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Begin the process of revising the Constitutions and Directory

20 Mar, 2019

Begin the process of revising the Constitutions and Directory

16 March, begin the process of revising the Constitutions and Directory, a very meaningful task for the entire Congregation in this sexennium. “These Constitutions shall serve as a compass and guide” TO ALL THE SISTERS IN THE CONGREGATION Dearest sisters, 16 March is approaching, the day on which  we shall celebrate the 111th anniversary of the final approval of our Constitutions. It was with great joy and consolation that our Founding Father informed the Congregation about their approval, inviting the sisters to “give thanks to...

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Boundless hospitality

14 Dic, 2018

Boundless hospitality

Did you know that the Hospitaller Mission that our Institution carries out in Vietnam was created and is growing thanks to the Sisters Hospitallers’ boundless dedication? Discover how this area of activity is developing in the Delegation of Vietnam. My name is Pham Thi Kim Lien. I was born on 10 September 1994 and since that year, I have been living in a Sisters Hospitallers’ centre in Vietnam, my country. Since their arrival in 1987, the mission that the sisters carry out in Vietnam has been mainly focused on caring for orphaned...

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The new Council of the English Province

19 Nov, 2018

The new Council of the English Province

Sister María Lourdes Sanz has been elected Provincial Superior for the next six years. Until now, she was the local Superior at St Francis Xavier Hospital in Ghana. The new Provincial Council will also be formed by Sister Tomasa de la Torre, elected Vicar Provincial and 1st Provincial Councillor and Sister Encarnación Aguayo, 2nd Provincial Councillor. Our hearty congratulations to all of them and a huge thank you to our former Council: Sr Begoña Pérez, Sr Isabel Cantón and Sr María Josefa Hernández. We wish them strength and serenity...

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Solidarity

16 Nov, 2018

Solidarity

Did you know that for over seven years our Institution has been developing a solidarity project to empower, rehabilitate and reintegrate homeless and mentally ill women in India? Discover how this project is developing in the Delegation of the Philippines. My name is Chaya and I am one of the 37 women who currently lives in the Benedict Menni Psychosocial Rehabilitation Centre in Trivandrum, the capital of the state of Kerala located in the south of India. Previously, I lived at the Menni Family Home centre, also in Trivandrum and a Sisters...

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Lay Hospitallers

24 Oct, 2018

Lay Hospitallers

Did you know that some people close to our Institution, through their commitment grounded in faith and accepting their calling as laypeople in the Church, want to live the Hospitaller charism… … spirituality and mission the same way our founders did? Discover how this movement is developing in the Latin American Province. My name is Angélica Flores, Sister Hospitaller of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Currently, I am Second Provincial Councillor of the Latin American Province. For many years, I have felt that God is calling me to...

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Hospitaller Mission Week

9 Oct, 2018

Hospitaller Mission Week

15-21 October 2018. Every year, on Pentecost Sunday, the Pope sends us his message for the WDP: “Together with young people, let us bring the Gospel to all” Dear Co-workers,Volunteers, Sisters and Brothers: Every year, on Pentecost Sunday, the Pope sends us his message for the WDP. In his message, he reminds us of some of the fundamentals which underpin the mission, and summarises his most important insights regarding the theme for the Day (some of which have already been developed in greater detail in other, more official, texts published...

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Hospitaller Identity Training

26 Sep, 2018

Hospitaller Identity Training

Did you know that a key challenge of our Institution is ensuring that all of us who are involved in the Hospitaller Mission offer comprehensive care through our Identity? Discover how this area is developing in the Spanish Province. My name is Alejandro Florit. I am currently the director of Institutional Identity in the Sisters Hospitallers’ Province of Spain. I have worked at the Institution since 1995. Throughout these years, I have held different management positions. I have been the coordinator of the Retiro Psychosocial Rehabilitation...

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Youth Vocation Ministry

24 Jul, 2018

Youth Vocation Ministry

Did you know that the Hospitaller vocation is an answer to God’s call to follow Jesus and continue his charitable action in the church and world for people who are ill and in need?  Discover how this area is developing in the Province of France. My name is Gabrielle Lion, Sister Hospitaller of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (junior sister). I am currently a pastoral theology student and I collaborate with the Youth Vocation Ministry area in Paris. In the Province of France, 63 young people and sisters are currently in the initial training...

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General Council

28 Jun, 2018

General Council

The day of the elections of the General Council has started with a prayer to the Spirit, prepared by our sisters in Vietnam. The voting has taken place in the early afternoon, and the following sisters have been elected:   1ª General Counsellor and Vicar. María Esther Berruete Lanz She was born in Navarra (Spain). She holds a degree in Social Work and a Master Degree in Bioethics. She has carried out her hospitaller work in various centres in the former Province of Palencia as a social worker, local Superior, manager and Provincial...

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Anabela Carneiro has been reelected as General Superior

27 Jun, 2018

Anabela Carneiro has been reelected as General Superior

Anabela Moreira G. Carneiro has been reelected as General Superior of the Congregation of the Sisters Hospitallers of the Sacred Heart of Jesus.   On 26th of June 2018, the Assembly formed by 35 Hospitaller Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus representing the Congregation and gathered in Rocca di Pappa (Italy) to celebrate the XXI General Chapter, reelected Sister ANABELA MOREIRA G. CARNEIRO as General Superior for the period 2018-2024. Sister Anabela was born in Amorim (Portugal), on 31st May 1964 and entered the Congregation of the...

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