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Women of faith : the Chicago Sisters of Mercy and the evolution of a religious community

Author: Mary Beth Fraser Connolly
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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When the Sisters of Mercy lost their foundress Sister Catherine McAuley in 1841, stories of Mother Catherine passed from one generation of sisters to the next. McAuley's Rule and Constitutions along with her spiritual writings and correspondence communicated the Mercys' founding charism. Each generation of Sisters of Mercy who succeeded her took these words and her spirit with them as they established new  Read more...
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Connolly, Mary Beth Fraser.
Women of faith.
New York : Fordham University Press, 2014
(DLC) 2013043874
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Beth Fraser Connolly
ISBN: 9780823254750 0823254755 9780823254767 0823254763 9780823261604 0823261603
OCLC Number: 872122425
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Part I. "Charity embraces those who abound" : the spirit of mercy comes to America, 1846-1929 --
part II. "This mutual love and union." From amalgamation to a post-Vatican II world : 1929-1980s --
part III. New life, new paths, same spirit : carrying mercy into the twenty-first century, 1980s-2008.
Responsibility: Mary Beth Fraser Connolly.

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Connolly examines the history of the Chicago Sisters of Mercy, from its establishment in 1846, expansion in Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin, and development in the twentieth century and into the first  Read more...

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A capacity for generosity and zeal underlay the modest appearance of the young Sisters of Mercy who, from humble Irish origins, quietly created a safety net for the poor in nineteenth-century urban Read more...

 
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