200th Anniversary of SSCJ – Sisters of the Sacred Heart

SSCJ LogoThe Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus will begin a Year of Jubilee to mark the 200th Anniversary of their founding in France 1816-2016. The theme of the Jubilee Year is: “A Heart Open to the World”.

Called to witness the tenderness and compassion of the Heart of Christ, our international and intercultural Religious Institute has its Motherhouse in France. Today, there are approximately 485 Sisters “embodying the mercy of Christ in the world” in France, Great Britain, Canada, USA, Mexico, Cameroon, Madagascar, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, and Nigeria. Mount Sacred Heart School in San Antonio, Texas is a sponsored ministry of the Sisters of the Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Various celebrations will mark this Jubilee Year.

For more information please call the Sisters’ Administration Office (210) 344-7203.

Jubilee Year Opening Mass – April 24, 2016 – 4:00 p.m.

Immaculate Conception Memorial Chapel

Oblate School of Theology

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