Tag Archives: Mother Demetrias

“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

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“It’s amazing what a congregation of women can do!”

In celebration of the 125th anniversary of the founding of the Mission Helpers of the Sacred Heart –Excerpts from a homily given by Bishop Denis J. Madden on October 10, 2014, at a Mass marking the beginning of the Community’s … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Birthday of Mary Frances Cunningham (Mother Demetrias)

“For the love of God, let me go…”                                                                               –Mary Frances  Cunningham, Founder                                                                                  Mission Helpers of the Sacred Heart                                                                                  1859-1940 Born on October 8, 1859, Mary Frances Cunningham grew up … Continue reading

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We Go Where God Calls Us…

Habits of the Heart A recent front-page article in the Towson Times put the spotlight on the Mission Helpers, whose home, since the 1920s, has been in the heart of Towson, but little known to most of its neighbors. The … Continue reading

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