Chancery Notice – 24 May 2019


1. 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

2. The following have their terms at the Board of Abilities Beyond Limitation and Expectations Ltd (ABLE) extended for a further term of two [2] years with effect from 16 May 2019:

a. Ms Jessica Lee
b. Ms Marcia Troxler
c. Dr Sylvia Teo
d. Mr Lawrence Loh

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 for a Statement of Suitability to Minister as a cleric. Ho also did not come under any local church entity which could ensure that he was suitable to teach the Catholic faith as a lay person.

Having met Ho in person and having conducted further inquiry, the Chancery wishes to inform the faithful of the following.

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) [...]

Chancery Notice – 19 October 2018

Appointments1. Fr Johan Rita Wongso SSCC is appointed Parish Priest of the Church of Blessed Sacrament for a term of six [6] years in accordance with can. 158 with effect from 28 October 2018.2. Fr James Yeo is reappointed Rector of the Catholic Theological Institute of Singapore (CTIS) for a term of five [5] years [...]

Chancery Notice – 20 September 2018

Appointments1. Fr Rusdi Santoso SSCC is appointed Assistant Priest for Church of the Blessed Sacrament for a term of three [3] years with effect from 28 June 2018.2. Fr Terence Kesavan is appointed Director of the Office for Catechetics (OFC) for a term of three [3] years with effect from 16 August 2018.3. Fr Adrian [...]

Chancery Notice – 17 September 2018

Banns of OrdinationThe following candidate Deacon Gabriel Wong Feixiang will be called to the Order of the Presbyterate on 1 January 2019 at Church of St Bernadette by His Grace, Archbishop William Goh DD.The publication of these banns fulfil the canonical requirement, can. 1051 2°. Catholics are obliged to reveal any impediments or circumstances that would [...]

Chancery Notice – 20 August 2018

Appointments1. Fr Erbin Fernandez has been given permission to be on sabbatical leave and rest with immediate effect.2. Ms Pauline Goh has been appointed a member of the Archdiocesan Strategic Planning of Resources (ASPR) Council for a term of three [3] years with effect from 9 July 2018.3. Ms Gan Siok Loon is reappointed as [...]

Chancery Notice – 18 July 2018

A number of clergy in the Archdiocese of Singapore have reported that they have been impersonated in fraudulent emails sent from unknown sources. These emails are addressed generically and seek considerable sums of money as a “personal request”. These impersonations have included the Archbishop of Singapore ([email protected]) and the Chancellor ([email protected]). The authorities are looking [...]

Chancery Notice – 2 July 2018

Appointments1. The following persons have been appointed as Committee Members to the TRCAS Chinese Mission Fund for a term of two [2] years with effect from 17 May 2018:a. Mr Joseph Hob. Mr Simon Chow […]

Chancery Notice – 1 June 2018

Banns of Ordination The following Seminarian Bro. Gabriel Wong Feixiang will be called to the Order of Deacons on 25 July 2018 at the Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour (OLPS) by His Grace, Archbishop William Goh DD. The publication of this banns fulfils the canonical requirement, can. 1051 2. Catholics are obliged to [...]