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.

MORE PHOTOS OF THE VIETNAMESE ORDINATIONS

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Last week the site posted the news of the ordinations in Manila last Saturday. Here is a brief summary and some more pictures, thanks to the Philippine Scholasticate Faebook page and photos sent by Hoang MSC, community leader in Vietnam.

Two of our...

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PUBLICATION, HEARTS BURNING WITHIN US, PETER MALONE MSC

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From the Foreword to the book, Stephen Hackett MSC.

During Lent in 2013, parishioners of St Thomas the Apostle Parish at Camp Hill in Brisbane participated in a scriptural Lenten program. After Easter, a group of these parishioners...

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CARL TRANTER, PRIESTHOOD, SILVER JUBILEE, 1993-2018

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Carl Tranter, current Provincial Superior in Ireland, celebrated the Silver Jubilee of his Ordination on July 17th 2018. He is an Englishman.

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Celebrating with confreres

His ministry has been in Tamworth parish in the UK, Princethorpe...

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THE NEW BISHOP OF DARWIN: CHARLES GAUCI

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An MSC note: The Missionaries of the Sacred Heart welcome the announcement that Fr Charles Gauci of Adelaide is to be the next Bishop of the Diocese of Darwin. The MSC have served for over 100 years in the Diocese, with the...

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ACKNOWLEDGING JOHN FRANZMANN MSC

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John Franzmann turns 80 today. He has been a Missionary of the Sacred Heart for 60 years and a priest for 53 years.

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John is a Queenslander and went to secondary school at Downlands College, Toowoomba. He made his first profession on February 26th 1958....

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HAPPY NEWS: VIETNAMESE ORDINATIONS, MINH AS PRIEST, DANH AS DEACON

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Happy news for the MSC, Vietnam, and for Australian MSC with Vietnam part of the province.

News and Photos from the Philippine Scholasticate Facebook Page:

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July 14, 2018 Quezon City, Philippines Two of our Vietnamese MSC...

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PHOTOS AND STORIES AROUND THE PROVINCE

KENSINGTON

OLSH and MSC Meet.

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With thanks to Elaine Troy for the photo.

 

ADELAIDE

OLSH and MSC Meet Again

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Last week the OLSH invited us to their home in Kilburn for a meal. This was to commemorate the Feast of the Sacred Heart. We will return...

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ACKNOWLEDGING TED McCORMACK MSC

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Tomorrow, Fr Ted McCormack MSC turns 85. He will celebrate at Monivae College his base in recent years for parish supply in the Sandhurst and Ballarat dioceses.

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On his 60th anniversary of profession, with his Presentation sister, Therese.

Born July 14th...

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RECENT MSC APPOINTMENTS

John Mulrooney MSC

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John has been appointed to Chevalier College in June 2018. John’s will role will be one that will evolve as he sees and becomes aware of the pastoral needs of teachers and students alike.  We are delighted that John has decided to take up this...

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BOOK LAUNCH. KHOI DOAN NGUYEN MSC, A QUIET PLACE IN THE HEART

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St Thomas’ parish, Blackburn was host to the launch of Khoi’s new book, A Quiet Place in the Heart. The function, with MSC confreres, OLSH and MSC Sisters, parishioners, friends and members of the Vietnamese community...

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HEART SPIRITUALITY IN MSC SCHOOLS: CHEVALIER COLLEGE

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With thanks to Debra Cloran, Chevalier College Communications for Photos and texts.

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Food collected for those in need.

Chevalier College Sacred Heart Day

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      Invited guests joined the Chevalier College community for Sacred Heart...

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