Ways We Minister

We Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus place ourselves in the service of the Church and of the people of God. By virtue of our consecration, we are sent in mission. The power and creativity of our missionary zeal flow from the living out of the charism of profound love for God and for others as envisioned by Mother Clelia. Today our apostolates in the five provinces throughout the world include:

Educational Ministry

Sr. Luisa works with a student
  • administration and teaching on the preschool, elementary, secondary, and university levels and in programs for the developmentally disabled
  • religious education of children, youth, and adults

Pastoral & Diocesan Ministry

  • parish pastoral associates
  • youth ministry and vocation promotion
  • diocesan offices and commissions

Health Ministry

Sr. Maria Lourdes checks Sr. Rose Marie's blood pressure
  • care for the sick in hospitals, clinics, and at home
  • pastoral ministry of the sick and their families
  • health and nutrition education
  • nurse training programs

Social Services and Human Resource Services

Sr. Doretta & Sr. Shawn packing for New Orleans trip
  • rest homes for the elderly
  • infant care centers
  • homes for unwed mothers
  • boarding homes for working women and students
  • legal and social assistance for the poor and marginalized
  • home care for the elderly and infirm
  • care of the sick and elderly sisters
  • service to priests and seminarians


Sr. Mary in Taiwan
  • participation in the evangelizing activity of the Church