News & Articles

  • Celebration in Thanksgiving for the life of Mother Winefride Tyrrell
    29 November 2016
    On the 29th of November 2016, in Chigwell Convent, we celebrated the life of Mother Winefride Tyrrell one hundred years after her death. She was the Co-founder of the Sisters of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary and the first Superior General from 1903 to 1908. more ...
  • Feast St. Margaret Mary 2016
    16 October 2016
    When St Margaret Mary entered the Visitation of Paray-le-Monial in 1671 she entered into a world where the image of the heart was woven into the fabric of daily life. Saints Francis de Sales and Jeanne de Chantal spoke on almost every page of their letters and writings of living in and from the heart; more ...
  • Foundation of Federation Day 2016
    4 July 2016
    This is indeed a special year for us as a Congregation and as Federation as we celebrate 150 years since our Foundation. Father Victor Braun made it very clear that we, as a Congregation, were to “belong entirely to the Sacred Heart” and if we ever forgot that, we would have no reason to exist. more ...
  • Feast of the Sacred Heart 2016
    3 June 2016
    Inter-relatedness began about 14 billion years ago when the universe was dreamed into being. Certain experts, with a lamentable lack of poetic feeling, call this event “The Big Bang," but "The Flaring Forth" seems a happier and more appropriate term for the Creator's handiwork of a universe studded with countless billions of stars. more ...
  • Fr. Victor Braun 2016
    18 May 2016
    The Spirituality, Charism and Mission of Fr. Victor Braun arrived in Cebu, Philippines in May 2000, 16 years ago. We give thanks to God for the pioneering Sisters whose great love of Jesus and the Poor brought them here. more ...
  • Sacred Heart sisters mark 150th anniversary at Clare Priory
    1 April 2015
    Religious sisters from across the world visited Clare Priory in Suffolk on March 11 to celebrate the founding of their original Congregation in Paris 150 years ago and to explore ways of working more closely together, following decades of separation. more ...