May the month of St.Madeleine Sophie Barat

Born 12 December 1779 in Joigny, Burgundy, France
Died on 25 May 1865 (aged 85) in Paris, France
Beatified 24 May 1908 by Pope Pius X
Canonized 24 May 1925 by Pope Pius XI
Feast Day 25 May

Be humble, be simple, and bring joy to others.

AMASC Project 2014-2018

  • In 1999 the RSCJ took over the administration of Villa Jardin
    The old building had been neglected and in need of repairs
    The number of students has doubled
    Additional space needed to accommodate news classes
    making this school functional
    Sr Kathleen Conan RSCj, General Superior
    has appealed to AMASC to help Villa Jardin during 2014-2018
    The Argentinian alumna will also provide some financial aid
    To know more about Villa Jardin, access

AMASC 2014-2018

At the XV AMASC Congress
held in Scotsdale in November 2014
MEXICO took on the AMASC mandate 2014-2018
to be led by President Marisa Moreno de Malcher and her Team
The theme is
* La herencia de Sofia, un regalo para el mundo
* Sophie's legacy, a gift to the world
* L'héritage de Sophie, un cadeau pour le monde

AMASC President Marisa Moreno's acceptance letter. Click here


Social Network amongst young alumni of Sacred Heart schools
all over the world
Volunteering opportunities
for personal development of Young Alumni

Website at Young AMASC
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Society Sacred Heart

We thank you, dear Religious,
True daughters of St. M. Sophie Barat.
You instill Sophie's spirit within us
Carrying it across time and seas
Calling us Children of the Sacred Heart.

We join your mission and ministries. We reflect your value of open-mindedness, when we witness to the love of Jesus as we speak with effective voices in our work places, churches and homes

Click here for more


Welcome to AMASC
World Association of Alumnae and Alumni of the Sacred Heart

Welcome to the AMASC website. You will find that all contents on the pages on this website can be translated, not only in the three official languages of AMASC, but in your own preferred language. The translation is literal and not necessarily precise nor grammatically correct.

Latest News and Events

Sister Kathleen Conan RSCJ, General Superior, has appealed to AMASC to foster Villa Jardin,a project the Society has in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The Argentinian ex-alumnae are going to provide financial aid within their means, but much more is needed. 
To know more about Villa Jardin, access

AMASC will receive a list of priorities needed in the school as well as costs. We will then establish a program for implementing the plan with all National Organisations within AMASC.
• COLLEGE du Sacré Cœur AL - CAL VILLA JARDIN –ARGENTINE - Cliquez ici

President's Communication
Dear Sacred Heart Family,
We are very happy to celebrate this year the 150th Anniversary of Sophie´s departure to heaven. Barat Center prepared this beautiful presentation; pray with every slide, listen to what Sophie has to tell you today and please share it! It has no copyright and we are sure Sophie invites us to keep discovering and manifesting the love of the Heart of Jesus.
United in this very special feast, AMASC
Reflection: 150 years Madeleine Sophie speaks to us

Querida Familia del Sagrado Corazón,
Estamos muy contentas porque este año celebramos el 150 aniversario de la partida de Sofía al cielo. El Centro Barat ha preparado esta preciosa presentación; reza con cada diapositiva, escucha lo que Sofía tiene que decirte hoy y por favor ¡compártela! No tiene derechos de autor y estamos seguras que Sofía nos invita a seguir descubriendo y manifestando el amor del Corazón de Jesús. Unidas en esta fiesta tan especial, AMASC
Reflexión: 150 anos Magdalena Sofía nos habla

Chère famille du Sacré Cœur,
Nous sommes heureuses parceque cette année nous célébrerons le 150eme anniversaire du départ de Sophie au ciel. Le Centre Barat a préparé cette très belle présentation: prie a chaque diapositive, écoute ce que Sophie doit te dire et, s'il te plait, partage le. Il n'y a pas de droit d'auteur et nous sommes sûres que Sophie nous invite à continuer à découvrir et manifester l'amour du Sacré Cœur de Jésus. AMASC
Reflection: 150 ans après Madeleine Sophie nous parle

President's Communications
Marisa Moreno de Malcher
AMASC President 2014-2018
All communications at
Project with the RSCJ and AMASC tasks:English - Spanish - French
Lenten letter: English - Spanish - French

TWICE A YEAR: March and September
AMASC National Presidents are invited to write and submit a newsletter regarding the Associations in their countries.
Alicia Moreyra is the Board Member in charge of the Newsletters and can be contacted by email:

New Books
Updating of books written by or about RSCJs and Alumna
Check for new titles

Please continue sending (not in July, August) cancelled stamps to:
BOLSA DEL SELLO, Attn. Luisa Martin-Cobos
Avenida de Burgos, 4 Duplicado
Thanks to the Spanish Alumnae who sell cancelled stamps to collectors.
This fundraiser partially underwrites Congress attendance of some AMASC delegates.

logoJustice, Peace and Integrity of Creation
Justicia, Paz e Integridad de la Creación
Justice, Paix et Intégrité dela Création

Religious of the Sacred Heart of Jesus The International JPIC Coordination Committee
Check the website of the RSCJ at

logoPresentations and Papers delivered at the XV Congress in Arizona
Update of presentations and papers delivered at the XV Congress now available at