Category Archives: Events & News

Celebrating our Jubilarians – Part II

At our annual congregational meeting in June, Mission Helpers celebrated seven Jubilarians.  Ranging from 25 years through 75 years, collectively these Sisters have dedicated 375 joyful years of service to the people of God.  Last week we profiled four Jubilarians. … Continue reading

Posted in A Woman Inspired, Announcements, Events & News, Past & Present | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Mission Helpers Celebrate Our Jubilarians!

Part 1 of 2 At the annual gathering of the congregation in June, the Mission Helpers of the Sacred Heart celebrated the jubilees of seven Sisters.  Ranging from 25 years through 75 years, collectively these women have devoted 375 years in  joyful service to … Continue reading

Posted in A Woman Inspired, Announcements, Events & News, Past & Present | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

“Our First and Most Important Duty Is Love…

…for without love there can be no service“. –Mother Demetrias, Founder of the Mission Helpers of the Sacred Heart. By Mission Helpers of the Sacred Heart On Sunday, April 23rd, Sr. Elizabeth Langmead, MHSH President, joyfully welcomed approximately 60 people … Continue reading

Posted in Associates & Friends, Events & News, Liturgical Seasons, Mission Helper Center | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

An Advent Gift “From the Heart of God”

“From the Heart of God…” was the theme that captured the attention of nearly 80 people who gathered on Saturday, December 3, 2016, at the Mission Helpers of the Sacred Heart for an Advent Day of Prayer. Mission Helper Sr. Clare Walsh, … Continue reading

Posted in Events & News, Liturgical Seasons, Mission Helper Center | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

More than 5650 Catholic Sisters Urge Presidential Candidates to Engage in Civil Discourse

Mission Helpers join in call to the US presidential candidates to end demeaning rhetoric and use language that preserves the dignity of fellow citizens in the “tireless and demanding pursuit of the common good.”   Read more: Leadership Conference of Women … Continue reading

Posted in A Woman Inspired, Events & News | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pope Francis’ Address to Congress: Entering into Dialogue

  Pope Francis’ address to the joint session of Congress was an historical milestone.  His message, not surprisingly, called on Congress and all Americans to be beacons of light and hope, especially for the poor, the elderly, the immigrant, the … Continue reading

Posted in Events & News, Peace & Justice, Pope Francis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

“…Development that does not leave in its wake a better world and an integrally higher quality of life cannot be considered progress.”

                                                                     –Pope Francis, Encyclical Letter on Ecology,                                                                       “Laudato Si” (Praised Be)  Following is the third and final set of excerpts from Laudato Si, prepared by the Catholic Climate Covenant in Washington, DC, and published on June 18, 2015. … Continue reading

Posted in Events & News, Pope Francis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment