Mercy Day September 24th, 2018


Today we honour Mercy Day and this year we are delighted to be joining with our neighbours, St Joseph's SS to celebrate with a Mass in the Church of the Holy Rosary at 12 pm.

Mercy Day remembers the opening of the first 'House of Mercy' on this date in 1827 on Baggot Street in Dublin.

You can read more about Catherine Mc Auley, a lady who dedicated her life to the poor, sick and the educationally disadvantaged, in some of the links below. Her ethos, vision and mission continue to inspire many people in their work in 2018.

20 Facts about Catherine Mc Auley here.

Read more about the Sisters of Mercy in Ireland here.

There are some videos about the life of Catherine Mc Auley here and here

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