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"In silence and quiet, the devout soul becomes familiar with God." - Catherine McAuley
Knowles Mercy Spirituality Center is a ministry of the West Midwest Community that is comprised of nearly 700 SIsters, more than 500 Mercy Associates, and four Companions in Mercy who live the charism of Founder Catherine McAuley. In the spirit of their founder they live lives of contemplation and service through ministries in a variey of areas including: health care, education, pastoral care, parish ministry and housing. The West Midwest Community central administrative center is located in Omaha, Nebraska. Click on Mercy to learn more.
Participate in a Small Group Experience
You are inivted to "Gather in Grace" with other women for faith discussions and prayer twice a month on Wednesdays from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Conversation will center around articles and excerpts from various works by notable spiritual writers. The writings will serve as the catalyst for conversation; God's Grace will serve as the inspiration and guidance for the sharing of questions, comments, insights, and prayer. Facilitated by Carolyn Jaworski and Marisa Gilbert. Fee: Free Will Offering. Materials and books will be recommended for purchase by participants. Call 402.359.4288 to register for this exciting new small group at Knowles Mercy Center.
Days of Reflection for Your Group
Give your staff/work team the gift of time and space to reflect on personal and professional values. Engage in planning and team building in a peaceful and serene environment. Knowles Mercy Center offers the perfect setting and surroundings to retreat and recreate together, away from the hecticness of your professional environment. To assist you in your staff/work team retreat, the Center offers our conference room, chapel, and dining area wth food service options. Please call the Center at 402.359.4288 and our staff would be glad to reserve for your group a day or overnight retreat experience.