We have an End: The glory of the Heart of Jesus.A Mission: To Discover and make known the Love of His Heart.A spirituality: to be United and conformed to the Heart of Jesus. A Service in the Church and in the world of today: Transformative Education with a Preferential Love for the poor.

News events

Welcome speech by Sr. Rita Pinto

Your Eminence, Cardinal Oswald Gracias, Reverend Fathers, Sisters, Family members of RSCJ and Friends… Once more, a very warm welcome to all present, especially to those of you who have just joined us here…Read more


Call to worship by Sr. Rita Pinto

Your Eminence, Cardinal Oswald Gracias, Reverend Fathers, Sisters, Family members of RSCJ and Friends … in the name of the Sisters of the Indian Province of the Society of the Sacred Heart, a very warm welcome to this Eucharistic Celebration.Read more


Closing of Platinum Jubilee celebration by Janina Gomes

Cardinal Ozzie to the RSCJ: 75 Years of Rich History- Now look to the Future. It was a mass concelebrated with 8 priests, with Cardinal Ozzie, Archbishop of Bombay, as main celebrant. It was the closing celebration of the Platinum Jubilee Year of the RSCJ. Cardinal Ozzie exhorted them to build the future, bringing to their work the same depth of quality which they had maintained in the past, along with gentle expansion- not frenzied growth.Read more


International Women’s Day in Torpa

On the 19th March we celebrated International Women’s day in Torpa. About 2200 women from Rania and Torpa block participated in this event (many of them along with their small children). The theme for the program was “Agricultural livelihood in connection with migration and human trafficking”…


Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace – Rome

Dear Friends

For the first time the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace and Fidel Gotze organization in collaboration celebrated International Women’s Day on 8th March in the heart of the Vatican city. … Read more


Opening of Prerana

PRERANA – Inaugural 6th March 2014, ‘12 Noon – When the Angelus Toll’.

Seated in the Shamania on the grounds of ‘Prerana’, interacting with guests and waiting for Bishop Thomas Dabre to arrive, I found myself reflecting on the words of Sophie: “the more we learn the more we realize we do not know”… Read more


Platinum Jubilee Eucharistic Celebration 9 June 2013

Platinum Jubilee of the Indian Province of the Society of the Sacred Heart Inaugurated with Concelebrated Mass.

It would be difficult to capture the ambience of the concelebrated mass, that inaugurated the Platinum Jubilee celebrations of the Indian Province of the Society of the Sacred Heart, at Sophia College Chapel on June 9th morning, the feast of the Sacred Heart. The chapel was bedecked with colourful flowers and lamps…Read more


Sharing on the Golden Jubliee of First Vows of Livi Rodrigues at Pragnalay, Pune

BEING BLESSED THROUGH 50 YEARS, YOU HAVE BECOME IN TURN A BLESSING

This caption on the Pragnyalay community board was also in the hearts of the small group of 50 who gathered on April 6th, 2013, to celebrate with Sr. Livi Rodrigues the golden jubilee of her first Profession in the Society of the Sacred Heart. (We were mainly RSCJ, the Governing Body & Core Workgroup of TDSS, a niece/nephew representing the family, a couple of close lay friends and our community helpers.)… Read more

Who we are..?

We are a small, diverse and inclusive group, welcoming in our midst a variety of socio-cultural backgrounds, ages and temperaments. Primarily an educational congregation, our earliest ventures were in the field of education

Sophia College for Women in Mumbai was our first foundation in 1941, and remains the institution with which we are most often associated. The College has continued to grow in the years since then, and while some sisters continue to work there, a number have moved on into other areas of service. Today, the range includes Schools, Colleges& Nursery Schools.