Mercy Core Values
Core values are the essense and approach to living in the spirit of Mercy. The following attitudes and behaviors are the soul of the life and learning at Our Lady of Mercy.
HOSPITALITY is a warm and generous welcoming of all. We will cultivate an atmosphere of non-violence, belonging and reverence.
COMPASSIONATE SERVICE is living out the Gospel imperative to care for those in need. We will seek to understand the needs of others and respond with Christ-like mercy.
JUSTICE-MAKING is removing barriers that prohibit people from flourishing. We will strive to open our hearts and minds as we work with others to transform unjust systems.
CONCERN FOR WOMEN AND WOMEN'S ISSUES is recognizing the inherent dignity and God-given equality of all human life. We will work to promoate a just treatment of women in all aspects of church and society.
GLOBAL VISION is seeing the world from God's perspective. We will promote an equitable global community through careful stewardship of human, economic, and natural resources.