Congregation of Sacred Hearts launch new website


St Damien of Molokai

St Damien of Molokai

The Congregation of the Sacred Hearts (SS.CC) has launched a new website for its Ireland-England province.  One of the most well-known members of the order was St Damien, the leper-priest of Molokai.

The Congregation which was started in Poitier, in France in 1800 has both a male a female founder: Fr Pierre Coudrin and  Henriette Aymer de la Chevalrie,  who met at the height of the French Revolution when the Church was suffering severe persecution. To read their story, the history of the order they began, and much more, see:  www.sacred-hearts.net 
 



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