News & Events

July 24, 2015

The Mid-Atlantic Community recently hosted a gathering of the Philadelphia chapter of Interfaith Power & Light, which centered on Pope Francis's Encyclical on climate change.

July 23, 2015

Sister Taryn Stark professed her perpetual vows as a Sister of Mercy on July 11, 2015 at Mercy Chapel in Burlingame, California.

July 22, 2015

A weekend celebration included a service project, tours, dinner and a Mass celebrated by the Most Reverend Michael O. Jackels, Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Dubuque.

July 20, 2015

New Sculpture by Sister Marie Henderson Unveiled

July 10, 2015

In keeping with our Catholic Social Teaching regarding the human dignity of every life, the Sisters of Mercy oppose and work to abolish the death penalty in the United States.

July 01, 2015

Under her leadership, Holy Name Housing has built or renovated nearly 700 homes in the North Omaha neighborhood.

June 19, 2015

Four Mid-Atlantic Community sisters are recognized for their contributions in education. 

June 18, 2015

We are pleased to read in Pope Francis' encyclical, "Laudato Si'", how he clearly connects concern for people who are poor with care for creation, which is central to us as Mercy. 

June 18, 2015

The Sisters of Mercy join with people across the country in extending our deepest sympathy and prayers for the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, after the June 17 killing of nine church members during a prayer meeting.

June 16, 2015

On June 11, Sister Kathleen Erickson shared on Capitol Hill what she witnessed and experienced as the interim chaplain at South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas—the largest family detention facility in the country.