We are an international, mission-driven congregation of Catholic women founded in 1880 by St. Frances Xavier Cabrini.

Who we are

The Missionary Sisters of the Sacred heart of Jesus

We are a religious Congregation of Catholic women founded by St. Frances Xavier Cabrini, a great Missionary deeply in love with Jesus.

We are women and lay partners and collaborators who share God’s love throughout the Earth, especially to those who are most needy“.

~ Sister Barbara Staley, MSC General Superior


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"The world is too small to limit ourselves to one point; I want to embrace it entirely and to reach all its parts."
~ Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini

Stories from Cabrini World

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I can understand now that these wonderful Sisters were only concerned with reaching out to the peripheries – going out and ministering to people, including those in society who were considered to be “witch doctors”, as they still used traditional treatments.

These Cabrini Ministries were way ahead of their time, as even back then, they were able to understand that shepherds ought to smell like their sheep.

~ Father Ncamiso Aloysius Vilakati, eSwatini

Where our love reaches

0 Countries where we directly serve the most vulnerable populations
0 Combined years of MSC Sisters currently serving the Church through Religious Life
0 Countries where our temporal goods are used on behalf of mission
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Sacred Heart of Jesus in MSC World

Sacred Heart of Jesus in MSC World

Last Friday, 11 June, the Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus was celebrated in different parts of the world.The Sacred Heart at the centre of our mission continues to flood with its love so many realities that remember it with joy. On this solemn day the sisters renew their vows.Between celebrations and festivities we…

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Sisters serving at the border: news from Catholic Charities USA to Cabrini Mission Foundation

Sisters serving at the border: news from Catholic Charities USA to Cabrini Mission Foundation

The Leadership Conference of Women Religious ( LCWR ) is the association of the leaders of congregations of Catholic women religious in the United States. The conference has about 1350 members, who represent nearly 80 percent of the approximately 49,000 women religious in the United States. Founded in 1956, the conference assists its members to…

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