St Joseph’s School seeks to live out the following Mercy Values which underpin all that takes place at the school:
Mercy is defined as empathy or love that manifests itself in action that is practical and thoughtful, warm and open, respectful and enabling. The value of mercy is inextricably linked to compassion, justice, dignity, excellence, hospitality, stewardship.
The tender mercy of God has given us one another …. Catherine McAuley
Mercy… not only bestows benefits but receives and pardons again and again …. Catherine McAuley
Rejoice with those who rejoice, and weep with those who weep.