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.

Spirituality

We are to be on earth the heart of God. God has no other heart but ours.

VOCATION POSTERS - DO THEY COMMUNICATE? DO THEY ATTRACT?

Here are some MSC posters from the US and the Philippines. The Philippines MSC have a Facebook site, often posting a range of posters.

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We can check with some definitions and descriptions

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Definition of vocation.

1a : a summons or...

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A FIRST FRIDAY REFLECTION.  LENT, CONFESSION, WYD PANAMA 2019.

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Pope Francis in sacramental action, Panama

On the day Pope Francis visited young detainees in Panama, celebrated a penitential liturgy and heard their confessions, WYD participants across Panama City were also receiving the...

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WEEKEND GOING THROUGH PHOTO FILES

 

Looking at our photo files, we discover some pictures and stories that did not yet use - there may be some people and situations you know.

Fred and Sue Stubenrauch farewell

Fred & Sue Stubenrauch’s farewell:

Fred and Sue Stubenraugh and DP Community

The Douglas Park community farewelled Fred and Sue Stubenrauch on Saturday...

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SOME MILESTONES

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NEVILLE DUNNE

The number of members of the Australian Province has increased by one!

For decades, Neville Dunne has worked in PNG, becoming a member of that Province, serving as Provincial Superior.

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He has retired from PNG to Kensington’s Sacred Heart Monastery and has...

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ACKNOWLEDGING PETER HARVEY JACKSON MSC

In recent years we have been acknowledging Australian MSC on the occasion of a significant birthday, especially when they turn 80.

Peter Harvey Jackson

Today is the 80th birthday of Peter Harvey Jackson, born in 1939.  Peter went to primary school at OLSH College, Bowral,...

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CARDINAL JOHN RIBAT VISITS THE US MSC PROVINCE

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CENTER VALLEY, PENNSYLVANIA

We thank Cardinal John Ribat, MSC and Fr Ben Fleming, MSC for their presence among us at Sacred Heart Villa for this past week. We are honored to have our first MSC Cardinal in our house. Fr Joe Gleixner and I will ...

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BISHOP PETRUS CANISIUS MANDAGI MSC, RECONCILIATION BETWEEN MUSLIMS AND CATHOLICS.

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Over the last two weeks we have been moved, have grieved, have felt great solidarity with New Zealand, with the horror of the massacre in Christchurch, the mourning for those who were killed at prayer, for their...

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MSC MUSIC - AN INVITATION

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A FREE MSC Music e-Hymnal covering some favourites from Frank Andersen and James Maher for those parishes and schools that are members with OneLicense.

Just add your OneLicense number on the booklet (download with link below) and don't forget to report your...

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WORKSHOP OF MSC MEN MORE RECENTLY ORDAINED

 young msc group

The photo shows from left: Peter Anthony (Randwick), Kimi Vunivesilevu (Kippax), Thang Nguyen (St Mary’s Towers Retreat Centre), Khoi Nguyen (Blackburn), Pat Mara (Nguiu), Krish Mathavan (Henley Beach), Frank Dineen, (facilitator) and Peter...

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SOME SIGNIFICANT APRIL DAYS FOR THE CHEVALIER FAMILY, 2019

 If you have visited Rome, have you been to Piazza Navona, not just as a tourist but to visit the first MSC Church there, Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, and the headquarters of the Italian Province? The other entrance is in the parallel...

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FOUNDATION DAY OF THE MISSIONARY SISTERS OF THE MOST SACRED HEART OF JESUS, MSC SISTERS, MARCH 25th.

MSC Sisters 2019

This year the Foundation Day, 25th March (1900), was celebrated at the Sisters’ House of Hospitality in Balwyn, Melbourne. The Sisters are based in Victoria – not so well-known in other...

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