This is an historic moment: Associates will gather across the province for the first time to discover the essence of who we are and to grow in our appreciation of our place within the Society of the Sacred Heart.
- Goal I
We will deepen our understanding and appreciation of our unique vocational call as Associates.
- Goal II
We will deepen our understanding and appreciation of our unique vocational call within the Society of the Sacred Heart.
- Goal III
We will reflect upon and dialogue about what inspires us to live as Associates connected with one another though the Society of the Sacred Heart.
Schedule: Each day will include time of shared contemplation and prayer, dialogue in the large group and in small groups, and plenty of space in between. The times listed include an extended break for eating or retreating
We are counting on the full presence of each Associate and RSCJ Co-coordinator during the days of the gathering. To confirm your presence, please indicate your commitment for each day in the registration below.
July 6 and 7: Associates and RSCJ Co-Coordinators
- 12:00pm EDT - 6:30pm EDT
July 10 and 11: Associates and RSCJ who have attended the previous days of meetings will jointly explore the overlapping and distinct elements of their respective vocations
- July 10: RSCJ + Associates
11:00am EDT - 2:00pm EDT and 3:00pm EDT - 4:00pm EDT
- Followed By: Vow Ceremony of Ruth Cunnings to be held at Shrine of Philippine Duchesne, St. Charles, MO and available for livestream viewing for all those registered
- July 11: RSCJ + Associates
11:00am EDT - 2:00pm EDT and 3:30pm EDT - 6:30pm EDT
- Concludes with the ritual of transfer of leadership and closing blessing