News & Events

Grant Named in Honor of Sister

May 08, 2020

The Mercy Foundation in Dallas, Pennsylvania, named an emergency grant in memory of Sister Virginia Hasson, RSM.

Sister Nominated for Award

February 21, 2020

Sister Jean Messaros, RSM, the vice-president of mission integration at Misericordia University, was recently nominated as a finalist for Northeastern Pennsylvania’s Remarkable Woman.

Sister's Service on Anti-Bias Task Force Honored

February 14, 2020

Sister Mary Harvey, RSM, was recently honored with a Leadership and Community Service Award and a Certificate of Appreciation for her work on the Anti-Bias Task Force in Southampton, New York.

Sister Attends State of the Union Address

February 07, 2020

Sister Mary Scullion, RSM, was the guest of Congressman Dwight Evans at the President’s State of the Union address this week.

Celebrate the 2020 Jubilarians

January 31, 2020

Congratulations to all of our sisters in the Mid-Atlantic who will celebrate a jubilee in 2020!

Sister Honored as Outstanding Faith Leader

December 13, 2019

Sister Bernadette Kinniry, RSM, was presented with the Outstanding Faith Leader award by the Center for AIDS Research.

New Biography Features Sister Theresa Kane, RSM

November 22, 2019

To Speak the Truth in Love: A Biography of Theresa Kane, RSM, documents an important period of contemporary Catholic history when Sister Theresa Kane, RSM, and so many other sisters exercised unparalleled leadership in the Catholic Church by speaking truth to power—with love, wisdom, and grace.

Leadership Member Inducted into Hall of Fame

November 01, 2019

Sister Kathleen Keenan, RSM, a member of the Sisters of Mercy, Mid-Atlantic leadership team, was inducted into the Cardinal O’Hara High School Hall of Fame.

Over 450 People Gather in Honor of the Sisters of Mercy

August 09, 2019

On Monday, August 5, 2019, over 450 people gathered at Our Lady Star of the Sea parish in Atlantic City, New Jersey, to say farewell to the Sisters of Mercy and celebrate their legacy of Catholic education.

Mid-Atlantic Sister Honored for Healthcare Initiative

June 07, 2019

Main Line Today recently recognized Mid-Atlantic Sister Mary Elizabeth (Betty) Burke, RSM, parish nurse at Saint Eugene Church in Primos, Pennsylvania, as a key leader and Healthcare Hero for her role in the development of Prevent, an opioid awareness and education program.