Holy Child Students Live Out the Jubilee Year of Mercy

21 September 2016 Students of Holy Child College, S.W. Ikoyi Lagos recently embarked on visits to the Nigerian Prisons service in Ikoyi Lagos and also cleaned the Church of the Assumption in Falomo as practical ways of carrying out the work of mercy in this Jubilee year of mercy. Click on the thumbnails below to […]

Sisters in Leadership Get Fond Send-Off in Nigeria

16 September 2016 By Sr. Ann Schulte, SHCJ The instructions on the paper read “The two sisters will move forward to the Altar, the rest of the sisters will stand and stretch their hands over them”.  We had gathered in the Chapel at Keffi Street, with representatives from the 5 communities in Lagos, Nigeria (Keffi […]

SHCJ Celebrates 70 Years in Ghana, Sr. Evelyn’s Profession of Vows

7 September 2016 By Sr. Stephanie Ugwu, SHCJ The SHCJ came to Africa in 1930, and by 1946 we began the foundation in Ghana. We started work in Cape Coast then spread to Takoradi, Bolgatanga, Accra and Walembelle. We have opened communities in Goaso, Brong Ahafo Region of Ghana. That seed sown 70 years ago […]

Photos: African Province Assembly

6 September 2016 For some days in August, Holy Child Sisters traveled from all parts of Nigeria, Ghana, Tchad, all rejoicing to see each other and to find their places in Keffi Street, Obalende convent and the new school hall. [vimeo id=”181666330″]