Who we are

Missionaries of the Sacred Heart, an Australian community, in a worldwide religious congregation.

Ministry Mission

Jesus loved with a human heart: with him we proclaim his love to the world.

Peace, Justice, Creation

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.

Current News


john conroy

Another acknowledging website post.  John Conroy MSC turned 85 on Monday April 22nd.

John was what was called in those years ‘a late vocation’. He entered the novitiate at age 24.

He made his first profession on February 26th 1960. He was ordained on July 16th 1966 after studies in Canberra and Croydon.

He has spent most of his ministry of over fifty years in parishes, especially in Randwick and in Kensington. He also spent some time in Darwin.  In recent years, he has been resident at the Sacred Heart Monastery, Kensington.