On September 8, 2016, the General Council welcomed twelve RSCJ to Rome and formally opened their time of preparation for final commitment as Religious of the Sacred Heart.
The Province of Central Europe (CEU) organised a YOUTH PILGRIMAGE on the 19th to the 25th of July, leading to the World Youth Days on the 25th to the 31st of July in Krakow, Poland.
On July 21-26, 2016, RSCJs and young people came together in Tarnów, Poland for “The Witnesses of Love,” the International Sacred Heart Youth Meeting before the World Youth Day.
Centre Sophie Barat launches its new website and invites us to take a virtual trip to Joigny.....
With this final post, we end the coverage of the 2016 General Chapter.
We have just finished Week 4 of General Chapter 2016. Week 3 ended quietly, but here are two posts that can help us remember where we were at that point.
"Witnesses of Love," the five-day International Sacred Heart Youth Meeting in Tarnów, Poland, ended on the 25th of July.
“Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy” (Mt 5:7). With this theme, the Krakow 2016 WYD forms part of the Holy Year of Mercy and so becomes a Youth Jubilee at world level. (from the message of Pope Francis for WYD2016)