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, 08 January 2019 22:07
CONGRATULATIONS OLSH SISTERS, PROFESSIONS - 70, 60 50 YEARS
Mass of Thanksgiving: Saturday 5th January 2019
OLSH Chapel, OLSH Convent Kensington
In celebration of the following milestones in religious life:
70 years of Profession:
Margaret Sullivan FDNSC, Elizabeth Doyle FDNSC
- Published: Monday, 07 January 2019 22:22
INDIAN MSC PRIEST INVOLVED IN CAR ACCIDENT.
Father Anthony Prem Kumar
With thanks to Malcolm Fyfe MSC for this news.
One of our pluckier Indian MSCs, Father Anthony Prem Kumar, has been for some years now working alongside members of the Spanish Province in Paraguay. (Father Jaya Kumar Raju...
- Published: Tuesday, 01 January 2019 22:06
SOME SIGNIFICANT JANUARY DAYS FOR THE CHEVALIER FAMILY, 2019
Archbishop Couppe MSC, See January 15th and January 31st
Motherhood of God
Feast of the Epiphany - one of Chevalier's favourite feast. The true nature of God is manifested through the flesh of the infant...
- Published: Sunday, 06 January 2019 23:36
WHAT'S IN A VESTMENT? WHO'S IN A VESTMENT? OLDER ANSWERS
The photo below had some circulation on Facebook last week, eliciting some comments. This led to our trying to check the date – which revealed that if you Google Cardnal Raymond Burke, who is central to the photos, an item appears...
- Published: Monday, 31 December 2018 21:28
WELCOME BACK. BLESSINGS FOR 2019
What the world needs now is – Compassion.
2019, in Australia will be an election year. Will we vote for compassion? For the first peoples of Australia, for the refugees, for asylum seekers, the detained? For the victims of violence, especially in our...
- Published: Friday, 04 January 2019 23:17
ST MARY'S TOWERS, DOUGLAS PARK - AT CHRISTMAS
More than 140 people attended our Christmas Vigil Mass, celebrated for the first time by our new Parish Priest Tony Arthur.
The service began with carols led by Trish Smith (organ) and daughter Amy Parish (guitar & vocals)...
- Published: Monday, 24 December 2018 22:07
WISHING EVERYONE ALL CHRISTMAS BLESSINGS
The Missionaries of the Sacred Heart, Australia, wish all our visitors peace for Christmas -
and gifts of hope and joy for 2019.
The image, relevant in this time of refugees, is by Kelly Latimore (Google:
Kelly Latimore’s website
- Published: Thursday, 03 January 2019 22:40
FIRST FRIDAY, JANUARY: HEART SPIRITUALITY REFLECTION.
There has been a centuries-old tradition to focus on the Heart of Jesus on the First Friday of each month.
This year, our site would like to offer a brief Heart Spirituality reflection. While our site offers MSC news, photos, associated...
- Published: Sunday, 23 December 2018 22:15
OUR SITE DURING THE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS
While we enjoy Christmas Day and the time off before the beginning of 2019, our site is going to have a break as well.
But, let's welcome the spirit of Christmas on its eve,
There will be a Christmas greeting on Christmas Day - and then we will...
- Published: Wednesday, 02 January 2019 22:50
VINCE CARROLL MSC, DOWNLANDS COLLEGE, TOOWOOMBA
Vince Carroll MSC:
Chris McPhee writes: Vince has returned towards the end of 2018 to Australia. He has done an extraordinary ministry in South Africa – especially with ministering to our Aussie Daughters of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart.
- Published: Friday, 21 December 2018 22:21
MEMORIES OF CYCLONE TRACY, CHRISTMAS EVE, CHRISTMAS DAY, 1974. DIARY ENTRIES, JOE KELLY
Gerry Burke sent these diary entries by Joe Kelly,St John's College - we thought that those who remember the events might like to read these memories; we thought that for those who don't remember, the...