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Students, faculty and staff at Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart joined area representatives of the Christian (Catholic and Protestant), Jewish, Islamic and Hindu faiths in a celebration of values they share during an interfaith prayer service Thursday, Feb. 16, at the all-girls college prep high school in Lake Forest.
The Regis School of the Sacred Heart celebrated the birthday of St. John Francis Regis on January 31. Fr. Kevin Storey, C.S.B. presided over the liturgy which honored not only our patron saint, but the School's 25th anniversary. One of the highlights was the debut of "Hymn to St. John Francis Regis," a special song written by Ms. Tara L. Carnes, Regis Music Teacher. We would like to thank Tara for writing this beautiful hymn and sharing her gifts with the community.
Nearly 100 students in grades 4 through 8 from St. Malachy School in Chicago visited Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart in Lake Forest Friday, Feb. 10, for a day of events including an uplifting gospel liturgy, pizza lunch, talent show and a carnival. This celebration marked the latest chapter in a Black History Month tradition between the inner-city grade school and the North Shore all-girls college-prep high school dating back to 1996.
Women of the World Visits Duchesne
With 174 works from 174 different locations, the Women of the World art exhibit visited Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart in Houston from November 2016 through January 2017. Sharon Karam, RSCJ, offered an inspirational talk at the reception celebrating the exhibit.
Gracious God, we ask for your wisdom and love to guide our newly-elected president and other civic officials and all public servants.