A humble and committed priest

Jared Ng It is not how long you are a priest but the commitment, dedication and devotion that goes into your ministry. For Father Vincent Chee, who celebrates his golden jubilee this year, the source of his commitment is “encountering God’s love”, said Archbishop William Goh . “He is [...]

November 7th, 2019|Categories: CatholicNews, Featured|

A calling to serve the poor

Audrey Lee and Cindy Elisabeth Lim For 35-year-old Friar Aiden Peter, who was born into a Christian family in Tawau, Sabah, the thought of entering the priesthood never entered his mind when he was growing up. From young he believed in God, went to church and said his prayers [...]

November 7th, 2019|Categories: CatholicNews, Featured|

Faith in work and work in faith

Bernadette Lee When work becomes more central to our lives, where does that leave the spiritual aspect of our lives? Drawing a balance between faith practices and the workplace’s mixed secular codes of conduct is a perennial source of difficulty for an increasingly competitive and [...]

November 1st, 2019|Categories: CatholicNews, Featured|

Turning what they learn into action

Raine Seah Inspired by the acts of selfless love of their patron saint, Saint Louis de Montfort, towards the last, the lost and the least, Assumption English School (AES) strives to develop compassionate students also known as Assumptionknights who think beyond themselves, and who are willing to serve others, [...]

October 14th, 2019|Categories: CatholicNews, Featured|

Archbishop’s pastoral visit: Engages beneficiaries, staff at Caritas’ social mission bodies

Jared Ng Against the backdrop of a fast-paced modern society, coupled with an ageing population, there are certainly many health and social issues that would require the Church’s attention. Some of these issues include mental wellness, from managing stress to psychological issues, various ageing related [...]

October 10th, 2019|Categories: CatholicNews, Featured|