The Sacred Heart: A flexible feast

June 7, 2024 in Featured News, News

This year the annual Novena to the Sacred Heart began near the end of May running into June. Most people associate the devotion to the Sacred Heart only with the month of June. So why does the Novena sometimes begin in May?

In this recording from the RNN archives 2008 ( a year when the whole of the Sacred Heart Novena was in May) Eileen Good gets an answer to that question from Fr. Barney McGuckian SJ. Fr Barney also explains how June became the month primarily associated with Sacred Heart devotion.

Listen to the interview by clicking the link here »