1. Fr Anthony Maria Joseph, a priest from the Diocese of Salem, Tamil Nadu is engaged for two years to work in the Archdiocese and is assigned to the Church of St Francis of Assisi for a term of two years from 1st of January 2014. Apart from assisting with parish duties, he will also look after Tamil speaking migrant workers in the Jurong area.

  2. Fr Eugene Lee CSsR has been appointed as Assistant Chaplain to the Roman Catholic Prisons Ministry from 1st January 2014 for a term of two years renewable.

  3. Archbishop William Goh DD, STL has accepted the retirement of Fr Michael Teo from active ministry in the Archdiocese with effect from 20th January 2014.

  4. Fr Michael Teo has been assigned to the Church of St Stephen as a priest in residence with effect from 20th January 2014.

  5. Mr Gerald Kong has been appointed as Executive Secretary for the two new bodies that were established, namely the Archdiocesan Catholic Council for Ecumenical Dialogue (ACCED) and the Archdiocesan Catholic Council for Inter-Religious Dialogue (ACCIRD).


Chrism Mass 2014 is scheduled for 17 April 2014 at 10.30am at Church of St Ignatius, 120 King’s Road.

The Redemptorists community has appointed Fr George Puthenpura CSsR from Bangalore as the Postulant Director from 5th January 2014 and he will be able to offer his priestly services to the Archdiocese. His residence is at the Redemptorists formation house in Ponggol.

A Catholic Students Chaplaincy has been established at James Cook University with Fr Jude David as the chaplain to oversee the pastoral care of Catholic students enrolled at this university.

Chancery of the Titular Roman Catholic Archbishop of Singapore
Download PDF file: ChanceryNoticeCN2014-001.pdf

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