Sr. Gaudia Skass, OLM

Born and raised in Poland, Sr. Gaudia studied painting at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw before entering the Congregation of the Sisters of Our Lady of Mercy in 2005 and making her perpetual profession of vows in 2014.

For 6 years, Sister ministered to English- and Spanish-speaking pilgrims at the Divine Mercy Shrine in Cracow where she also worked in the Faustinum Association of the Apostles of Divine Mercy. In 2015, she completed her postgraduate studies in journalism. Besides media work, Sr. Gaudia enjoys youth ministry and served for two years on a team coordinating events for WYD Krakow 2016.

Her current assignment is to spread the message of Mercy at the Saint John Paul II National Shrine in Washington, DC.

Sr. Gaudia is a well-known speaker who shares the Message of Mercy on all the continents. Many of her talks are available on YouTube. 

To get to know the Message of Mercy please visit Sister’s Congregation websites: and