First Vows in Rochester, New York

November 29, 2016

On November 16, Sister Rita Lewis professed before sisters, friends and family her first vows as a Sister of Mercy. The ceremony took place at Mercy Center Chapel in Rochester, New York.

End of Life Care As A Rewarding Work of Mercy

November 29, 2016

Sisters of Mercy care for others as hospice chaplains.