- Published: Thursday, 07 June 2007 05:11
This year the members of the Chevalier Family are celebrating the Centenary of the death of their Founder, Father Jules Chevalier, who died in Issoudun, France, on 21st October 1907. It was there that he had founded the Society of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart in 1854. At the time of his death the Society numbered some 800 members. They were working in many countries in Western Europe, as well as in the USA, Canada, the Pacific Islands, Australia and the Dutch East Indies (Indonesia).
Jules Chevalier: Founder of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart
1907 - 21st October - 2007