- Published: Wednesday, 18 March 2020 21:40
MARCH 19th, St JOSEPH. IMAGES
Jules Chevalier had a strong devotion to St Joseph, ‘Model and Patron of those who love the Sacred Heart of Jesus”.
The liturgy, referring to the Psalms and the tradition of the Wisdom literature about fathers and sons, calls him 'the wise and just...
- Published: Tuesday, 17 March 2020 22:28
PAX CHRISTI 75th ANNIVERSARY.
Claude Mostowik MSC has been a President of Pax Christi Australia. In his report in the recent MSC Magazine, Chris McPhee notes that Claude has arranged to visit our parishes to work with them on Justice, Peace and the Integrity of creation. This is in line with...
- Published: Thursday, 12 March 2020 06:17
VISIT FROM THE PHILIPPINES, RUDY ABAO MSC
Recently, Rudy Abao from the Philippines Province paid a visit to Australia.
Visiting Daramalan College, Canberra
From 1958 to the end of the 1960s, Filippino students came from the Phlippines for their theological studies at Croydon. One of them...
- Published: Monday, 16 March 2020 22:20
People ask how things are in Rome at the moment so here's an update from life inside the lock-down for your interest.
Its Sunday here and the place is quiet, except the sound of families enjoying being together. Today being...
- Published: Wednesday, 11 March 2020 05:51
PHILLIPINES MSC PROVINCE CELEBRATING 40 YEARS, MARCH 15th
Congratulations to the Philippine Province on this significant anniversary
From Manila, Philippines:
The Official Logo for the celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the MSC Philippines as a Province is here! The theme for the...
- Published: Monday, 16 March 2020 12:56
CORONAVIRUS – SOME CONSEQUENCES
This computer post for Monday is running late. This is a coronavirus reason as to why.
It concerns me, the editor of this site, Peter Malone.
On the plane from Heathrow this weekend, the Qantas pilot suddenly announced the decision by the Australian...
- Published: Tuesday, 10 March 2020 04:51
THE VICTORIA/ TASMANIA MSC COMMUNITY 2020
The Victorian/ Tasmanian Community is vying (not competitively) with Douglas Park to be the second largest community in the Province after Kensington Monastery.
Recently there was a First Friday community gathering and meal – which also welcomed...
- Published: Saturday, 14 March 2020 04:40
OUR NEW HEART OF LIFE CENTRE VENUE – SOME PHOTOS.
After leaving our previous Heart of Life Centre, on the property of the Franciscans at Box Hill after 11 years there, we were really blessed to begin the year at our new venue,
The parish church of St George
- Published: Monday, 09 March 2020 06:53
ACKNOWLEDGING FR PAT AUSTIN MSC, 80 YEARS
Pat Austin celebrates his 80th birthday on March 10th.
Recently, he had his Diammond Jubilee of Profession, February 26th, 1960. He was ordained priest on 14th December 1968.
In his fifty years of priesthood, Pat has served in a variety of...
- Published: Friday, 13 March 2020 06:14
100 YEARS: THE FIRST CENTENARY OF THE DEATH OF AN AUSTRALIAN-BORN MSC, FR GEORGE ORGAN
Born July 3, 1890,
First profession 14th of September 1909,
Ordination 30th of November 1917.
Died 14th March 1920.
From Jim Littleton’s book on deceased MSC:
Born in Coonamble, NSW. On March 15,...
- Published: Saturday, 07 March 2020 00:34
SOME MSC MISSION OFFICE UPDATES
1. PNG MISSION OFFICE HANDOVER
Passing the baton. Outgoing PNG Director Fr Fabian hands over the file to incoming Director Fr Michael -
And a collection of gifts.