We have been called to consecrate ourselves to th Triune God and to allow ourselves to be guided in a special way by Mary.
Spread in various countries, its ultimate end is to make the Sacred Heart of Jesus loved everywhere.
Mother María de Jesús Velarde is the instrument chosen by the Lord for our birth in the Church.
Youth Prayer Movement. Different ages and spiritual formation determine its various stages.
She, as Mother, has the key of the Heart of Jesus to obtain all the graces that we solicit.
"United to Mary, we have been called to live the spirituality of the Heart of Jesus, founded upon a life of prayer and contemplation centered on the Eucharist."Constitutions 9
With our life, we want to let the man of today know that the Heart of Christ is the answer to all their restlessness and necessities, and that, in Jesus, God loves them with a human heart.
"Our consecration is lived out in community and through it. Our Sisters become a sacrament of Christ, an encounter with God and a need, which cannot be substituted, to live the communion with the Trinitarian Mystery which dwells in us."Directory 60
We love and obey the Holy Father and the Bishops in communion with him. We offer our lives for the sanctity of the priests and collaborate with the outreach ministries of the Church.
Through the practice of poverty, we feel the joy of living for the Heart of Christ and for His Church, impelled by charity and deep-rooted in detachment, so that we may be like unto Him.
Since 1985, when we came to found in America, God has blessed us with native vocations and new houses, enabling us to become established in those mission countries and offer their peoples catechesis, formation and apostolic commitment.
It is the Center of Spirituality where the Motherhouse is located, the Shrine of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, the Novitiate and the Pre-novitiate, Veracruz School and the house for elderly Sisters and lodging for pilgrims.
With great joy, we see how the Lord blesses this American soil with the construction of the Novitiate to be able to welcome vocations that are arriving. We need economic help to make God´s plans for us in this country a reality.
It has as its goal to offer adolescents similar opportunities to the ones that seminarians benefit from in their minor seminaries: study, formation, appropriate environment to cultivate their assured Christian vocation to holiness and a possible call from the Lord to consecrated life.
Due to the arrival of several Argentine vocations to our convent, since its foundation in 2014, and thanks to the donation of a parcel in Saint Louis, we see the need to build the Novitiate, Shrine and school to offer the best formation and to continue working in the mission entrusted to us.
Recently remodeled, the House of Betania seeks to offer hospitality as Martha and Mary did and to receive with joy all who go there to draw closer to the Lord and His Holy Mother, Our Lady of the Sacred Heart.