In 1818, Philippine Duchesne and her companions landed in the New World on the feast of the Sacred Heart. In honor of that auspicious moment, the United States-Canada Province begins the celebration of the Bicentennial on this feast!
The Sacred Heart Spiritual Tradition
For the Feast of the Sacred Heart, which we celebrate on the 23rd of June, each member of the Central Team shares a message and a prayer.
In her letter for the Feast of the Sacred Heart to our Sisters and Associates and Partners in mission, Sister Barbara Dawson shares how the gospel of this feast gives each one of us an invitation and a compass.
HAPPY FEAST OF SAINT MADELEINE SOPHIE BARAT!
We offer a quote from Sophie and a video to celebrate the grace of our vocation.
A prayer has been written for the celebration of the Bicentennial of Rose Philippine Duchesne.
As we prepare for the feast of Philippine Duchesne on November 18, these extracts from a letter and conference of Helen McLaughlin rscj (Superior General in the year of Philippine's canonization) invite us to reflect: What is Philippine trying to communicate to us today?
Inspired by the calls from the General Chapter, our 96-year-old Sister Florencia de la Serna (ARU) composed this prayer to Mater Admirabilis.
We celebrate the Feast of the Sacred Heart on June 3, 2016.
Sophie reminds us that: "If we were humble, we would understand the Eucharist, we would understand the Heart of Jesus….."
On November 21, the Society of the Sacred Heart celebrates its 215th anniversary. These excerpts chosen by Juliet Mousseau rscj (USC) from Madeleine's Sophie's conference reminds us of the "excellence, utility, and joy" of our vocation.