The Sacred Heart 房屋系统
Every pupil is allocated to a Saint when they are enrolled at Sacred Heart.
有四个圣. 弗朗西斯泽维尔卡布里尼, St 约翰黄宗泽, St Mary Magdalene and St Thomas Becket. These Saint’s have an associated house colour and pupils from Year 7 to 11 wear a tie and have a PE top and bag in their house colours.
House events take place on a Thursday afternoon, both inside and outside - weather and event depending. Events may be within or across year groups and the focus could be anything from sporting activities to art competitions. To sign up for a house event, it is advisable that every participant sees the house leaders or reps.
Cabrini - Feast Day 13th November
St. Frances Xavier Cabrini was born on July 15, 1850. In 1880, 罗迪市附近, 意大利, she founded the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, which did charity work for the poor. In 1889, Pope Leo XIII sent her to the United States, where she offered assistance to 意大利-American immigrants. 她于12月22日去世, 1917, 在芝加哥, 伊利诺斯州, and was declared a saint by 教皇庇护ξI in 1946.
Almighty and eternal Father,
through the merits of Thy faithful servant,
that all who invoke her intercession
according to the good pleasure of Thy Holy Will.
beloved spouse of the Sacred Heart of Jesus,
that the favour we now ask may be granted.
Bosco - Feast Day 31st January
约翰黄宗泽, popularly known as Don Bosco, was an 意大利 罗马天主教徒 牧师的 罗马天主教, educator and writer of the 19th century. He dedicated his life to the betterment and education of 流落街头的儿童, 未成年犯, and other disadvantaged youth. He developed teaching methods based on love rather than punishment, a method that became known as the 慈幼会教徒预防系统.
Your dedication to empowering the needy inspires us still.
Help me to work for a better world,
where the young are given the chance to flourish,
where the poor’s dream for justice can come true,
and where God’s compassion is shown to be real.
Magdalene - Feast Day 13th July
Mary of Magdala is described, 在新约中, as one of the most important women in the movement of Jesus throughout his ministry.
She has been thought to be misidentified as a repentant prostitute in historical tradition, and depicted in art as a weeping sinner wiping Jesus' feet with her hair. Some New Testament 原理图olarship has shown that this picture of Mary Magdalene is not true.
According to Luke 8:2 and Mark 16:9, Jesus cleansed her of "seven demons," a concept usually associated 在新约中 with healing from illness, 不能宽恕罪恶. Mary Magdalene is the leader of a group of women disciples who are present at the cross, when the male disciples (excepting John the Beloved) have fled, 在他的葬礼. Mary was a devoted follower of Jesus, entering into the close circle of those taught by Jesus during his Galilean ministry. She became prominent during the last days, accompanying Jesus during his travels and following him to the end. She witnessed his Crucifixion and burial.
woman of many sins, who by conversion
became the beloved of Jesus,
You, who already possess eternal happiness
please 为网赌正规平台网址调解, so that someday
we may share in the same everlasting joy.
St Mary Magdalene, pray for us.
Becket - Feast Day 29th December
Thomas Becket was born around 1120 and was the son of a London merchant. He was educated to a good standard and after his studies became an agent to Theobald, who was the archbishop of Canterbury. Theobald sent Becket on many missions to Rome. Henry II made Thomas Becket his chancellor and their friendship grew. When archbishop Theobald passed away in 1161, Becket was made the archbishop by Henry.
在接下来的几年里, Becket began to protect the church in disagreements with Henry, and this put stress upon their friendship. Henry became displeased with Becket, and realising this Becket fled to France and remained in exile for a few years, 直到1170年他回来. On the 29th December 1170, Becket was killed by four knights in Canterbury cathedral.
O God, for the sake of whose Church
the glorious Bishop Thomas fell by the sword of ungodly men:
that all who implore his aid,
may obtain the good fruit of his petition.
Through our Lord Jesus Christ,
Who livest and reignest with Thee
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,