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: Friday, 23 March 2018 23:12
WEEKEND PHOTOS AROUND THE PROVINCE
There are various occasions around the Province where photos are taken, some appearing on Facebook. We take the opportunity to highlight some recent events and pictures.
Most of the Melbourne community
A farewell to Sylvester Warwakai MSC from the PNG...
- Published: Thursday, 22 March 2018 22:22
OSCAR ROMERO, ANNIVERSARY 24TH MARCH, 1980 - CAUSE FOR CANONISATION
Oscar Romero has been seen as a hero for our times. Here is some documentation about his moving towards canonisation.
Archbishop Romero’s beatification as a martyr, killed out of hatred of the faith, took place in San...
- Published: Wednesday, 21 March 2018 22:48
CARDINAL JOHN RIBAT MSC IN THE US, WITH HIS VICAR GENERAL, BEN FLEMING MSC
Here is the report of the speech John Ribat gave at the Catholic University of America - and some photo mementos of the visit.
"Most of the islands are in danger," he told an audience at The Catholic University of...
- Published: Tuesday, 20 March 2018 22:41
MARY MAGDALENE, GOSPELS AND FILM
MARY MAGDALENE. A SIGNIS STATEMENT (WORLD CATHOLIC ASSOCIATION FOR COMMUNICATION).
UK/Australia, 2018, 120 minutes, Rooney Mara, Joaquin Phoenix, Chiwitel Ejiofor, Tahar Rahim, Ariane Lebed, Denis Menochet, Tcheky Karyo, Ryan Corr. Directed by Garth Davis.
- Published: Monday, 19 March 2018 22:43
A MISSION STORY THAT MIGHT BE OF INTEREST
We are used to hearing PNG war stories, especially about Fr Ted Harris MSC. Here is another war mission story from the Irish MSC Vocations Promotion site.
What is the #TabarCiborium
It's about the story of an Irish priest who was executed by the...
- 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...