Recapture the Past
Arrival in Lahore
SCJMs in The World
100 Years Service
Fr. Peter Joseph Triest
(1760 - 1836)
Mother Placida van der Gauwen
Our Founder, Fr. Triest and
Co-Foundress Mother Placide experienced the fullness of life in being loved by God. Their sense of security and total reliance on God enabled them to assert – God is Love.
The hearts of our Founders were afire “with a single love of Christ and those "Other
Christs" who are the poor and the suffering”.
The Founders’ Vision for their Spiritual daughters is:
That the Spring of Grace that filled the hearts of Fr. Triest and Mother Placide may well up in the souls of their spiritual daughters.
That our whole life, our actions and words may draw inspiration from His Love and
that each Sister of Charity of Jesus & Mary to have the boldness to live out
this inspiration in all its consequences.