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The Mercy World

We are part of an International Congregation of Vowed Mercy Women committed, in the spirit of  Venerable Catherine McAuley, to …

https://www.sistersofmercyunion.org.uk/our-story/the-mercy-world/

Stechford Community Garden 2021

The Bumble Bee According to the law of aerodynamics, a Bumble Bee cannot fly. The size, shape and weight of …

https://www.sistersofmercyunion.org.uk/stechford-community-garden-2021/

Gardening in the City 2021

The Convent Garden    When it rains in Africa it is called a blessing. This year we have had our …

https://www.sistersofmercyunion.org.uk/gardening-in-the-city-2021/

Mercy Beginnings in Great Britain

Catherine McAuley opened the first Convent of Mercy in England at Bermondsey, London in 1839. “The six travellers leave dear Ireland …

https://www.sistersofmercyunion.org.uk/our-history/mercy-beginnings-in-great-britain/

Addo News

We are now in Level four Lockdown once again as the Delta variant and the third wave of Covid 19 …

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St Mary’s Convent

St Mary’s Convent was founded by Venerable Catherine McAuley on 19 August 1841 in response to the request of the …

https://www.sistersofmercyunion.org.uk/our-history/st-marys-convent/

Fifth Avenue Sisters were Congratulated on their Garden 2021

Sisters Margarita and Angela were delighted to receive this card from the Queen’s Park Community Council  commending us on our …

https://www.sistersofmercyunion.org.uk/fifth-avenue-sisters-were-congratulated-on-their-garden-2021/

Church & Society in Great Britain

Catholic faith was kept alive in these lands during the Reformation period by the courage and loyalty of the Catholic …

https://www.sistersofmercyunion.org.uk/our-history/church-society-in-great-britain/

Spread of Mercy Convents

Following Catherine’s death, other foundations followed rapidly; some direct from Baggot Street, others from Convents throughout Ireland. Quite soon these …

https://www.sistersofmercyunion.org.uk/our-history/spread-of-mercy-convents/