Welcoming the little ones to Mass

May 12th, 2020|

Father Luke Fong If one goes by the letter of the law (as far as Canon Law is concerned), then parents would not be faulted if they simply come to Mass without their children. The laws of the Church only require children who have reached [...]

Chancery Notice – 6 May, 2019

May 6th, 2020|

Archdiocesan Stance on the Virtual Solemnization of Marriages In light of the Covid-19 (Temporary Measures for Solemnization and Registration of Marriages) Bill that was passed in Parliament on 5 May 2020, the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore has reviewed our theological, canonical and pastoral understanding [...]

What to do when God calls you?

April 30th, 2020|

“Teacher, what good must I do to gain eternal life?” (Matthew 19:16). This was the question put to Jesus by the rich young man. So fundamental is this question that everyone, at one time or another, will have to embark on this quest for the [...]

Getting to be born again

April 30th, 2020|

Father Ronald Rolheiser What does it mean to “be born again, to “be born from above”? If you’re an Evangelical or a Baptist, you’ve probably already answered that for yourself. However, if you’re a Roman Catholic or a mainline Protestant then the phrase probably isn’t [...]

Honouring every child’s uniqueness

April 30th, 2020|

Magdalene Chin In keeping with the mantra of its founder Blessed Nicolas Barré, inherent in every CHIJ school is a mission to honour the unique giftedness of each child. Every educator in the school aims to “discern the minds of the children in order to [...]