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Registration is NOW Open for the Journey of Hope on April 28th from 7 – 8 pm

Our Journey of Hope 2021 is going VIRTUAL this year! This event promises to be an inspiring, fun-filled, and friend-filled experience! Join us to celebrate the 95th Anniversary of The Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus ministering here in the United States. Date: Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at 7:00 pmLocation: VIRTUAL – Please visit our EVENT page. Ticket Price is FREE! Register for the Journey of Hope 2021 For more information and answers to any questions regarding The Journey of Hope Event, please contact Toni Romano.

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In Memory of Sr. Cecilia Tong

Sister Cecilia Tong, a member of the Handmaid community for more than fifty years, passed away on January 21, 2021 at Saint Joseph’s Manor in Huntingdon Valley, PA.  Born in Vietnam, Sister Cecilia’s journey to becoming a Handmaid was based on great faith, and as she once descibed, “miraculous”.  That miracle came in 1954, at a time when there were many bombings from the far north of Vietnam to her family’s village. Almost every night, carrying mats, blankets, and food, Sr. Cecilia’s family sought to escape the terror of the bombings and traveled through the dark to stay at the…

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LCWR Condemns Killing of George Floyd

The Leadership Conference of Women Religious strongly condemns the police-killing of another black man on the streets of our nation. Our hearts are breaking as we mourn with the family and friends of George Floyd and with all who have lost loved ones to law enforcement violence, all who live in fear, all whose dignity is threatened. The continued killing of black men and women; the constant harassment of people of color; and the denial of the rights and dignity of our African American neighbors must end now. Racism is America’s original sin. It is a virus every bit as…

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