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: Tuesday, 21 September 2010 08:45
SEVENTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST MASS BY FATHER WILLIAM CONNORS MSC
The celebration on Wednesday, September 15, at Pirlangimpi, Melville Island, to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the First Mass celebrated there by Missionary of the Sacred Heart, Father William Connors, was a memorable and enjoyable occasion.
- Published: Sunday, 19 September 2010 14:53
CLAUDE MOSTOWIK MSC RE-ELECTED NATIONAL PRESIDENT
At the 2010 National Conference in Melbourne, September 17-19, Claude Mostowik was re-elected national president of the international organisation which promotes and campaigns for peace, Pax Christi. Claude is Director of the MSC Office for Justice and Peace, located at Erskineville in Sydney.
- Published: Saturday, 28 August 2010 21:35
FRANK MOLONEY SDB ON CHALLENGE AND HOPES
FUTURE FRONTIERS FOR RELIGIOUS LIFE.
"We are now facing "new frontiers" or death. This does not necessarily mean that we have to "go elsewhere," although that may be an important part of our future. It means, fundamentally, that we need to look at "what" we are doing, "where" we are doing it, and above all “why" we are doing it.
- Published: Wednesday, 15 September 2010 14:11
BY DENNIS MURPHY MSC
For the sake of brevity, a number of persons and details deserving mention have not been mentioned in this account. A more detailed history is being written for later publication.
This text draws mainly on early accounts written by Father Malcolm Fyfe, plus reports on the main events sent each year to the General House for publication in the Album Societatis.
- Published: Wednesday, 25 August 2010 19:16
FRENCH PROVINCIAL'S REFLECTIONS
They came in their hundreds, from parishes on the coast and in the mountains, some walking for five days to share in the great celebration of the 125th anniversary of the arrival of three Missionaries of the Sacred Heart on Yule Island.
- Published: Wednesday, 15 September 2010 10:42
APIA CELEBRATES IN BANGALORE
ON August 21st, the MSC of the Indian Union celebrated their first twenty-five years of existence. The eighty-five members of the Union were joined by the MSC leaders of Asia and the Pacific, together with two of the General Council, for a special mass and celebration at Chevalier Bhavan , Bellendur Gate, Bangalore.
- Published: Saturday, 21 August 2010 22:29
NEW BOOK BY ADRIAN MEANEY AND JIM LITTLETON
Although Darcy Morris died at the age of fifty in 1955, he achieved a great deal within in the province, lecturing in Scripture after returning from Roman studies and serving as prefect of students when the seminary training was in Sydney in the 1930s. With the transfer of the students to Croydon, Victoria, he brought with him a breadth of interest in all areas of study, inspiring an intellectual curiosity that was all-encompassing.
- Published: Friday, 10 September 2010 13:39
Gospel of Love - launch/concert
- Published: Wednesday, 18 August 2010 19:06
MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING
On Tuesday 17th August an historic Memorandum of Understanding between the NSW Department of Health and the Civil Chaplaincies Advisory Committee was signed in North Sydney.
Roy O'Neill and Ian Duncan, Chair of Civil Chaplaincies
signing the Memorandum of Understanding.
- Published: Wednesday, 08 September 2010 14:07
TRENT THE PLACE TO BE
The Council of Trent may have concluded in the mid-sixteenth century, but in July 2010 it was once again the focus of theological activity as some 600 Catholic Ethicists gathered for a conference (July 24-27).
- Published: Tuesday, 17 August 2010 01:02
MSC formators and MSC Brothers from the APIA region meet in India from August 16th to 26th.