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Election of new leader

Today the delegates of the First Chapter of the new Institute of Sisters of Mercy of Australia and Papua New Guinea have elected Sister Berneice Loch, former leader of the former congregation of the Sisters of Mercy, Rockhampton to be our leader.

We rejoice in this most significant development in the life of the new institute and pledge our prayerful support and loyalty to Berneice.

( l-r) Berneice Loch rsm leader of the new Institute with Nerida Tinkler rsm past leader of the Institute of Sisters of Mercy of Australia.