The Provincialate Offices will be closed December 24 – 27 for Christmas, and December 31 for New Year’s Eve. There will be no Fridge Notes published on December 27. As always, if you have an urgent news item to share, such as a death in the family or other information that needs quick distribution, […]
Fr. Mike Burke leads SCJs through the "Instruments of Hope and Healing" workshop held at the Provincialate Conference Center December 13.
Instruments of Hope and Healing
In 2002, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops adopted the “Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People.” It is often referred to as the “Dallas Charter.” It is […]
“Now, again, we recall the God who became a baby and was born for us all.”
“Dear Brothers and Friends of the Dehonian Family,” starts Fr. José Ornelas Carvalho, SCJ, superior general of the Priests of the Sacred Heart, in his 2010 Christmas message. “In our letter sent on the Feast of the Sacred Heart we […]
Children are eager to get their new school supplies.
Educating the poorest of the poor
It was in the factory town of Saint-Quentin, France, that Fr. Leo John Dehon was first exposed to the plight of the working poor. It awakened him to the fact that the Church needs to do more than offer sacraments, its priests […]
Local communities were asked to have conversations regarding the Mission Statement of the U.S. Province of the Priests of the Sacred Heart. Comments from those reflections have been posted at:
Students are happy to get their new supplies at the start of the school year.
It was in the factory town of Saint-Quentin, France, that Fr. Leo John Dehon was first exposed to the plight of the working poor. It awakened him to the fact that the Church needs to do more than offer sacraments, its […]
The first week of Advent
Welcoming those with disabilities
Christ the King Parish in Southaven, Miss., was recently cited for its easy accessibility for those with mobility concerns. A low-sloped ramp makes the altar area wheelchair and walker-friendly. The church was noted in an article about parishes that reach out to Catholics with disabilities that was published […]
Dn. Greg Schill poses with fellow deacon Clint Landry (SHST seminarian), Dn. Clint's vocation director Fr. Ross Tozzi, Fr. Jan de Jong (SHST president rector), Bishop Donald Kettler, and Fr. Tom Cassidy (US provincial superior)
On Saturday, November 20, Greg Schill, SCJ, was ordained to the diaconate by Bishop Donald Kettler of the Diocese of Fairbanks. […]
Several local communities have already scheduled workshops to fulfill Praesidium’s requirement for three hours of training. As Tom Cassidy announced, all members of the province are expected to attend one of these training sessions.
We will be using a DVD-based program developed by the Jesuits. Each workshop will be facilitated by an SCJ who has been […]
[ November 25, 2010; ] American Thanksgiving: The Provincialate Offices will be closed November 25-26 for the holiday.