On Saturday 8 December, Marvis Mazhunga made her first profession in the chapel of St Teresa's Convent. Marvis’s parents, sister, brother, nieces and friends journeyed from Zimbabwe to be with Marvis and the Mercy Sisters on this great occasion.
Sr Christine Jacob manages the Mercy Clinic in the Winterveldt. Hope for Life, a project of the Clinic, dispenses Anti Retro Virals (ARVs) to more than 1,600 patients: helping patients to live more productive lives.
With the spate of increasing violence and abuse against women and children in South Africa, McAuley House Mercy School has launched the Kwanele Kwanele campaign. Athol Fugard, the well known South African playwright said, “We are not a happy country.”
Sometimes the news we hear is rather sad and depressing, especially in South Africa at the moment. However, Sr Immaculata Devine recentlyreceived a heart-warming letter of gratitude from a former colleague in the Mercy Winterveldt Adult Education Centre.
Liesl Kyle, newly appointed Iona Primary School Head of Department, shares her experience of the Mercy Schools' SMT workshop. The theme of the day was: Nelson Mandela - The Champion Within.