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175th anniversary celebrations in Dublin

The Institute of the Sisters of Mercy of Australia will be represented at a Eucharist in Dublin this Saturday (May 13, 2006) to celebrate the life of Catherine McAuley and 175 years since the founding of the Sisters of Mercy.

Sisters Nerida Tinkler (President), Caroline Ryan (Vice-President) and Karon Donnellon (Councillor) will be attending along with a world-wide representation of Leadership Teams from every Mercy Congregation, Mercy associates, friends, colleagues, co-workers, former students, residents and patients.

During their time in Ireland, Nerida, Caroline and Karon will also be participating in the Mercy International Association Leadership Teams’ Conference. The main theme of this gathering will be “Internationality and Interculturality”.