Status: Pontifical Congregation
Founder: Fr. Theodosious Florentini and Bl. Maria Theresa Scherer
Founded on: 1856
Feast day: 14th Sept
Charism: To see the world as God’s creation and all persons as God’s image; to respect their dignity and support them
Main Apostolate: Education, Medical care.
Generalate address: Institute Ingenbohl, Lolsterstrasse 10
CH-6440 Brunnen, Switzerland.
Provincialate address: Holy Cross Provincial Residence
No. 1, Davis Road, St. Thomas Town,
001 – Holy Cross Convent, Koodal Nagar, Madurai 625018,
Tamil Nadu. No. of members: 4
Working Women’s Hostel, No. of students: 59.