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: Sunday, 18 March 2018 23:04
NEW MSC FOUNDATION - IN MOZAMBIQUE
2018 sees an MSC foundation in a new country for the congregation. Mozambique is a Portuguese- language country, so our foundation is from Brazil, the Sao Paolo province.
Arrival of Benedito and Eduardo, first two msc in Mozambique, Africa. Received by the...
- Published: Saturday, 17 March 2018 09:43
GRADUATION NIGHT, UNIVERSITY OF DIVINITY, DR BRIAN GALLAGHER PhD, MASTERS OF THEOLOGICAL STUDIES: SYLVESTER WARWAKAI AND KHOI DOAN NGUYEN
March 16th saw the annual University of Divinity Graduations – but this time special for MSCs.
Brian Gallagher was awarded PhD for his thesis on...
- Published: Thursday, 15 March 2018 23:30
ROUND THE MSC COLLEGES: DOWNLANDS AND CHEVALIER STORIES.
A group of Downlands students are hosted by the MSC Missions Office - a meeting with missionary Fr Neville Dunne MSC from PNG (himself a student of Downlands College),
INVESTITURE MASS: DOWNLANDS
As is the tradition, the Downlands...
- Published: Thursday, 15 March 2018 07:34
SOME NEW RESPONSIBILITIES, PETER HEARN MSC AND PETER STEANE MSC
Peter Hearn has been appointed to the Senate of the Archdiocese of Sydney and as a consultor by Archbishop Fisher.
From the Randwick Parish website:
Fr Peter Hearn msc began his role as parish priest of OLSH and SMM on the 28th...
- Published: Tuesday, 13 March 2018 22:34
PIONEERING IN PNG EDUCATION ON LINE: TONY YOUNG MSC AND HOPE ACADEMY REPORT
MSC HOPE ACADEMY ANNUAL REPORT, 2017
FROM THE DIRECTOR
Hope Academy began in 2007 as the first online education provider in PNG. For most of the time since then it remained on the fringe of the formal education...
- Published: Monday, 12 March 2018 22:44
POPE FRANCIS, FIVE YEARS TODAY
POPE FRANCIS TO THE MISSIONARIES OF THE SACRED HEART AT THE TIME OF THE 2017 GENERAL CHAPTER
Pope Francis told us that the Church sends us out as Missionaries of the Sacred Heart to show by our lives and by our works the passionate and tender love of God for...
- Published: Sunday, 11 March 2018 22:44
AUSTRALIAN EMBASSY TO THE VATICAN, ANNE GARDINER OLSH.
After a rather headline year in 2017, Sister Anne Gardiner begins the year, speaking at the Australian Embassy to the Vatican on International Women's Day. The following information is from the Embassy website,
In recognition of...
- Published: Saturday, 10 March 2018 06:38
MSC GENERAL ADMINISTRATION, ELECTED 2017
Brief Information about new General Council:
Sent by Tony Arthur, seen in the above photo, who is completing his work as Secretary General.
Superior General, Mario Abzalón Alvarado Tovar (Central America)
Born in Guatemala CA, 20.09.1970...
- Published: Thursday, 08 March 2018 19:24
PETER CARROLL MSC, A PRISON CHAPLAIN STORY
"Chappy’s in no rush to get out of jail
Peter Carroll MSC, prison chaplain"
By Debbie Cramsie March 1, 2018
With permission requested from the Catholic Weekly where this first appeared
Fr Peter Carroll celebrating Mass for prisoners with...
- Published: Thursday, 08 March 2018 02:24
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2018
Much has happened worldwide since the 2017 International Women’s Day. The opening up of past male sexual harassment and assault on women, starting with the US movie industry and surfacing in so many other areas, means that there is a much more explicit...
- Published: Wednesday, 07 March 2018 05:50
KENJI KONDA, WELCOMED TO THE MSC COMMUNITY, BLACKBURN.
Kenji has joined the community at Blackburn. In recent years he has served on the Parish Councils in MSC parishes, Coogee and Randwick. He has also been working for the MSC Missions Office. A ceremony was held in the parish on March...