June 30, 2018
News & Events
June 22, 2018
As Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, a congregation of women religious recommitted to stand in solidarity with immigrants seeking fullness of life, we are appalled by the recent actions of the Trump administration regarding the treatment of immigrants and asylum-seekers at our southern border and the growing move to charge immigrants with criminal offenses.
June 19, 2018
Heartbreaking reports about the Trump Administration’s policies to separate families arriving at the border and place children in detention facilities are a call to action for all of us. The zero tolerance policy intended to deter migration is inhumane.
June 18, 2018
The Sisters of Mercy of the Americas is pleased to announce that all five U.S. Mercy communities and 37 Mercy ministries and institutions signed onto the Catholic Climate Declaration that was released June 18, the third anniversary of Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’.
June 15, 2018
The Catholic Health Association (CHA) honored Sister Phyllis Hughes, RSM, DrPH, with a 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of her 51-year career in health ministry.
June 08, 2018
Mid-Atlantic Sister Catherine Maguire, RSM, received the Heart of Siloam award on June 4, 2018.
May 24, 2018
The Sisters of Mercy of the Americas announced the winners of the second annual #MakeMercyReal video contest on May 24, 2018.
May 23, 2018