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Friday, Dec. 3 - Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021 “People, Look East”: Turning Toward the Promise and Prayer of Advent A Weekend Retreat with Claire Rusowicz Learn More
Saturday, December 18, 2021
10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. U.S/EST
A Shelter in the Shadows: Journaling through Fear, Pain, Hope, and Joy in Advent’s Holy Darkness with Debie Thomas Learn More
Tuesday, December 7, 2021
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
You're Invited! Mercy's Holiday Celebration and Art Exhibit Opening Learn More
10:00 A.M - 11:00 A.M.
West Lawn, weather permitting
Tai Chi by the Sea with Dennis McCann Learn More
Wednesday, Jun. 8 - Friday, Jun. 10, 2022 Living into the Presence: An Invitation Into the Great “I Am” with Carmel Boyle Learn More
Friday, Aug. 26 - Sunday, Aug. 28, 2022 Reduced to Joy: The Journey from Our Head to Our Heart with Mark Nepo Learn More
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Mercy by the Sea's beautiful grounds; peaceful ambience; tasty, healthy meals; and variety of meeting rooms - accommodating groups as small as 10 individuals or as large as 100 or more - make the Center the perfect setting for your church, non-profit or organization's meeting.

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The function of prayer is not to establish a routine; it is to establish a relationship to God who is in relationship with us always.. ... [T]he function of prayer is to bring us in touch with ourselves as well.

Joan Chittister, OSB Benedictine sister, author and speaker.

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Ways to GIve

You can support Mercy by the Sea in many different ways. Contributions of time, talent and financial donations are always welcome. Learn how you can help grow our programs and retreats, maintain our beautiful grounds and protect this sacred space.

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Welcome To Mercy By The Sea

Mercy by the Sea believes in the sacred nature of the individual and all of creation.  Our programs, retreats and events encourage individuals to listen into and trust the still inner voice. From that place deep longings, creative imagination and fledgling efforts in service of a greater good can emerge, be nurtured and spread in the world. 

Mercy by the Sea also has meeting rooms and overnight accommodations for groups that wish to gather for team building, inner work or professional development.

Come discover a new way of being.