. . . urged by the compassion of Christ and responsive to the anguish of peoples and planet, we are called to help shape communities of gentleness, justice and peace that witness to the healing, liberating and empowering love of God.
SSHJM Mission Statement
Living out of the Gospel and guided by the principles of Catholic Social Teaching, the Sisters of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary, respond to the anguish of peoples and planet and witness to the healing liberating and empowering love of God.
Our Mission Statement and our Founder's axiom - There are two things that matter in life, Jesus Christ and the Poor, impel us to work in solidarity with the poor and oppressed. We focus on the JPIC priorities of:
you are wasting your time
but if you have come because
your liberation is bound up with mine
then let us work together
~ Human Trafficking and Migration
~ Social and Economic Justice
~ Care of Creation
~ Peace and Reconciliation