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A year of grace, despite the shadow of Omicron

New Years begin full of promise. So, it must have seemed to Catherine McAuley 190 years ago, as she prepared for the first reception ceremony at her House of Mercy in Baggot Street, when eight women entered the newly
formed Congregation on January 23. No one could have foreseen how that year of 1832 would unfold.

Te Puna Atawhai January 2022