On February 24, 2021 at 4:00 pm CET (Rome time), at a virtual event sponsored by UISG, Orbis Books and the Society of the Sacred Heart, Maria Cimperman, RSCJ will present her book, Religious Life for our World: Creating Communities of Hope.
Pope Francis added 4 new Ordinary Academicians to the Pontifical Academy for Life on Friday, including our own Margarita Bofarull RSCJ.
This creative collaboration features a five-minute music video of a song composed and sung by the Caritas Sisters of Jesus and edited by Yuka Arita RSCJ. The video is called “Our Common Home”, which is based on the message of Laudato Si’ and calls out for unity in a conflicted world. Yuka supplied the photographs in the video.
A group of students from the Sacred Heart High School for Girls in Taiwan has created a video with Lunar New Year greetings for our Sacred Heart friends.
It’s now been five months since renovations began at the Villa Lante and a number of important preparatory tasks have been accomplished.
A bench, plaque and tree has been placed on the Sacred Heart Sisters’ property in Grand Coteau, Louisiana, by the Society of the Holy Child Jesus, to honor their foundress, the Venerable Cornelia Connelly.
Over the next two years, the Province of Italy and the International Society will undertake a project together to renovate the Villa Lante. The renovated Villa Lante will continue to provide a space for formation and expand its possibilities so that it can be an added support for the mission of the Society internationally.
The sixteenth-century Villa Lante in Trastevere is one of the Society’s most historically significant buildings. For nearly two centuries, it has been a place where the Sacred Heart sisters have retraced Madeleine Sophie’s footsteps. Learn more about its design and history here.
Watch a video presentation of Christmas greetings from RSCJ around the world.
The Taiwan Mission in KOC Province celebrated its 60th anniversary with a Mass to honor the feast day of St. Madeleine Sophie and an animated movie telling the story of the community’s foundation.