Weekly News: April 29, 2019

Living the call of presence
Br. Brian
May 1, the feast of St. Joseph the Worker, is International Religious Brothers Day. To commemorate it, we profiled one of our own Dehonian brothers, Br. Brian Tompkins, SCJ, on the province website. Originally from the Canadian Region, Br. Brian, 62, has been a member of the US Province for several years. […]


Living the call of presence

May 1, the feast of St. Joseph the Worker, is International Religious Brothers Day. To commemorate it, we share the following profile of one of our own Dehonian brothers: Br. Brian Tompkins, SCJ. Originally from the Canadian Region, Br. Brian, 62, has been a member of the US Province for several years. He lives and […]


Happy Easter!

“It is important that the world is able to see the face of Jesus at this moment in time. For it is the Lord, risen from the dead, who desires to be present to this broken and bruised world through you. Your Christian life gives witness that Christ is alive and at work in our […]


Weekly News: April 15, 2019

The Resurrection
Father, in your plan of love,
You raised your Son, Jesus,
And established him as Lord,
The heart of humanity
And the hope of salvation
To all who listen to his voice.
Like Mary Magdalene,
Searching the garden of the empty tomb,
We wish to recognize the voice of the Risen One
Who calls our names
And sends us forth as gospel witnesses.
By offering […]


Sr. Norma Pimentel featured Dehon Lecture speaker

Sr. Norma
“We are restoring humanity,” is how Sr. Norma Pimentel, MJ, describes the work that she and others do at the Humanitarian Respite Center in McAllen, Texas.
Executive director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley, Sr. Norma was the main speaker at the Dehon Lecture at Sacred Heart Seminary and School of Theology on […]


Weekly News: April 8, 2019

Congratulations Fr. Steve!
Last week Fr. Stephen Huffstetter, SCJ, former provincial superior of the US Province, was named vicar general of the Priests of the Sacred Heart.
Fr. Steve
“I am honored and proud that an SCJ from the US Province is serving the congregation in such a capacity,” said Fr. Ed Kilianski, SCJ, during last week’s Provincial […]


Expanded program for growing needs in the Church

In response to the need to clearly define nationally-recognized programs for language learners, Sacred Heart Seminary and School of Theology has introduced Language and Leadership for Intercultural Ministry. Housed under this umbrella program are English and Culture Studies (ECS – formerly English as a Second Language), Accent Modification, and Hispanic Studies.
Kelly Kornacki, ESL director, talks […]


Weekly News: April 1, 2019

Stations of the Cross

Our novices and postulants are pictured at the top of the page after completing the stations of the cross on Friday. Fr. Andrzej Sudol, SCJ, postulant director, is on the far right. The novices include Kodjovi “Hubert” Liassidji, John Huan Nguyen and Angel Romero. Postulatants: Thien Nguyen (VIE), Thuan Nguyen (VIE), Hung […]