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.

SOME SIGNIFICANT JUNE DAYS FOR THE CHEVALIER FAMILY, 2019..

Feast of the Sacred Heart, 28th June

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Drawing on many religious traditions

1 June, 1940

Mother M Electa, MSC, promises to build a chapel in honour of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, in Hiltrup, Germany, to seek protection for the...

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GOLDEN JUBILEE OF PRIESTHOOD, PAUL CASHEN MSC AND JOE ENSING.

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Congratulations to Paul and Joe for May 31st, the anniversary of their ordination, 1969.

They both made their novitiate together, their first profession, February 26th 1963. They did their studies in Canberra and Croydon.

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TOMORROW, THE FEAST OF OUR LADY OF THE SACRED HEART

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The 2019 celebration takes place in Eastertide.

The Gospels chosen for the feastday Eucharist are the wedding feast of Cana and Mary and John at the foot of the Cross.

What about including the reading from Acts 1?  Where Mary, after...

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ACKNOWLEDGING PATRICK SHARPE MSC

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We have been establishing a feature of this site in acknowledging the life and ministry of our confreres at the time they turn 80, 85, 90, 95, significant milestones.

It is the turn of Patrick Sharpe MSC who turns 85 tomorrow.  Patrick came from the Orange...

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HEART OF LIFE CENTRE FOR SPIRITUAL AND PASTORAL FORMATION, FIRST SEMESTER CHALLENGE

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2019 has seen the director, Paul Beirne, undergoing surgery and recuperating.  Since the Centre is a significant ministry of the Australian Province Spirituality Services, there is an increased presence this...

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ALBERT YELDS MSC, FAREWELL TO KIRIBATI

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With thanks to Martin Everi MSC and his Facebook page for the selection of photos at the airport.

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After more than 30 years working in Kiribati, Albert Yelds is leaving the Pacific nation and returning to Australia. He is a veteran MSC, to turn 94 in...

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MSC EDUCATION MEETING, MAY 2019

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MSC Colleges: Downlands, Chevalier, Monivae, Daramalan.

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Bob Irwin MSC writes:

Basically, the meetings were for the Education Council, all MSC Principals, Directors of Mission, school Business Managers,Board Chairs, Chevalier...

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PROVINCIAL CONFERENCE AT WORK

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Because of a technical glitch with our uploading photos on to our site during the weekend, the range of photos taken during the Provincial Conference could not be included in the previous post.

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For visitors who would like to see the participants at work,...

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AN MSC PNG STUDENTS’ STORY.   TOMB OF VENERABLE ARCHBISHOP ALAIN DE BOISMENU

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A story from the students.  And, for those who would like a reminder about Alain de Boismenu MSC, some information and photos below.

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So the MSC Scholastics decided to visit the tomb of Bp. Alain de Boisemenu at...

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MSC PROVINCIAL CONFERENCE 2019: “FEED MY SHEEP”

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What does the Provincial Conference do?  What are the issues for 2019?

14 to 17 May, 2019

Chevalier Resource Centre, Kensington, NSW Australia

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PROGRAM

 

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Tuesday 14 May

5:00 pm

Arrival and...

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MSC PARISHES MINISTRY ANNUAL GATHERING

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With thanks for this report from Gerard McCormick MSC, Parish Committee - .and glimpses of people you may know.

A gathering of MSCs ministering in MSC in parishes took place at the Chevalier Resource Centre at Kensington from the 7th to the 8th of May....

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