Celebrating Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne, a pioneer missionary of the Society of the Sacred Heart, who came to St. Charles, Missouri, from France and founded the first free school west of the Mississippi in September 1818.

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Various pilgrimages are being planned through the Society of the Sacred Heart and by other groups. We will post information as it becomes available. If you would like to share information about a Philippine pilgrimage, please contact Linda Behrens at lbehrens@rscj.org


Roscoe, Ann and Jim from the 2017 pilgrimage
More information will be posted soon but check out this interactive map of each stop along the 335-mile journey from Mound City, Kansas, to St. Charles, Missouri! Read more