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.

SIGNIFICANT FEBRUARY DAYS FOR THE CHEVALIER FAMILY, 2019

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2 February, 1892
The title of Saint Joseph "Friend of the Sacred Heart" is changed to "Saint Joseph, patron and model of those of love the Sacred Heart".


5 February, 1900

Canonical Erection of the Congregation of...

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INTRODUCING THE MEN WHO HAVE JUST JOINED THE MSC: DANIEL O'CONNOR

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We posted news and photos of the four men who joined the MSC last Friday. We will introduce them individually during this week and next. Their stories in their own words. Today, Daniel O'Connor from Queensland.

 

Life in the...

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WHAT ARE WE SAYING ABOUT AUSTRALIA DAY 2019? Thinking about January 26th.

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Catholic Religious Australia, Australia Map

Our First Peoples are the traditional custodians of our beautiful lands and waterways and have a fundamental role in the great Australian story. 

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We aspire to an Australia...

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AUSTRALIA DAY HONOUR FOR BISHOP EUGENE HURLEY, DARWIN.

STATEMENT FOR THE CHIEF MINISTER BY VICAR-GENERAL, MALCOLM FYFE MSC

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BISHOP DANIEL EUGENE HURLEY.

Bishop Daniel Eugene Hurley was born in 1940 and raised in the Flinders Ranges, the heartland of regional South Australia. He completed...

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THE SABIO BROTHERS MSC, NEWS FROM THE PHILIPPINES

Many MSC have met Ray and Gene Sabio, two MSC brothers. Ray was a founder of the MSC in Korea and then Vicar Apostolic of the Marshall Islands. Gene was a member of Michael Curran’s General Administration and is now in the US.

Ray Sabio

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BACK TO SCHOOL TIME, DOWNLANDS MSC COLLEGE TOOWOOMBA

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Father Vince Carroll is now the sole representative of the MSC at Downlands College.

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Fr Vince hails from Taroom and was a boarder at Downlands (1953-56). He returned to the College as a teacher of Geography and Religious Education...

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2019 MSC PRE-NOVITIATE GROUP, MELBOURNE

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Today, the new pre-Novitiate group, men who have decided to join the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart, arrived in Blackburn.

Their director is Khoi Nyuyrn MSC. We asked him for his perspectives on the year and formation, and included some photos...

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AND NOW INTRODUCING THE MEN WHO HAVE JUST JOINED THE MSC

We posted news and photos of the four men who joined the MSC last Friday. We will introduce them individually during this week and next. Their stories in their own words.

 

Dean Fonseca

Today, Dean Fonseca.

I was born and grew up in the beautiful...

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MSC SISTERS AUSTRALIA, OUTREACH AND SCHOLARSHIP

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In recent years the MSC Sisters have financed scholarships for further studies. Aboriginal students have received scholarships for University studies.

Notice has been pubiished for  a 2019 scholarship: Spiritual Care and Mental Health...

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OUR MSC PRE-NOVITIATE FOUR, RECEPTION CEREMONY AT BLACKBURN.

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Earlier this week, we posted a news items about four young men who have decided to join the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart.

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Friday afternoon saw a ceremony in the parish church of St Thomas Blackburn, a reception of the four...

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GOOD NEWS FROM MSC VIETNAM - PART 2:

LAYING OF THE FOUNDATION STONE FOR CHEVALIER HOUSE.

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With thanks again to our MSC Student correspondent, Bang Dinh MSC for text and so many photos of blessings, stones and contracts.

3 to bless the land

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After the celebration of the novices and...

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