Kaye Spencer at Sweethearts of the West blog: Sisters of Mercy #californiahistory #sistersofmercy #sweetheartsofthewest

Several summers ago, I traveled to Sacramento, California to attend a college graduation. During the few days I was there, I worked in a bit of historical wandering about town. One of the places I visited was the capitol building.

Not far from the front door and just off to the left in the shade (as you’re facing the front doors) is a commemorative area for the Sisters of Mercy (Catholic religious order, not the Rock ‘n’ Roll band of the same name). The Sisters of Mercy was a lay order of Catholic women with its beginnings in Ireland of 1831…

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Until next time,

Kaye Spencer