This Congregation was founded in Switzerland in the year 1856 by Fr. Theodosius Florentini OFM Cap. And Mother Maria Theresa Scherer. The members of this Congregation work in almost all the Continents- America (North & South), Africa, Europe and Asia
Prabhat Tara School, Muzaffarpur is a Catholic Minority school founded and managed by the members of the International Catholic Women Religious Congregation known as Sisters of Mercy of the Holy cross.