Sadly, we must announce the Mercy Spirituality Centre is closing permanently at the end of this week (31 July 2020). 

We have been informed by our Board that: 
“It is with great sadness that the Board of Te Ngakau Waiora Mercy Centre Ltd announces the closure of Te Ngakau Waiora Mercy Spirituality Centre at Epsom, Auckland. The Centre has operated with the generous support of Nga Whaea Atawhai o Aotearoa Sisters of Mercy New Zealand for more than 30 years.”

Please note: Our advertised programmes will continue until Friday, 31 July 2020 (See below).

Sr Rita and Sr Cathryn will continue to live in residence.
Their email address is:

We thank you for your support over many years.


INTERFAITH: Feeling a Divine Presence in the light of different faiths -  at Mercy Spirituality Centre

Members of the Auckland Interfaith Council
Wednesday 29 July, 7-9pm


Bookings essential, email: to register.


These regular events will continue until end of 2020:

Christian Meditation in Chapel 
7.30 pm Mondays
1.30 - 2.15pm Thursdays  
starting again on 15 June

Centering Prayer  

Third Tuesday of the Month  *Note: Change in day and time*

7pm in the Chapel
starting again on 14 July

104 The Drive, Epsom

2020 Programmes:

For Dreamwork courses planned ONSITE in 2020
see or email
Contact Margaret Bowater for more information or to express your interest.

For online courses replacing some of our planned events for 2020 see
Contact Beate Matthies for more information:
or phone 022 354 6281 


Te Ngakau Waiora Mercy Spirituality Centre is a work of Nga Whaea Atawhai Sisters of Mercy Aotearoa New Zealand.

Te Ngakau Waiora Mercy Spirituality Centre
104 The Drive, Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand
00 64 (0) 9 638 6238