Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus of Saint Quentin

Congregation of priests founded at Saint Quentin, France in 1877 by Canon Leo Dehon to offer to the Sacred Heart a worship of love and and atonement by lives of zeal and piety. They devote themselves to the education of youth, preaching, missions, and the evangelization of natives of Africa and America. The mother-house, originally at Saint Quentin, later in Brussels, is now in Rome.

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