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.

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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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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EASTER BLESSINGS

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Catholic Easter Prayer

Lord, the resurrection of Your Son
has given us new life and renewed hope.
Help us to live as new people
in pursuit of the Christian ideal.
Grant us wisdom to know what we must do,
the will to want to do it,
the courage to undertake it,
the...

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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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THE HOLY WEEK TRIDUUM – SOME HEART SPIRITUALITY

WHY DID JESUS DIE ON THE CROSS?

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Excerpts from the article by Tony Arthur MSC in the latest issue of Missionaries of the Sacred Heart, 2019/1. And with thanks to Patrick Sharpe MSC for sending the painting of the multicultural Last...

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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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CONGRATULATIONS, GREG McCANN MSC - 102 TODAY

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Honouring Greg McCann, a full life (and more), almost three quarters of a century of MSC life and ministry.
A reminder of his appointments:

1946-1950: Chevalier College.

1950-1951: Kensington.

1951-1957: Sideia.

1958-1974: Trobriand...

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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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ACKNOWLEDGING MARY SCARFE

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On our site we have been acknowledging MSC priests and brothers as they turn a significant age, and upwards.

 

It is important to acknowledge the women who have been a significant presence in MSC life and ministry.
With this in mind, we offer a tribute to...

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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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PAUL McCORMACK MSC, NEW CD NOW AVAILABLE, HYMNS FOR THE HARD ROAD

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                                            Hymns for the Hard Road

                                             Paul McCormack M.S.C.

 

Paul McCormack writes...

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