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MSMHC

The Congregation of Missionary Sisters of Mary Help of Christians (MSMHC), the first indigenous Congregation in North East India was founded on October 24, 1942, at Guwahati, Assam by His Excellency Stephen Ferrando, SDB, the then Bishop of Shillong. The Congregation has six provinces in India and a delegation in Italy. The provincial headquarters are at Bangalore, Guwahati, Kolkata, Shillong, Tinsukia and Tezpur and the delegation headquarter is at Turin, Italy. It has over 1500 members belonging to 60 ethnic groups working in 190 centres in India and 25 in other countries.

  • Salesian
    Salesian Vicar General at Hatigaon
  • newly professed 2019
    Newly professed sisters are welcomed at Hatigaon
  • final profession
    Final profession at Hatigaon on 8 December 2019
  • final profession
    Final profession at Hatigaon on 8 December 2019
  • FIS
    Past pupils’ meet at Ferrando Institute of Spirituality
  • FIS
    Past pupils’ meet at Ferrando Institute of Spirituality
Resource Centres
Bethel

Bethel

Bethel Prayer Centre, established on 16 February 2006 is run by the MSMHC. It is…

FIS

FIS

Ferrando Institute of Spirituality (FIS), founded on 20 June 2009, a daring…

CDI

CDI

The Centre for Development Initiatives (CDI) is a social wing of the Missionary…

MAC

MAC

Missionary Animation Centre (MAC) was launched in the year 2000 to facilitate the…

MSMHC Videos

News Updates

Christmas Joy at Iongkhuli, Focus Village

The spirit of Christmas burst forth with the singing of carols on 22 December 2019 at Pre- Christmas celebration in…

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FINAL PROFESSION: Forever for Christ

In a solemn Eucharistic celebration on 7 December 2019 at Hatigaon officiated by Archbishop John Moolachira of…

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Hatigaon Welcomes Cardinal Charles Bo

Hatigaon had the joy of welcoming His Eminence, Cardinal Charles Bo, Archbishop of Yangon, the President of the…

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Bishop of Mavelikara visits Hatigaon

Most Rev. Joshua Mar Ignathios, Bishop of Mavelikara, the First Vice-President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference…

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Mother_Philo
From Superior General's Desk

"Living a Christ centred life impels us to be merciful like Him."

Year of Mercy : An invitation to be like the Father.
Events Calendar
Book, Journal and Newsletter
Overseas Mission Highlights
Myanmar
Myanmar

The MSMHC Community in Myanmar welcomed Sr. Christine Mynsong, the Assistant General, Sr. Rose Paite, the General…

Italy
Italy

Sr. Philomena Mathew, the Superior General made her canonical visitation in Italian Delegation during the month of May…

Germany
Germany

The MSMHC in Germany celebrated the Foundation Day of the Congregation on 24 October at St. Josef Kloste, Germany. A…

Swaziland
Swaziland

The YAC members had the annual convention at St. John Bosco’s Parish from 13 to 15 January. The programme offered a…

Ethiyopia
Ethiyopia

The MSMHC Community at Meki, Ethiopia welcomed Sr. Philomena Mathew the Superior General on 21 November as she arrived…

Lesotho
Lesotho

MSMHC in Lesotho officially opened the ‘Ferrando Resource Centre’ (Special School) at Maputsoe (Ha nyenye) on 18 November…

Image Gallery

  • At Founder's Tomb
  • silver jubilarians '19
  • jubilee '19
  • Mother Philo with Pope Francis
  • Hatigaon Community '19
  • Focus Village '19
  • Focus Village '19
  • Focus Village '19
  • Asha
  • Kiran
  • Sisters' Day '19
  • Sisters' Day '19
  • WAC Convention
  • Juniors '19
  • Juniors '19
  • Juniors '19
  • Newly professed 2018
  • final profession '18
  • final profession '18