mutual support and work undertaken by all,
each religious, each community,
has a role and shares the responsibility
of our mission in the Church,
for the glory of the Heart of Jesus."
RSCJ Constitutions # 16
“Having to maintain and secure the empty buildings and grounds had been costly,” said Sheila Hammond, RSCJ, provincial leader of the United States-Canada Province. “Sisters at Oakwood, a retirement center in Atherton, Calif., have prayed each day at their liturgy for the sale of Kenwood. Many of these sisters have fond memories of Kenwood, having entered the Society through the novitiate, lived there or taught at Kenwood,”
A gathering in the Kenwood chapel of approximately 40 people, including sisters, associates, alumni, former chaplains and staff, and those who have worked on the sale of the property was held on August 22 to share memories.