Sisters  of   Mercy
          St. Mary's Centre
Welcome to Our House of Mercy

We wish St. Mary's Convent to be a place for all people

Day Centre
Scheduled Tours
Virtual Tour
Art Gallery
Contact Us


BBC Birmingham Faith

Sisters of Mercy

Mercy Associates

St. Non's Retreat Centre

St. Catharine's Mercy Centre

Mercy International Centre

Birmingham Heritage Forum


The Sisters of Mercy at St Mary's Convent Handsworth
the last foundation of our Foundress Venerable Catherine McAuley,
invite you to retreats and days of prayer.
Events 2014

Theme: The Cross and the Crown led by Sr. Kathleen Gooch RSM
Saturday 08th March from 10.00am to 3.30pm

Theme: "Joys and Sorrows Mingled" Reflections for Holy Week by Sr.Philomena Bowers RSM
Friday 04th April evening - Sunday 06th April after lunch

Prayer Day Interfaith Day - Faith and Culture by Sr Helen Ryan RSM
Saturday 10th of May from 10.00am to 3.30pm

Prayer Day Augustinian Spirituality led by Fr. Bernard O'Connor OSA
Saturday 14th of June from 10.00am to 3.30pm

Gathering of Past Pupils
Wednesday 18th of June from 11.00am to 3.00pm (limit 30)

Mercy Journey in Birmingham - Retreat with Catherine McAuley
Sunday evening 22nd of June - Saturday afternoon 28th June

Catherine McAuley and the Eucharistic by Sr. Aelred Timmins RSM
Saturday 20th of September from 10.00am to 3.30pm

Service of Bereavement
Sunday 02nd of November from 02.30pm to 3.30pm

Service for the Loss of a Child
Sunday 23th of November from 2.30pm to 3.30pm

Advent Retreat led by Bishop Brian Noble
Thursday evening 27th of November - Sunday evening 30th of November

Advent Retreat Day by St. Mary's Team
Saturday 13th of December from 10.00am to 3.30pm

Facilities available on request
Private and Directed Retreats
Spiritual Accompaniment
Parish Retreats
Days of Prayer

Please ring in advance to book for all events.
Teachers, pastoral workers, local groups and partnerships,
hold their meetings here, as they enjoy the peace and quiet of the house.

To date we have welcomed:
School Staff Groups
School Children's Groups
Neighbourhood Forum Meetings
Faith Group Meetings
St. Chad's Deanery Meetings
Comhaltas Meetings
Mercy Associates
Community Organizers Training
Mary's Convent is not responsible for the content of external  internet sites.
 Home                                                                               Terms of Use                                                       Privacy & Cookies Policy
Also Visit:
     Virtual Tour