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.
We are redeveloping the “Prayer” section of the website so that it is more directly based in the Dehonian charism and SCJ spirituality. Much of what will be posted is being developed by David Schimmel, province director of Dehonian Associates. This is the opening post in the section. More reflections will be shared in the [...]
A prayer for Ash Wednesday
On this day, we enter into a season that focuses attention on our human weakness, and the destructive consequences of personal and systemic sin. Taken seriously, Lent is a challenging time. It requires honesty, humility, and a firm resolve to break unhealthy patterns in order to continue growing into the image [...]
Students from Sacred Heart School take top honors at math competition; updates from the new JPR director, Fr. Tom Cassidy shares his latest blog post from India; province financial consultant named to general chapter preparation committee; news from South Dakota; prayer requests, and updates on SCJs and alumni
Former SCJ community house now a care residence for undocumented children, prayer notices, Lux Lecture on the common roots of Christianity and Judaism, Fat Tuesday pizza in India, March birthday, vocation program on March 1.
Akta Lakota Museum gets high ratings from travel blogger, Sacred Heart Southern Missions a winner after charity event, Fr. Quang Nguyen joins the vocation team, warm temps a nice birthday gift for Fr. Frank Clancy, Fr. Mark Mastin to receive Bronze Star, Fr. Tom Cassidy’s blog from India