A panel discussion session during the CANA Film Festival during which participants shared their thoughts on the film, Cart.
A total of 23 films, various panel discussions, workshops and a fringe festival for the whole family. These were just some of the highlights of the second edition of the CANA Film Festival (CFF) held from
The biennial festival aimed to bring noteworthy independent films that espouse the universality of Catholic social teachings through depictions of good versus evil, friendship, hope and disappointment, life, love and loss.
The Teachers’ Day Mass was held at CHIJ St Theresa’s Convent on Sept 10.
“Teachers are called to believe in the mercy of God for unless we are believers of the mercy and receive it, we cannot give it to others,” said Msgr Ambrose Vaz during the Teachers’ Day Mass.
Catholics educators from across the island gathered at CHIJ St Theresa’s Convent for the annual celebration on Sept 10. The event was organised by the Archdiocesan Commission for Catholic Schools (ACCS).
Together with the main celebrant, Msgr Vaz and concelebrants Frs Adrian Danker and Edward Seah, the Mass was attended by teachers from all walks of life. The choir was from the music ministry of St Theresa’s Convent and the altar servers were from Catholic High School and St Patrick’s School.
A group of kids performing their skit during the Children’s Drama Workshop held from Sept 5-7.
A youth group of the Church of Christ the King organised a Children’s Drama Workshop for kids aged 6-12.
The workshop, run by Theatre of Gifts with the help of fellow youths from the community, aimed to show the kids God’s love for them and subsequently to love themselves and their neighbours.
The halls of the church echoed with laughter and shouts of joy as the 60 kids spent three days from Sept 5-7 learning about God’s love for them through drama activities and games.
Missionaries of Charity Sisters praying during the Mass held at the Church of St Francis of Assisi.
The Missionaries of Charity Sisters in Singapore organised a thanksgiving Mass in honour of the canonisation of their foundress, St Teresa of Kolkata.
She was canonised by Pope Francis on Sept 4.
The Mass in Singapore was held at the Church of St Francis of Assisi on Sept 10.