Now that we are well into the Year of Consecrated Life and have journeyed together as Sisters of Mercy through the Lenten process of thought and prayer and ritual, we have no doubt, emerged refreshed into the Summer.
On 27th May 2015 a group of us met in the Provincial House in Clogher. We came from Tulllamore, Cootehill, Castleblaney, Augher , Clogher, Belfast, Donegal and Derry.
The beatification of Sister Irene Stefani “Nyaatha” in Nyeri County – Kenya on the 23rd May 2015. How love and compassion of Sr. Irene Stephanie a simple Italian girl who came to Kenya aged 24 set her on road to sainthood.
Hildegard is an ever fresh voice in our spiritual search. She had a profound role in shaping Christianity.
Response to the release of the encyclical on the environment-If we ever needed a mandate to work for ecological justice the recently published papal encyclical Laudato Si— common home—surely ranks very highly.