St Madeleine Sophie was born on 12th December 1779 - so we wish her a happy 238th birthday and give thanks for the gift of her life, given in love.
We wish everyone a blessed Advent. May it be a time of expectant waiting, hope-filled anticipation and joyful preparation for the coming of the Word made flesh into our midst.
IT'S 175 YEARS
since the Society of the Sacred Heart began in this country, on 8th December 1842. Read more...
RIP RACHEL STANDISH RSCJ
Just after mdnight on 7th December God called Rachel to the fullness of life, Rachel was ninety-three, and had been in the Society since 1953. A fuller obituary will follow.
NEW ON THE SITE!
Lorna describes how she lives her commitment to care of creation via community gardening
A YEAR WITH PHILIPPINE
On November 18th, feast of St Philippine Duchesne, the international Sacred Heart family began a year of prayer, engagement and conversation. Find out more here...