Augustinian Sisters of the Mercy of Jesus

Augustinian Sisters of the Mercy of Jesus


Founded, Date/Place 1285, Dieppe, France
Founder The Holy Spirit
Canonical Status Pontifical, 19th July, 1664
Motto Qvi Coronat-Tein Misericordia
Charism Mercy. Harmoniously living in the stability of a monastery, and being of one mind and one heart on the way to God. Our mission is to recognize the face of Jesus in the poor and the sick.
Purpose Praise of God through daily Mass and the divine office. Service of the poor and sick.
Spirituality Contemplative in Action
Ministries/ Apostolate Nursing, teaching Care of the Physically Challenged, Pastoral work Care of PLWHA
Arrival date in Nigeria 2nd October, 1970

Sr. Christiana Akpah OSA
Provincial Superior: Sr. Christiana Akpah OSA

Augustinian Convent Shuwa.
C/o Bishop's House
P. O. Box 58, Maiduguri,
Borno State, Code: 600001

Email: augsrsshuwa@yahoo.com

Private: akpahc@yahoo.com

Mobile: 08053206636 / 08036219148 / 08028810830

Our Apostolate

Special Contribution to the Church in Nigeria:
In North Eastern Nigeria, Maiduguri diocese, we have impacted on the lives of the people especially in the field of Health, when we came in 1970,there was no Health centre within 80kms radius. Our clinic is known for excellence attitude.