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.

Website restructuring for two weeks. No postings for a fortnight, but then......

 

Website restructuring for two weeks. No postings for a fortnight, but then...

As recorded on Monday, there have been a number of difficulties in access to the MSC Province website.

News came today that...

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STEPHEN HACKETT MSC, GENERAL SECRETARY, AUSTRALIAN CATHOLIC BISHOPS CONFERENCE

Canberra hosts international meeting of general secretaries, France, Germany, England and Wales.

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General secretaries of the bishops conferences of France, Australia, Germany and England and Wales at the Australian...

Read more: STEPHEN HACKETT MSC, GENERAL SECRETARY, AUSTRALIAN CATHOLIC BISHOPS CONFERENCE

 GLIMPSES OF MSC MINISTRY BEYOND AUSTRALIA

After the local glimpses yesterday, here is some activity in PNG and the Philippines – people we might know.

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PNG and a visit to the PNG Province by the MSC Superior General, Abzalon

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And quite a welcome to De Boismenu College – a welcome to a...

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APOLOGY TO VISITORS TO THIS SITE, LACK OF AVAILABILITY

 

Increasingly, visitors to this site have found that a message comes up, "Resource Limit is reached".  It is doing this as I write for the MSC Home Page  and Peter Malone's website as well as not allowing photos to uploaded by the editor...

Read more: APOLOGY TO VISITORS TO THIS SITE, LACK OF AVAILABILITY

 GLIMPSES OF MSC MINISTRY BEYOND AUSTRALIA

After the local glimpses yesterday, here is some activity in PNG and the Philippines – people we might know.

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PNG and a visit to the PNG Province by the MSC Superior General, Abzalon

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And quite a welcome to De Boismenu College – a welcome to a...

Read more: GLIMPSES OF MSC MINISTRY BEYOND AUSTRALIA

HINDMARSH, MSC PRESENCE AND WITHDRAWAL

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We present a tribute to MSC in Hindmarsh parish, Adelaide, as we withdraw and hand the parish back to the Archdiocese of Adelaide.

Noel Mansfield MSC collected the material and the photos.  With thanks.

                    

In the coming week, we will...

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SOME GLIMPSES OF MSC MINISTRY

Visitors to the site sometimes wonder what MSC are doing, where they are.

Here are some glimpses.

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Peter Hendriks, parish priest of Nightcliff, Darwin, First Communion.

And from the NT to the highlands of PNG

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Brian Cahill, Tarpini, PNG, fund-raiser, with a...

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PETER TO ROT FEAST DAY CELEBRATION.

 PNG Catholic Association New South Wales

 

 

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Catechist from New Britain, Peter To Rot, martyr, killed by the Japanese towards the end of World War II, was beatified in Port Moresby in 1995.

His Feast Day, July 7th, is more than a day for significance...

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SOME GLIMPSES OF MSC MINISTRY

Visitors to the site sometimes wonder what MSC are doing, where they are.

Here are some glimpses.

p hendriks first communion

Peter Hendriks, parish priest of Nightcliff, Darwin, First Communion.

And from the NT to the highlands of PNG

brian cahill tapini cheque

Brian Cahill, Tarpini, PNG, fund-raiser, with a...

Read more: SOME GLIMPSES OF MSC MINISTRY

ANNOUNCING THE FIRST EDITION OF ENCOUNTERS OF HEARTS

This is the first edition of the magazine of the Lay Members of the Chevalier Family.

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Jules Chevalier had a dream of a lay branch of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart. This vision has come to life in recent decades, spreading over all...

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Do you know the Australian congregation of Sisters, The Missionary Sisters of Service?

This year they are celebrating 75 years. And their Melbourne celebration is being hosted by the MSCs at Blackburn parish.

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Here is some history well worth knowing. (Story by Fiona Basile and photos)

Read more: Do you know the Australian congregation of Sisters, The Missionary Sisters of Service?