Thanks to Juliet Mousseau rscj (USC), our correspondent at the Spirituality Forum in St. Louis, we will be receiving some updates.
Our Sisters and mission in Uganda and Kenya have been featured in "Sisterhood," a seven-part documentary series produced by Salt + Light in collaboration with Loyola University in New Orleans, through the generous support of The Hilton Foundation.
On Sunday, 22nd of January 2017, with joy and gratitude the Society of the Sacred Heart celebrated the PERPETUAL PROFESSION of eleven RSCJ.
Twelve RSCJ, who are preparing for their final commitment, received the name and devise that will accompany them as they live their vocation into the future.
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.
More than 5000 young religious participated in the 2015 World Meeting of Consecrated Women and Men. As Josephine Mbayira rscj (UGK), one of the 16 young RSCJ who joined this celebration, commented: “Religious life is not dying!”
Here is a slideshow of photos taken by Margaret Phelan rscj and Ana María Uribe rscj during the ceremony of Final Profession at the Villa Lante in Rome.
Thirteen Religious of the Sacred Heart received the name and devise which reflect their experience during their period of preparation for perpetual profession and which will accompany them individually and as a group as they live our vocation into the future.