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LA 150 - College Success and the Mercy Experience: Sisters of Mercy

This resource guide presents links and information to assist you in meeting the course objectives and learning outcomes of LA 150 - College Success and the Mercy Experiance

College Success and the Mercy Experience

The Sisters of Mercy

Sisters of Mercy - Important Websites

from Sr. Catherine McAuley

"The tender mercy of God has given us one another."

"Let us take one day only in hands at a time.  Resolve to do good today and better tomorrow."

"We must strive to do ordinary things extraordinarily well."

Sister Catherine Mcauley, Foundress of the Sisters of Mercy

 

Mercy Global Action at the United Nations

The Mercy Global Action (MGA) office at the United Nations has created a new video about the work of the MGA at the United Nations.

Click here to watch the video.

https://youtu.be/dO7ASfaGiFI

 

Mercy Global Action

To coincide with World Environment Day (5 June), Mercy Global Action has produced a leaflet on SDG Goal #13, 'Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts'. The leaflet can be downloaded here (2pps; PDF).

List of Books in the MAC Library about the Sisters of Mercy

History of the Sisters of Mercy in Pittsburgh (2:33 minutes)

There are numerous other videos about the Sisters of Mercy on YouTube.  Search for "Sisters of Mercy Catholic Order."  (A search for "Sisters of Mercy" will return hits mostly on the English gothic rock band, formed in 1980, in Leeds.)

Sustainable Development Goals

Mercy Global Action has identified 8 of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (Goals 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 13,16) as most relevant to the mission of the Sisters of Mercy. Further leaflets will be released through Mercy enews over coming months.

Cross of the Sisters of Mercy, from a devotional print, ca. 1920
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