Where We Are
AROUND THE WORLD
The Religious of Jesus and Mary is an international apostolic congregation of 1300 sisters in 16 provinces and two delegations [Africa/Peru], with general headquarters in Rome, Italy. Our sisters and associates are present in twenty-eight countries in several regions of the world: Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, North Africa, North America and South America.
IN THE USA
We have chosen to give particular emphasis and take specific actions...
…wherever we live and minister.
What We Do
The Religious of Jesus and Mary, from its origins in nineteenth-century France, has been marked by its Ignatian heritage, devotion to the hearts of Christ and Mary, and a missionary tradition.
Sister Mary Leonard Hache is a retired public health nurse. After returning from seven years in Pakistan, she worked for the Visiting Nurses Association for twenty-two years, providing nursing care to the poor in their homes.
Sister Antoinette Jacques is one of those amazing sisters who has taught all grades from 1-12. However, in 1967 when she received her Masters Degree from Fordham University, her life took a new direction.