Faithful Companions

More details about the DVD release coming soon

"My God... I only desire your Holy will."

Marie Madeleine in 'Faithful Companions'





A brand new, original RISE Theatre production, commissioned by the Faithful Companions of Jesus (FcJ) -

Written and Directed by Stephen Newbury from RISE Theatre, this original play explores the fascinating  life of Marie Madeleine d’Houët, foundress of the Faithful Companions of Jesus.


Faithful Companions is the story of one woman's desire to address the great need in the world around her in 19th century France and beyond, lived through steadfast devotion to Jesus and responding to His call. An inspirational story of faith, love, loss, discernment, vocation, social justice and missionary zeal.

"A superb new play by RISE Theatre

celebrating the remarkable life of the

foundress of the FcJ sisters, Marie Madeleine" 

Conference of Religious, February 2020




"A fabulous performance of ‘Faithful Companions’.

The students really enjoyed it. Thank you!" 

Upton Hall School FcJ, Birkenhead, February 2020



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