We, the Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart,

are daughters of 

St. Marguerite d'Youville,

Mother of Universal Charity.




We continue Marguerite's mission:

to be signs of God's unconditional

love for every person and to be a

voice for the poor, the needy and

the neglected of our world.



WHY are we called

Grey Nuns?

The story of our "colorful"

name begins with a




We invite you to partner

with us in our mission as a member,

an associate or through your

financial support.


Read our story!

We are pleased to announce

the publication of

Paths of Compassion,

a history of the

Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart.

Click here!