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.

INTERFAITH SYMPATHY AFTER THE SRI LANKA KILLINGS, DARWIN CATHOLICS AND MUSLIMS, LETTER OF MALCOLM FYFE MSC, VICAR GENERAL

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In the aftermath of the Easter Sunday killings of so many Catholics in the Churches in Sri Lanka, the secretary of the Islamic Society of Darwin, Robiul Islam, wrote a...

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CHEVALIER FAMILY JUSTICE AND PEACE, FIRST FRIDAY PRAYER

The members of the Chevalier Family, Lay MSC, OLSH Sisters, MSC Sisters, MSC Brothers and Priests, invite us to pray for and reflect on Heart Spirituality Justice Isses.

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JPIC (Justice, Peace and Integrity  of Creation)

Fr. Jules...

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EASTER NEWS FROM MSC VIETNAM

HAPPY EASTER SEASON

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We would like to send our best greeting in this special Easter Season to all MSC confreres and around the world. “HAPPY EASTER”. May the risen Lord always in your mind and Heart everyday as we are sent to all people, especially the poor...

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SOME SIGNIFICANT MAY DAYS FOR THE CHEVALIER FAMILY 2019

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A reminder that the Church of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart in Randwick was opened in 1888, only a few years after the arrival of the first MSC in Sydney. The parish in those days extended to Botany.

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An article on Our Lady...

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A VISIT TO THE NORTHERN TERRITORY: NOEL MANSFIELD MSC

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This story is a continuation of Noel's previous posting on his visit to the Kimberley for his sister, Joan's celebration of her 90th birthday.

On Tuesday, 15th, I travelled to Darwin via Kununurra. I was met at the airport by Malcolm...

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MAY 1st, MAYDAY,  WORKERS AND ST JOSEPH

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Jules Chevalier bequeathed Heart Spirituality, Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, and a devotion to St Joseph to the Chevalier Family – Model and Patron of those who love the Sacred Heart.  Here is some background and some different St Joseph pictures,

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ACKNOWLEDGING JOHN CONROY MSC

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Another acknowledging website post.  John Conroy MSC turned 85 on Monday April 22nd.

John was what was called in those years ‘a late vocation’. He entered the novitiate at age 24.

He made his first profession on February 26th 1960. He was ordained on July...

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TOP END WEDDING, WURRUMIYANGA, BATHURST ISLAND, AND FR PAT MARA MSC

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No, this is not an announcement that Fr Pat Mara is getting married!! Rather, the film. Top End Wedding is opening around Australia on Thursday May 2nd.

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Pat has sent this report about the film-making and the involvement of...

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SRI LANKA, GOOD FRIDAY SUFFERING ON EASTER SUNDAY

After the sadness of the deaths of worshippers in Christchurch, now more than 300 children and adults dead in Sri Lanka.

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We pray in solidarity with those who mourn, with those who have been injured and the far too many who were targeted and...

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RIP MSC PRIESTS, PATRICK TEITAUA,  PACIFIC UNION, AND WALTER DOWNS, AMERICAN PROVINCE.

 

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We are shocked and saddened of the passing of our brother Fr Patrick Teitiaua MSC

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He died at the young age of 53. Our prayers and condolences are with all the members of Patrick’s family and his...

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CONTACTS FOR PURCHASING MSC MUSIC AND MSC RECENT BOOKS

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[Just before you note the MSC Music address, there is a clarification concerning the excerpts from Tony Arthur's reflection on Good Friday, published for the Triduum. The attribution of his central paragraph to Donald Senior CP, Jesus, a...

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