How We Serve

Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation

The presence of the Incarnate Word shines out from the heart of all Creation. - Pierre Teilhard de Chardin As Sisters of the Holy Child Jesus, whose charism is Incarnational, “we commit ourselves to explore ever more deeply and in diverse w...

Ministries

Philomena Grimley from the European Province provides service at a food pantry in Preston. Cornelia Connelly’s motto for her community, “Actions Not Words,” captures her understanding that living the Gospel is the best way of preaching it. F...

Peace, Justice and Care of Creation

Rev. Aniedi Okure and SHCJ Sister Catherine Callaghan rally in Washington, DC to demand the return of hundreds of young women kidnapped from their school in Chibok, Nigeria. The Sisters of the Holy Child Jesus have committed ourselves and the...

European Province

  A flourishing humanity on a thriving planet rich in species in an evolving Universe, all together filled with the glory of God: such is the theological vision we are being called to at this critical time of Earth's distress. Making this...

Education

Students at the Priory School Edgbaston in Birmingham Cornelia Connelly wanted the schools she founded to be happy places and believed that the students ‘would always succeed the better for being happy’. She developed an educational system bas...

Cherwell Centre

Cherwell Centre is a ministry of the Society of the Holy Child Jesus – European Province. Located in historic Oxford, it provides an ideal space for personal days of quiet reflection as well as for larger groups needing space for conferences and/or w...

Ministries We Support

Participants in CAFOD's Step into the Gap programme. Alongside the many ministries which members of the European province engage in individually and through community, there are four works to which we offer some financial support: STEP INTO...

Apley Grange

APLEY GRANGE Residential & Nursing Home When finally we lay down our lives in love …   SHCJ Constitutions #77 Europe’s population is an aging one, as we know, and issues of care for the elderly and infirm are constantly in the media...