Our News

We, Missionary Sisters of Service, keep busy in our various communities. We host and attend events, are busy with different projects, and happenings. On this page, you’ll find links to all our latest news and events, reflections and books.

Circles of Silence

Circles of Silence

Corrie van den Bosh MSS writes in the August 2019 edition of Contemplative Evolution Network about a silent protest in support of our brothers and sisters being held in detention, and prays that we may grow our collective human consciousness of the Oneness of...

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Dear Mother Dear Father

Dear Mother Dear Father

Dear Mother Dear Father Letters Home from John Corcoran Wallis 1927-1949 Edited and compiled by Bernadette T Wallis We are excited that this new book, published by Coventry Press, is now available (see Melbourne launch photos below).   In it, ‘Bernadette Wallis has...

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Joy and gratitude mark 75-year anniversary

Joy and gratitude has marked the 75-year anniversary celebrations in Melbourne for the Missionary Sisters of Service, which took place yesterday on Sunday 7 July. 8 July officially marks 75 years since the founding of the Missionary Sisters of Service by Fr John...

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Anniversary Mass and Celebration, 7 July

Anniversary Mass and Celebration, 7 July

It is with great excitement and joy that we, the Missionary Sisters of Service (MSS), an Australian grown congregation of Religious women impacting the lives of people living on the margins, celebrate our 75-year anniversary this Sunday 7 July at St Thomas the Apostle...

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Commemorative cookbook launched in Victoria

Commemorative cookbook launched in Victoria

“We are celebrating 75 years of story, of history and of being immersed in people’s lives right across this nation,” stated Stancea Vichie, congregational leader of the Missionary Sisters of Service, at the recent launch of the MSS’ commemorative cookbook, Food for...

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Commemorative Cookbook

Commemorative Cookbook

In 2019 we celebrate our 75-year anniversary! To mark this special year, we have a number of events throughout the year. We have also released a special commemorative cookbook that contains photos and stories of the MSS over 75 years, plus more than 30 recipes. Food...

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Safeguarding Commitment Statement

Safeguarding Commitment Statement

The Missionary Sisters of Service Community, ‘The MSS Community’, comprising of the Sisters of the MSS and their entities – the Stewardship Council, the Business Finance and Property Committee, and Highways and Byways Ltd – and our partners, staff and volunteers, are...

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Throughout 2019 we are celebrating our 75-year anniversary! There are a range of upcoming events in honour of this special milestone.     MELBOURNE BOOK LAUNCH OF DEAR MOTHER, DEAR FATHER: LETTERS HOME FROM JOHN CORCORAN WALLIS 1927 - 1949 The Melbourne book...

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