The prophet inspires hope....
United States and Canada
Region: Philippine Duchesne Region
On the 21st of November 1800, Madeleine Sophie and her companions had their ceremony of dedication to religious life. More than 200 years later, we ask what does it mean to dedicate oneself to the vowed life? And how may we understand the vows today? Maria Cimperman rscj (USC) offers some reflections.
Twenty RSCJ from twelve countries have met in Sophie’s birth place for a six-week Renewal Programme.
For the feast of Mater Admirabilis (20 October), we gathered some prayers from different parts of the Society.
It is a joy-filled moment for the Society of the Sacred Heart to welcome nine RSCJ as they begin their Probation journey together at the Villa Lante in Rome.
On the 22nd of August 2019 the Society of the Sacred Heart marked its 50th year of presence and mission in the Philippines.
In August 2019, Sheila Smith rscj (USC) was among over 100 volunteers at the closing ceremonies of Walking With Our Sisters. The event was Indigenous-organized and run by the River Women of the Metis Nation in Batoche.
After an 8-day retreat with Marisol Soler rscj (ESP) and the evaluation of the modules, the Renewal Program in Rome closed on the 11th of August 2019.
Between the 29th of July and August 9th, 15 RSCJ from Brazil, Peru, Chile and the United States gathered together in Lima, Peru, along with Nancy Durand (PER), Maria Planas (ARU), Mariela Peña (MEX) and Ana Ramos (CHI) who accompanied the group.