Chancery Notices


Chancery Notice – 4 November 2019

The Chancery has recently received reports that a man known as Benediktus Yakobus Ratuwalu, also known as ‘Benito’ or ‘Beny Ratuwalu’. Ratuwalu has been soliciting donations for impoverished children here in Singapore, claiming to be operating as a priest under the Missionary Society of the Divine Word (SVD). However, Ratuwalu’s [...]

Chancery Notice – 26 August 2019

APPOINTMENTS Mr Sean La’Brooy has been nominated as a member of the Board of Management for CHIJ schools in accordance with the provisions of the Constitutions of the Board of Management for a term of two [2] years with effect from 1 January 2020. Fr Terence Kesavan is appointed Spiritual Director for the Catechesis [...]

Chancery Notice – 22 August 2019

Banns of Ordination The following candidate Deacon Friar Aiden Peter OFM from the Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans), will be called to the Order of the Presbyterate on 27 October 2019 at Church of St Mary of the Angels by His Grace, Archbishop William Goh DD. The publication of these banns fulfil the canonical [...]

Chancery Notice – 24 May 2019

APPOINTMENTS The following are appointed to the Archdiocesan Biblical Apostolate with the following roles for a term of two [2] years with effect from 16 May 2019: a. James Edward Nichols – Director b. Paul Tang Wei-Min – Deputy Director The following have their terms at the Board of Abilities Beyond Limitation and Expectations Ltd [...]

Chancery Notice – 21 May 2019

On 4 February 2019, the Chancery issued Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2019/003 seeking information regarding a man named Benjamin Ho, who had claimed to be a Catholic priest and was conducting ministry in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore. Ho’s ministry was not authorised in the Archdiocese as he was not incardinated here and had not applied [...]

Chancery Notice – May 2

Obituary Mr Anthony Yeo Pway Soo, father of Fr Timothy Yeo, passed away on 2 May 2019. He was 93. Mr Yeo’s wake will be held at Block 717, Woodlands Drive 70, Singapore 730717. Night prayers will be held at 7.00 PM (Mandarin) and at 8.00 PM (English). Funeral Mass Date: 6 May 2019 (Mon) [...]

Ambassadors of peace visit archbishop

Members of Roses of Peace (from second left, Ms Noor Hanisah Binte Noordin, Mr Wan Muhammad Fazlan Nordin and Mr Mohamed Irshad) presented Archbishop Goh with a ‘Letter of Peace’. Also in the photo are Mr Andre Ahchak, director of communications, Archbishop’s Office (far left); Msgr Philip Heng and Mr Gerald Kong from the Archdiocesan [...]

One man’s unique ministry to the elderly

For decades, Andrew Goh has been using dialects to teach the faith to the elderly. Annabelle Liang catches up with him.Mr Goh using props to teach catechism in the home of an elderly person.Come rain or shine, Mr Andrew Goh mounts his maroon scooter to perform his daily mission. For the past 24 years, the [...]

Chancery Notice – 26 January 2017

APPOINTMENTS  1. Fr Gerard Weerakoon has been reappointed a member of the Board of Visitors to the Singapore Armed Forces Detention Barracks by the Armed Forces Council for a term of three [3] years from 1 July 2017 — 30 June 2020.   2. The following have been reappointed as Board members to Abilities Beyond Limitations [...]