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.

ARE YOU INVOLVED IN MSC PROMOTION?  HERE IS A RECENT ARTICLE FROM THE IRISH PROVINCE

Engaging Vocations, 07 Jun 2019

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A number of our MSC students at the Flame Festival in Wembley

If you really want to become a Missionary of the Sacred Heart you should know from start that during your...

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OUR AMERICAN CONFRERES

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Over the years, we Australian MSC have got to know our American MSC confreres through their presence in PNG, visits to Australia – and quite a number of our visits to the US. While their missionary ministry opened in New Ireland after World War II, they also...

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SALLY DUIGAN OLSH: #FootSoldiers: The biggest and happiest family In Limpopo.

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Thanks to John Walker MSC for sending this article – he has more than a soft spot for Limpopo after his visit last year.

Sally Duigan is never alone, with every move she makes there is a posse of happy, smiling...

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Q&A MSC & FAITH AT MONIVAE

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The MSC Education College ministry began in 1931 with the establishing and staffing of Downlands (although there was the Apostolic School at Douglas Park for educating those intending to join the MSC).. Then, Chevalier, Monivae, St John's (for the Diocese of...

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SIGNIFICANT OLSH MINISTRY AND CONTRIBUTION TO PNG CATHOLIC  HISTORY, RIP, SISTERS JOSEPH AND RITA FDNSC

The eulogies not only pay tribute to the Sisters who have died but are solid reminders of the FDNSC in PNG Ministry and PNG Catholic history, women's ministry rather than clerical ministry.

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MSC AFRICA. CONGO, 4 NEW PRIESTS, SHARING THEIR GOOD NEWS AND JOY

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The Missionaries of the Sacred Heart are a worldwide congregation.   We like to share the joy of other regions – especially those far away from Australia.

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Here are some images from the Congo in May.

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And...

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CHEVALIER NOVITIATE, FILIPINO AND VIETNAMESE NOVICES

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From the MSC Filipino Facebook pages

June 1, 2019
Malolos City, Philippines

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Today, the MSC Philippine and Australian Provinces celebrated the investing of our six MSC novices (4 Filipinos and 2 Vietnamese) with the religious habit of...

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RIP, JOHN EHLEFELDT MSC  (1916-2019)

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Phil Reilly has written from Treand House.

It is with sadness that we inform you that Brother John Ehlefeldt died peacefully at St Joseph’s Nursing Home this morning. May he rest in peace.

The Australian Province has appreciated John Ehlefeldt for many...

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MISSION ONE HEART MANY VOICES – BIENNIAL CATHOLIC MISSION CONFERENCE

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Every two years there is a Catholic Mission Conference. This year the title was Mission One Heart Many Voices.

Roger Purcell MSC, Director of the MSC Mission Office reports.

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The MSC attending were Vince Caroll and a...

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CHEVALIER FAMILY, FIRST FRIDAY  -  HEART SPIRITUALITY IS JUSTICE SPIRITUALITY

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The Chevalier Family is promoting the monthly First Friday as an opportunity to make the link between love and justice, greater awareness of current justice issues. This is a particular intention for the First...

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 PHOTO CELEBRATION OF THE GOLDEN JUBILEES

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We acknowledged the Golden Jubilees of Priesthood yesterday, May 31st, of Frs Paul Cashen and Joe Ensing MSC. In fact they had a celebration together at Kensington Monastery on May 19th at the close of the Provincial Conference.  Both Joe and Paul...

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