In mid-August 2017, the International School of the Sacred Heart in Tokyo, Japan, hosted the first ever Asia Pacific Sacred Heart Educators’ Conference.
Regular updates from the New Provincials Meeting in Joigny will be posted for now in the original language in which they are written.
Eight new provincials will have a meeting with the Central Teamat the Centre Sophie Barat in Joigny on September 17-27.
Here are five photos of recent "significant moments" in the life of our communities, provinces, or regions in different parts of the world.
"My retreat at the heart of our land surely was “a new frontier” for me. I returned with a much deeper understanding of the huge chasm that lies between our western way of viewing the world and that of “the oldest living culture” on the planet."
- Rita Carroll rscj
The Professed of Temporary Vows (PTVs) of the ASIANZ Region are gathered in Manila, Philippines on the 1st to the 10th of August 2017. Here are some photos of this ongoing event.
Last year two of our teachers at Stuartholme School in Queensland (Australia), Alex Cashin and Graham Woodward, were able to travel to Alice Springs to attend a conference on Indigenous Spirituality. They came home with a painting for the school.
Georgia Patchett, a Year 12 student from Stuartholme School in Brisbane, Australia, shares about her experience of teaching English in a few schools in Cambodia.
The Sacred Heart School Heads of Asia and Australia-New Zealand came together in Seoul, Korea on 29 September to 2 October for a conference on Peace Education.
As we mourn the loss of our Sister Philomene Tiernan RSCJ, we join the world in praying for peace and for the dawning of the light of grace that would dispel the darkness of evil.