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  1. In brief: Sisters of Mercy in Erie welcome 6 associatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Erie Times News

    The Sisters of Mercy in Erie welcomed six new associates during a Mass on June 21. The associates are, front row from left, Linda Johnson, Gladys George and Joanne Haulik and, back row from left, Nordia Brusola, Emma Schaefer and Michelle Wheaton. CONTRIBUTED/ERIE TIMES-NEWS Linda Johnson, Gladys George, Joanne Haulik, Nordia Brusola, Emma Schaefer and Michelle Wheaton made their covenant June 21 and were welcomed during a Mass in the sisters' motherhouse chapel.

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  2. St. Joseph's Hospital celebrates 140th anniversary todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | SavannahNow

    On June 30, 1875, the Sisters of Mercy took over the ramshackle, 12-room building Forest City Marine Hospital at East Broad and Gordon streets. Today, 140 years later and in a technologically advanced 330-bed medical center on Savannah's southside, the St. Joseph's Hospital family is celebrating their 140th anniversary.

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  3. Fight against Alnwick convent closureRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Northumberland Today

    ... is running until Friday, July 3. Closure would end a tradition spanning more than a century, after the Sisters of Mercy arrived in the town in 1890. Opponents have vowed to fight the proposals and St Paul's RC Church parishioner Margaret Givens has ...

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  4. What's next for Marian Court College's oceanfront campus?Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | Business Journal

    ... to Marian board of trustees chair James Burke . The college was founded in 1964 by a group now called the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas Northeast Community, which is part of an international organization of Roman Catholic women. The Sisters of ...

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  5. Petition launched to oppose proposed closure of Northumberland conventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Northumberland Today

    ... have been some brilliant nuns there over the years who have done some brilliant things for the town." The Sisters of Mercy arrived in the town in 1890 at the request of the parish priest to provide education and visit the sick. Fr Robert rented 12 ...

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  6. Small Catholic college in Massachusetts closingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Boston Herald

    ... the summer White House of President Calvin College, which has been used as a classroom building. The Sisters of Mercy founded Marian Court as a two-year secretarial school in 1964. The college awarded its first four-year degrees in criminal justice ...

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  7. Marian Court College to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Lowell Sun

    ... the summer White House of President Calvin College, which has been used as a classroom building. The Sisters of Mercy founded Marian Court as a two-year secretarial school in 1964. The college awarded its first four-year degrees in criminal justice ...

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  8. Berlin's Terri Nunn on Working With Sisters of Mercy and Her B-52s FandomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Denver Westword

    Sunday, June 14th, KOOL 105.1 hosted its annual KOOL Concert . This year, the featured artists were stars of '80s New Wave pop with Tears For Fears, and Berlin.

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  9. Karl O. Petter, Janesville, WIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... son of Rudolph and Marie (Welch) Petter. He moved to America in 1949, at the age of 14 from Germany. The Sisters of Mercy at St. Patrick's Catholic School took him under their wings and helped him become the man he was. Karl graduated from ...

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  10. This Month's Metal RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Where Worlds Collide

    ... one foot in the metal camp and one foot in the gothic rock camp. Their self-titled album has echoes of The Sisters of Mercy as well as more metal sounds, the overall effect recalling mid-period Paradise Lost. Instrumentally it's a great record, with ...

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  11. Tour historic Lauralton Hall June 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Milford Mirror

    ... Henry Augustus Taylor, it was renamed Lauralton Hall in honor of his daughter Laura. Since 1905, when the Sisters of Mercy purchased it from the Taylor family, Lauralton Hall has served as an independent Catholic girls' school, first as a boarding ...

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  12. Angelo K. Tsakopoulos Family Donates Lincoln Acreage to Dignity HealthRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    Dignity Health announced today that it has received a gift of 32.85 acres of vacant land in Lincoln from the Angelo K. and Sofia Tsakopoulos family, a gift valued at more than $10 million. The $10 million charitable donation adds to the Tsakopoulos family's legacy of generously giving to health care priorities supported by Dignity Health and the Sisters of Mercy in the Sacramento region.

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  13. Executive Director, Mercy Home for Children - Harris Rand LuskRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | DFW Catholic

    ... Mercy Home for Children is a separately incorporated 501 (c ) (3) public charity sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, a Catholic Women Religious Congregation. The Sisters of Mercy hold certain reserved authorities including the appointment of the ...

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  14. I Caught My Son Watching Porn. HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... in all black clothes, and pick her up from school one day on a Harley blasting "This Corrosion" by The Sisters of Mercy. That's how you do it. I have a problem making friends naturally, so I buy things for people so they will like me. I have always ...

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  15. How many of these famous faces from the Ely area do you know?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Cambridge Evening News

    ... Colleges. The lads were following in the footsteps of rocker Andrew Eldritch, an original member of The Sisters of Mercy, who was born in the cathedral city. Always recognisable in a colourful waistcost, celebrity auctioneer David Palmer currently ...

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  16. Sisters of Mercy begin in Ireland, segue to Diocese of Sioux CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Globe Catholic Newspaper

    Catherine McAuley, the foundress of the Sisters of Mercy, was born in Ireland, in 1778.

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  17. PopeNQM's Weird-Ass Old Montrose NoiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Houston Press

    When everyone talks about Houston's "sound," the focus is almost exclusively on our contributions to the world of rap. I'm not knocking that or anything.

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  18. Walk for AIDS sets new record for nonprofit House of MercyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Mercy, a nonprofit residence providing a home and nursing care for low-income persons living with AIDS. The Sisters of Mercy founded this AIDS ministry 24 years ago to address the growing AIDS epidemic and need for compassion and care. Walk ...

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  19. 'Abusive' nuns reluctant to meet victimsRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Yahoo!

    Nuns accused of abusing children at a notorious Queensland orphanage refused to meet the victims as adults because they feared not remembering what happened, a national inquiry has heard. Members of The Sisters of Mercy perpetrated a decades-long reign of terror, according to former residents of the Neerkol orphanage, near Rockhampton, involving cruel and humiliating punishments to keep children in line.

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  20. Yolanda Kennedy named St. Joseph's/Candler's McAuley Award winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | SavannahNow

    ... mission and values of the health system. The award is named in honor of Catherine McAuley, who founded The Sisters of Mercy in the hopes of bringing education, healthcare, social justice, and spiritual guidance to those in need. "Things are always ...

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