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  1. Swift Retribution: Nightingale strike first as early 'Best of 2015' contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Retribution is the first album in seven years from Sweden's Nightingale , yet time has not slowed down this AOR/prog rock juggernaut one bit, for the band's new record is already making early waves for this writer as the first essential album of 2015. Granted, Retribution may have been released in mid-November, but we're calling it a 2015 album, anyway, due to the traditionally scant record release schedule during the holidays.

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  2. Orders paid sixth of bill for children's home abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Independent.ie

    ... Brothers, has promised to transfer properties worth 127m and 30m in cash but has so far paid 10m. The Sisters of Mercy have contributed 24.94m of the 127m in additional cash and property contributions that it pledged in 2009, including 20m in cash. ...

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  3. Jaffrey / Peterborough: - Would you have a cup of tea with me?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    At age 17, Joan "Joni" O'Donnell joined the Sisters of Mercy convent in Manchester, but something wasn't quite right. It was a feeling she'd continue to experience even after leaving for a short time and returning to her vows for another 13 years.

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  4. Swift Retribution: Nightingale strike first as early 'Best of 2015' contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Retribution is the first album in seven years from Sweden's Nightingale , yet time has not slowed down this AOR/prog rock juggernaut one bit, for the band's new record is already making early waves for this writer as the first essential album of 2015. Granted, Retribution may have been released in mid-November, but we're calling it a 2015 album, anyway, due to the traditionally scant record release schedule during the holidays.

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  5. Why We Must Condemn Politics of Fear in Favor of Welcoming RefugeesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Common Dreams

    ... way to work together as a team, accomplish great things and inspire a community, a state and a nation. The Sisters of Mercy, who just celebrated their 150th anniversary in Maine last year, have long helped refugees in Maine and have joined the call ...

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  6. Tubal Litigation: The ACLU's War on ConscienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | American Thinker

    ... with her husband and doesn't want more. Citing Catholic health doctrine, the hospital, which is run by the Sisters of Mercy, declined the request. The ACLU claims that Chamorro has a right to have her tubes tied at Mercy, even though she could have ...

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  7. A new year of mercy for self and othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | Jamaica Observer

    ... cause. Indeed, you will render yourself unable to serve any cause properly if you take on too many. The Sisters of Mercy, who taught us at Alpha Prep and Academy, were keen on us memorising the works of mercy in which we may find ideas for our ...

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  8. The Mess a " Holding on to a Lifeless LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | LEO Weekly

    I woke up the other morning thinking about a song by Shakespeare's Sister, a mid-'80s band with a flair for the dramatic and more than a little gothic panache. It seems that was a premonition, as I found myself drawn to the neo-goth punk of The Mess the next day, a local act who combine Joy Division at their darkest with Bauhaus or Sisters of Mercy.

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  9. 9 incredible untold stories from the Leeds music sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    A new documentary film series tackling some of the great untold stories of the Leeds music scene is upon us. The City Talking: Music In Leeds, Vol 1 , made in partnership with the BBC, applies the storytelling sensibilities of The City Talking newspaper to a thirty-five-year period when music made Leeds a city where you didn't want to miss a note, a beat, a synth stab or a chord.

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  10. Sisters nun too happyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Townsville Bulletin

    The Sisters of Mercy the Strand have to leave their convent at St Patrick's on The Strand because its not safe, but Townsville council wants to heritage list it. Sister Regina O'Riordan with her bags packed and ready to go.

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  11. Concerns over low conviction rate of clerics accused of abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... Legion of Christ from 1975 in respect of four member of the order. The other two orders examined were the Sisters of Mercy and the Oblates of Mary Immaculate. The Sisters of Mercy is one of the biggest religious congregations in Ireland and 31 ...

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  12. No convictions over 53 allegations of church abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | RTE.ie

    ... focused on the handling of allegations since 1975, but some of the cases stretched back as far as 1941. The Sisters of Mercy was criticised by the Ryan Commission for overuse of corporal punishment and neglect in residential institutions while "some ...

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  13. No criminal convictions in 53 allegations made against 44 members of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... in no criminal convictions. The focus of the three in-depth audits were the Legionnaires of Christ, the Sisters of Mercy and the Oblates of Mary Immaculate. Another 17 orders and congregations which have limited ministry with children and have not ...

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  14. Veterans, the needy, shut-ins and homeless have lots of friends on ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... needy are also getting some help from another direction in addition to the established soup kitchens. The Sisters of Mercy convent on County Street becomes a kitchen to provide Thanksgiving dinners to the needy identified by the sisters in their ...

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  15. Dissertation uncovers impact of sister's careRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Globe Catholic Newspaper

    ... for my master's thesis at Briar Cliff University, I uncovered little written about the impact of the Sisters of Mercy on health care," she said. "The Sisters of Mercy felt called by God to a life of service, which was central to their charism. The ...

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  16. Mercy Foundation to honor Sr. Elizabeth Mary BurnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Globe Catholic Newspaper

    ... continued in that role until 1973. In 1973, Sister Elizabeth became the director of Health Services for the Sisters of Mercy, Province of Detroit. In this role she was responsible for coordinating community-staffed health care facilities, and ...

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  17. Nuns in building battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Townsville Bulletin

    ... and the second would determine if the building's poor condition could reduce its cultural value. The Sisters of Mercy claims the building should be knocked down because it contains asbestos and has been deemed structurally unsound by engineers. ...

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  18. Historical society gets items from El Dorado hospital's pastRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... In 1927, he assumed an additional $68,000 to $70,000 in debts and the hospital was turned over to the Sisters of Mercy, a Catholic order of nuns. The new wing of the hospital, directly adjacent to and attached to the older building, was completed in ...

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  19. More than 100 Catholic nuns to be honoured for service to WintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | ABC News

    More than 100 Catholic nuns who have served in the outback Queensland town of Winton over the past 100 years will be acknowledged in a special tribute this weekend. The Sisters of Mercy have served the people of Winton since the order was established in 1906, but the last two finished their work in the town earlier this year.

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  20. Children's hospital land at Mater is returnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | Independent.ie

    The site, near the Mater Hospital in Dublin's north inner city, was originally earmarked as the location for the national children's hospital - but it failed to get planning permission The Sisters of Mercy have taken back the two-hectare site donated to the State for the new national children's hospital, it was confirmed yesterday. The site, near the Mater Hospital in Dublin's north inner city, was originally earmarked as the location for the national children's hospital - but it failed to get planning permission.

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