Missionaries of the Sacred Heart, an Australian community, in a worldwide religious congregation.
Jesus loved with a human heart: with him we proclaim his love to the world.
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.
- Published: Thursday, 13 December 2018 22:49
ACKNOWLEDGING ADRIAN MEANEY MSC, 85th BIRTHDAY
Adrian turns 85 tomorrow, December 15th.
Professed, 26th February, 1955, ordained (with his brother, Basil, of Brisbane archdiocese), June 29th, 1961.
Adrian spent many years in the Northern Territory, especially in Alice Springs, and many...
- Published: Wednesday, 12 December 2018 23:03
WELCOME TO TRIEU
Welcome to Melbourne, Trieu.
You might be asking: who is Trieu, Trieu Quoc Nguyen? The answer is that he is a young man from Vietnam who has asked to join the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart in Australia.
Perhaps at home in Melbourne already!
In fact, he has been living...
- Published: Thursday, 06 December 2018 22:43
PHOTOS AND OCCASIONS
Photos from around the province...
Kensington, end of year morning tea - at the Chevalier Resource Centre
That's Albert Yelds on the right, home from Kiribati - at 93, he is the fifth in seniority in the province.
With Allison Mackenzie, director of the Chevalier...
- Published: Tuesday, 11 December 2018 22:36
MSC INCREASE - ASIA, PACIFIC, LATIN AMERICA
While we regret the regression of numbers in religious life in western culture, we are encouraged by growth and increase beyond Australia.
PROFESSIONS IN FIJI
Greetings from Sacred Heart House, Fiji
We congratulate our brothers, Brs. Tadeo...
- Published: Thursday, 06 December 2018 00:04
CONGRATULATIONS TONY YOUNG MSC, COMPANION OF THE STAR OF MELANESIA.
Australian MSC dinning out at Maggi Seafood Restaurant, Port Moresby tonight:
L-R Frs Leo Wearden, Paul Guy, Brian Cahill, Tony Young, Paul Jennings, Ben Fleming.
In honour of Fr Tony Young receiving his PNG Logahu Award on...
- Published: Monday, 10 December 2018 23:31
BOOK LAUNCH, NOEL MANSFIELD, FROM DAWN TO DUSK
Friday November 30 at Findon
Dawn to Dusk - Towards a Spirituality of Ageing, Published by Coventry Press
Noel and memories of the Sea of Galilee (not Henley Beach)
What happens at a book launch besides people gathering, having a...
- Published: Tuesday, 04 December 2018 22:24
BRIAN GALLAGHER MSC, NEW BOOK, COMMUNAL WISDOM
Coventry Press announce Communal Wisdom, a revised and enlarged version of Brian's previous book. It draws on the material from his recent doctoral thesis on discernment.
A Way of Discernment for A Pilgrim Church
- Published: Sunday, 09 December 2018 22:47
JOHN EHLEFLEDT MSC, CELEBRATING 102nd BIRTHDAY - AND HE IS 83 YEARS PROFESSED!
A lunch yarn with John's niece, Mary, and his brother, Kevin MSC
It is good to be able to post a website exclusive - well, it was exclusive two years ago when John turned 100, and it was exclusive last year when...
- Published: Monday, 03 December 2018 22:43
December 8 beatification of Of Gods and Men monks will be a first for the Church
These monks were killed alongside so many thousands of Algerians
[Of Gods and Men/ Des Dieux et des hommes (2010) is one of the best all-time films with Catholic themes. Well worth seing - inspiring.]
- Published: Saturday, 08 December 2018 07:48
8th DECEMBER, MISSIONARIES OF THE SACRED HEART, FOUNDATION DAY: 164 YEARS
Jules Chevalier and Eugene Maugest completed their novena. received a donation and the parish priest of Issoudun encouraged their enterprise, 8th December 1854.
Here is a reflection for Foundation Day. Thanks to Fr...
- Published: Monday, 03 December 2018 00:18
A PERSPECTIVE ON WHAT IT IS LIKE TO PREACH: KRISH JON MATHAVAN MSC
COMPANIONS IN PROCLAIMING: OUR EXPERIENCE OF BREAKING OPEN THE WORD OCTOBER 22 – 25 2018
This was the title of the meeting that the clergy of Adelaide had last month.
The first cab off the rank was Krish. He was the first...