News & Events

November 24, 2014

Two dozen Mercy Sisters, Associates, co-workers, volunteers and friends gathered in Columbus, Georgia, November 21-23 for the annual protest of the military training facility formerly known as the School of the Americas (SOA).

November 21, 2014

The Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, who have been advocating for comprehensive immigration reform for years, are grateful that President Obama has taken executive action on immigration policy to protect undocumented parents from deportation.

November 05, 2014

Karen Schneider, RSM, a member of the Mid-Atlantic Community, a physician and an assistant professor of pediatric emergency medicine at John Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD, was recently featured in the media.

November 01, 2014

These almost quaint words of John Muir foreshadow the growing understanding of interconnectedness in this century. The world has changed at a phenomenal rate since Muir fell in love with nature and worked on its behalf. Today science and theology affirm his understanding that everything is hitched to everything else, but in ways that are increasingly complex and even alarming.

October 28, 2014

Salvadoran Congresswoman speaks about violence against women in El Salvador

October 27, 2014

Sisters of Mercy in Omaha began their 150th anniversary year with a joyful Mass celebrated by Archbishop George J. Lucas at Saint Cecilia Cathedral on Sunday, Oct 26.

October 22, 2014

Eleven new Mercy Associates made their covenants at the Mercy Chapel in Farmington Hills, MI, on Oct. 10.  

October 22, 2014

Sister Joan Serda and Mercy Associate Cecelia Smaha, both from Macon, Georgia, were among 13 “Champions of Change” honored on October 20 by the White House at a ceremony in Washington.