- NEWS & PUBLICATIONS
- DEHONIAN SPIRITUALITY
- ABOUT US
The Priests of the Sacred Heart (SCJs) is a Catholic religious community of brothers and priests devoted to the Heart of Jesus. As our Mission Statement says, “We are called to be, especially among the poor, prophets of love and servants of reconciliation.” Whether you seek to examine your vocation, learn about our ministries, explore Catholic issues or support our work, we invite you to join us in walking with God’s people.
Last council meeting of the current administration; prayer requests; a new member of the Canadian Region; plane tickets for volunteer hours; St. Joe’s staffer reflects on ministry; Fr. Steve heads to Rome; province history comes to life for SCJ student in Ste. Marie; ESL summer session in final weeks.
In conjunction with Ste. Marie’s annual “Cork and Pork” festival, the Ste. Marie Foundation opened “Amazing Grace: 1837 to Now,” a historical look at the role of churches in the small Illinois town. Fr. Wayne Jenkins, province archivist, helped to develop one of the displays. Fr. Wayne, along with Frater Justin Krenke, Fr. Patrick Gutib and Fr. Joseph Butlig, traveled to Ste. Marie for the July 25 opening.
Fr. Wayne Jenkins, province archivist, went to Ste. Marie, Il., the weekend of July 25 to attend the Ste. Marie Foundation’s opening of “Amazing Grace: 1837 – Now.” While there he was invited by the foundation to celebrate Mass at St. Mary of the Assumption Church. It was the same church that he professed his first vows in 1967. This was Fr. Wayne’s first time celebrating Mass in the church. Click here to read his homily.
SHSM’s Gift in Kind program connects donated household items with people in need; Election Assembly updates; new general treasurer named; updates; prayer requests; August birthdays; SHSST offers unique class on sign language class and deaf culture.
A Q&A with Fr. Stephen Huffstetter, updates and prayer requests; Bethsaida expedition from SHSST home from the Holy Land; fire at former SCJ mission church in Texas; Laudato Si’ resources; Dehonian Spirituality news; Deacon on Lower Brule-Crow Creek pastoral team speaks a Sioux Falls anniversary celebration.