Missionaries of the Sacred Heart, an Australian community, in a worldwide religious congregation.
Jesus loved with a human heart: with him we proclaim his love to the world.
We work to discover through advocacy, healing and reconciliation, God's presence in our world.
We are to be on earth the heart of God. God has no other heart but ours.
- Published: Friday, 06 December 2019 22:25
MSC FOUNDATION DAY, DECEMBER 8TH – 165 YEARS
This offers an occasion for reflecting on the MSC Spirit and...
- Published: Thursday, 05 December 2019 21:57
FIRST FRIDAY DECEMBER, CHEVALIER FAMILY POSTER AND JUSTICE THEME
Visitors to the site will have noticed the First Friday posters during the last six months.
They have been prepared by members of the Chevalier Family, MSC, OLSH, MSC Sisters, Lay MSC as a contribution to our Heart...
- Published: Saturday, 30 November 2019 10:50
CELEBRATING THE LIFE OF PAUL STENHOUSE MSC
There was a memorial vigil and sharing of stories at Kensington Monastery.
The Requiem Mass was held at Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Kensington,
many MSC Confreres, Paul’s brother, Richard, and his family, a church full of friends, celebrant...
- Published: Wednesday, 04 December 2019 22:58
SOME CATCH-UP PHOTO STORIES
Three items today:
- Paul Stenhouse, burial.
We were unable to include photos from Paul Stenhouse’s burial at Douglas Park last week. With thanks to the photographer from St Mary’s Towers
- The annual morning tea at Kensington Monastery, the Chevalier...
- Published: Thursday, 28 November 2019 22:39
OUR MSC WEBSITE MOVING FORWARD.
Well, at least, some initial steps towards developments for 2020.
On 28th November, there was a website meeting and discussion at Treand House, Coogee. We took the opportunity for some assessment of our content and layout.
Our site was set up in 2006 and was...
- Published: Tuesday, 03 December 2019 21:53
ACKNOWLEDGING TERRY HERBERT MSC, 80.
Terry Herbert turns 80 on December 4th. Here is an article he wrote earlier this year for the OLSH Randwick Parish Bulletin, his perspective on his life, call to the MSC and his ministry
A Blessed Life Lived Fully...
- Published: Wednesday, 27 November 2019 22:05
CARDINAL JOHN RIBAT MSC, A PNG PERSPECTIVE AT THE SYNOD OF THE AMAZON
Cardinal John Ribat of Papua New Guinea is participating in the Synod of Bishops for the Amazon, said he plans to take the idea of forming a church network back to the Pacific.
By Barbara J. Fraser CNS) — When...
- Published: Monday, 02 December 2019 22:33
WELL WORTH WATCHING, INTERPRETING 'THE TWO POPES'
THE TWO POPES
UK/Argentina/Italy/US, 2019, 125 minutes, Colour, Jonathan Pryce, Anthony Hopkins, Juan Minujin. Directed by Fernando Meirelles.
There are many reasons, good reasons, to see The Two Popes. Some of them are worth noting before...
- Published: Tuesday, 26 November 2019 21:33
HEART OF LIFE CENTRE, CELEBRATING GRADUATIONS
November 25th, celebration of Heart of Life graduates at St Paschal’s chapel, Box Hill.
Director, Paul Beirne welcomed graduates, staff, families and visitors. Presiding at the Eucharist was Kevin Hennessy CP.
The principal graduates were...
- Published: Sunday, 01 December 2019 22:16
SOME SIGNIFICANT DECEMBER DAYS FOR THE CHEVALIER FAMILY, 2019
8th December, the anniversary of the foundation of the Congregation, 164 years ago.
Also the transferring of Mother Marie-Louise Hartzer to the Crypt at Issoudun.
And several dates significant for Fr Chevalier and Fr Maugenest -...
- Published: Monday, 25 November 2019 22:52
CHALLENGE TO THE CATHOLIC CHURCH: GRACE a DIEU/ BY THE GRACE OF GOD
France, 2019, 137 minutes, Directed by François Ozon.
World Catholic Association for Communication.
This very topical film, for the Church, the Churches and all institutions with cases of sexual abuse of...