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.


We are to be on earth the heart of God. God has no other heart but ours.

Current News

The MSC General Administration have published membership statistics for 2010.

The statistics below are for membership of Provinces and Unions.


Australia                                                                    171

Belgium                                                                       65

Central America                                                           27

Canada                                                                       33

Curitiba, Brazil                                                             26

France                                                                        75

Holland                                                                       74

India                                                                          79

Indonesia                                                                  340

Ireland                                                                      128

Italy                                                                           33

North Germany                                                           93

Philippines                                                                 129

Papua New Guinea                                                     114

Pacific Union                                                               49

Republica Dominicana                                                 56

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil                                                  47

São Paolo, Brazil                                                        59

South Germany, Austria                                              64

Spain                                                                        48

Union of French-speaking countries, Africa                   62

United States                                                            69

Total at 31st December 2010                              1841

 The total of 1841 is just two below the 2009 total of 1843.

 The statistics do not indicate where members of a province live and minister, eg Indonesians in Japan, Irish members in South Africa, Americans in New Ireland, Australians in Japan and Papua New Guinea.  Korean members come under the Philippines province. Venezuelans come under the Irish Province. Colombians come under the American province. Vietnamese members come under the Australian province.