On Saturday, September 15, Gunnedah Sisters of Mercy will host a thanksgiving service and farewell to their McAuley Aged Care Facility where for 31 years they have provided residential care for frail, aged women.
In anticipation of the Feast of Our Lady of Mercy, "Mercy Matters" is pleased to publish the following reflection written by Caroline Ryan rsmrsm for the Institute's former newsletter "Tracking" in late 2005.
OSMercy, a small group of young people concerned for social justice in local and international communities, is raising money to help the Mercy community in the Philippines build a hospital. Support their film fundraising event. Find out more.
Alexis Wright, one of Australia's finest Aboriginal writers and winner of the 2007 Miles Franklin Literary Award for her novel "Carpentaria", will be guest speaker at Mercy Endeavour Australia's annual fundraising event in September.
Oomera Edwards, an Ainwan-Gamilaroi-Darnginjung woman and operator of "Murrawan: Connecting to Country" will present four talks on Aboriginal spirituality in Sydney on August 25, September 8, September 29 and October 13. All are welcome to attend.