"The outward sign will fade on my forehead; the thought that it expresses must remain engraved in my memory"
– Fr. Leo John Dehon
More than just traditions
Adoration and First Friday devotions are more than just prayer traditions for the Priests of the Sacred Heart, they are among the essential elements of Dehonian Spirituality in practice.Read More
Congratulations Deacon Paul!
“Despite our unworthiness, if God calls us, he will take care of us. Take courage and cooperate with his grace, respond to his invitation.” The quote is Deacon Paul Phong Hoang, SCJ, who was ordained at Sacred Heart Monastery / Seminary and School of Theology on Dec. 9.Read More
Celebrating collaboration and commitment in SD
“This is holy ground. There is a Dehonian spirit here that has been present for over 100 years. No one leaves here without feeling that spirit.” The quote is from Mike Tyrell, president of St. Joseph’s Indian School, as he welcomed SCJs and coworkers to South Dakota, the birthplace of the US Province, for this year’s Mission Education gathering.Read More
Celebrating where it all began!
The last of the three Centennial celebrations for the US Province of the Priests of the Sacred Heart (Dehonians) was held on July 30 in the place where it all began: Lower Brule, SD. It was there in 1923 that Fr. Mathias Fohrman, an SCJ priest from the German Province, first celebrated Mass at St. Mary’s parish. Dozens of SCJs from around the world joined parishioners for the celebration.
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