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.

OUR LADY OF THE SACRED HEART - A CHEVALIER FAMILY FEAST DAY

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Mary, Our Lady of the Sacred Heart - and a variety of OLSH images.

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Mary did not receive the Son of God only into her body, but into her entire being as woman. By Jesus becoming human, God assures us that the unique condition of...

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SISTER PATRICIA FOX - DEPORTATION WEEKEND

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Sister Patricia Fox, Sister of Sion, was to be deported today, May 25th. Her lawyers are still working to stop the deportation.

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Her case is, as has been noted on this site, important for the Chevalier Family. Some confreres were interned during the...

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PAUL COLLINS' LATEST BOOK - ABSOLUTE POWER - BACK ON FAMILIAR GROUND

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Paul Collins has been on radio recently, especially Radio National, speaking about his new book on the role and power of the Popes (as well as commenting on current issues in the Australian Church) - something he was...

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INTRODUCING THERESE WARFIELD, EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT AT TREAND HOUSE

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Therese Warfield

Missionaries of the Sacred Heart

Executive Assistant

 

Hi Everyone,

I recently commenced work at Treand House, Coogee in the role of EA to the Provincial, Fr Chris McPhee MSC.

My husband Brett and I,...

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MSC VIETNAM NEWS.

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Chris McPhee writes: As we all are aware of Thoi and his recovery [do keep him in your prayer], we, as a council have approved for 12 months Hoang Huy Nguyen as Superior. I would like to thank him very much for accepting this position under difficult circumstances. We have...

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ROGER DUGGAN MSC, TRIBUTE

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25 October 1941 – 14 May 2018

May he Rest in Peace

With thanks for John Fitzgerald MSC and Carl Tranter for their words on Roger - some written in anticipation of his Silver Jubilee of Priesthood which would have been on June 26th next.  Roger's funeral took...

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YOUNG ADULTS  AT ST MARY'S TOWERS WEEKEND WITH TRU NGUYEN MSC AND CHRIS McPHEE MSC

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Tru Nguyen MSC from OLSH Randwick came to Douglas Park with a group of young adults from the parish and were joined by Chris McPhee for reflections.

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Clive Sam’s Reflection (second from the left)

The...

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A PETER HENDRIKS MSC STORY

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Recently discovered through Google, a story we missed for the site in 2015.

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Cover of the book on MSC stories.

It is a brief interview with Peter Hendriks from The Catholic Weekly. At the time his ministry was Vocation work. At the time, he produced a book of MSC...

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NEW BOOK  BY KHOI NGUYEN MSC, A QUIET PLACE WITHIN

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Last year Khoi published his first book. It was written in Vietnamese.

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He now writes "My first book in English has just been released this week. Hope this would be an easy and spiritually helpful read for all readers. Thanks to Hugh...

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RIP, ROGER DUGGAN MSC

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Photo of Roger, taken by Paul Castley when he visited him in Cork in 2015.

News has come from Ireland that our confrere, Roger Duggan died this morning, May 15th. He was 76.

Roger was born in the UK on October 25th 1941, later king his way to Australia. He joined the...

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YOUNG MSC MEETING AT DOUGLAS PARK

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Back row, Peter Hendriks, Frank Dineen, Pat Mara; centre right, Chris McPhee, Kimi Vunivesilevu; Front row, Tru Nguyen, Khoi Nguyen, Krish Mathavan.

Present were Frank Dineen, Vocations and Formation and Chris McPhee, Provincial Superior who was Novice...

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