Recent News

  • News in Photos: Renewal Program in Rome I

    Seventeen RSCJ from 11 countries and three RSCJ-members of the Ongoing Formation Commission are now in Rome for a renewal program that will run from 2nd July to 11th August 2019. Each week we will post some photos of their shared experience.

  • The Pan-Amazon Synod

    The Pan-Amazon Synod "revolves around life: the life of the Amazon territory and its peoples, the life of the Church, the life of the planet." Here are some resources to help us accompany this Pan-Amazon Synod with prayer and interest.


    A "letter from Sophie" to educators

    At the closing ceremony at Colegio Santa Magdalena Sofía in Valdefierro – Zaragoza, the educators received a "letter from Sophie," a rewarding surprise at year’s end, which is always a very demanding time. We now share this "letter" with all Sacred Heart educators in different parts of the world.

  • UN-NGO Update: 2019 High Level Political Forum (HLPF)

    A delegation of seven is representing the Society of the Sacred Heart at the 2019 United Nations High Level Political Forum. Follow our delegates through the accounts that they will send us each day.

  • Care for Our Common Home

    The UN-NGO and International JPIC Service are happy to announce the new collaboration between the Continental Popular Education Network and our UN-NGO Representative, with the support of our international JPIC Coordinator.

  • Meetings in Rome (May & June 2019)

    The months of May and June were a time of dynamic activity for the Central Team, some international commissions, and the different groups that gathered in Rome (directors of novices, new provincials, European provincial teams).

  • Feast of the Sacred Heart 2019

    The letter for the feast of the Sacred Heart this year includes a gift and a challenge as you receive the enclosed document, "Being Artisans of Hope in Our Blessed and Broken World."

  • JPIC: Being Artisans of Hope in Our Blessed and Broken World

    "Trusting in the Creator Spirit that continues transforming the world, our commitment to JPIC impels us toward Being Artisans of Hope in our Blessed and Broken World in the contexts where we live and serve."

  • The Christian Forum for Reconciliation in Northeast Asia

    The sixth annual Christian Forum for Reconciliation in Northeast Asia was held on 27th May – 1st June in Jeju Island, South Korea. Four RSCJ from the KOC Province and Japan participated in this forum.

  • New Life Emerging with Courage and Confidence

    The public handover ritual of our educational mission in the three Sacred Heart Schools in Australia to the Board of Sophia Education Ministries was held within the celebration of the Eucharist in the chapel of Kincoppal-Rose Bay (Sydney) on 5 May 2019.

  • 4th Anniversary of Laudato Si'

    The following is the Message of the Prefect of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development, His Eminence Cardinal Peter Kodwo Appiah Turkson, to the scientific community on the occasion of the fourth anniversary of Pope Francis’ Encyclical Laudato si’

  • Complete writings of Rose Philippine Duchesne

    The complete writings of Rose Philippine Duchesne, published in French in 2017, have now been published in English by the Society of the Sacred Heart.

  • May 25 - Feast of Madeleine Sophie Barat

    Today we remember with prayer and gratitude the woman whose "yes" began our shared journey as RSCJ.

  • Easter 2019

    2019 Easter Message

    Superior General Barbara Dawson sends us Easter greetings from Upper Egypt.

  • Easter Triduum 2019

    For this year's Easter Triduum, we offer a reflection guide inspired by some of the writings of Concha Camacho rscj, who served the Society of the Sacred Heart as Superior General in 1970-1982.

The times in which we live call for fervor, fidelity and generosity.
The heart's best security is to trust in God alone.
St. Madeleine Sophie Barat


"We are convinced that our lives, given in love, are the strongest expression of our spirituality. (General Chapter 2000)

Let us share, through prayer and reflection, through our different expressions and cultures, how we live this spirituality today.


“The pierced Heart of Jesus opens our being to the depths of God and to the anguish of humankind.”  (Constitutions #8)