General Interest

From a Vision to Reality

December 5, 2016 Emmanuel College Warrnambool celebrated 25 years of the Emmanuel name on 18 November with the official opening and blessing of the Emmanuel Centre. The largest building project in the College’s 144-year history, the 9.5 million dollar Centre received no government funding.   Like the Sisters of Mercy who arrived in 1872 with

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Mercy-ing to Continue

December 5, 2016   Although the Year of Mercy has drawn to a close, a new Mercy-ing App has been developed for 2017 to enable people to continue with daily inspiration and reflection to support the movement of contemplation and action in the everyday.   The original App, prepared for the Year of Mercy is

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Mercy School Wins Biodiversity Award

  8 December 2017   Congratulations to Damascus College Ballarat who were awarded the ‘Biodiversity Secondary School of the Year’ at the Victorian Government’s ResourceSmart Schools Awards in Melbourne on Friday 11th November. This ResourceSmart program helps schools take action on climate change and incorporate sustainable activities into school curriculum.   The College received the

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ANIMATING YOUR LIFE

From time to time it is good to reflect on our “˜vocation’ in the world. John Rochester, ISMAPNG Communications Manager, shares some considerations of this.

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NEW DEVELOPMENTS FOR RAHAMIM

Recently, two stories transpired that together paint a picture of the work being done at the Rahamim Ecology centre and the exciting potential of this ministry – the addition of a new Sustainability Educator and the production of a historical documentary.

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CELEBRATING VOLUNTEERING

During National Volunteers Week (9-15 May) Mercy Health recognised the dedication and hard work of many people connected with the organisation.

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