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Photo of hyacinth with quote from Janet Erskine Stuart "Then and there, standing by the side of a bed of blue hyacithns - the word of God came to me and I saw it all".
Janet Erskine Stuart

Janet Erskine Stuart was the Superior General of the Society of the Sacred Heart from 1911 to 1914.  She was the first Superior General to

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Detail of icon of St Philippine Duchesne, cropped tightly around eyes.
St Rose Philippine Duchesne

St Rose Philippine Duchesne established the first house of the Society of the Sacred Heart outside of France, and she is the second saint of

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Statue of St Madeleine Sophie Barat
St Madeleine Sophie Barat

St Madeleine Sophie Barat founded the Society of the Sacred Heart in France in 1800.  Following her family’s custom, we call her Sophie. Sophie dreamed

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