Chancery Notice – 4 February 2019

A photograph of Benjamin Ho wearing priestly vestments similar to those worn by the Oblates in Hong Kong.The Chancery has recently received reports of a man named Benjamin Ho 何伟震 (Pinyin: Hé Wěi Zhe̍n) who is conducting ministry within the Mandarin-speaking community. Ho claims to be a Catholic Oblate 獻主會 (Pinyin: Xiàn Zhǔ Huì) priest [...]

Chancery Notice – 19 November 2018

Appointments 1. Mgr Francis Lau is reappointed a Tribunal Advocate for a term of two [2] years with effect from 18 October 2018. 2. Fr James Yeo is reappointed Spiritual Director for the Apostolate for Catholic Truth (ACT) for a term of two [2] years with effect from 18 October 2018.3. Fr John-Paul Tan OFM is [...]

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 – 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 [...]

Fake emails warning

The Archbishop’s Communications Office (ArchComms) and the Chancery are warning Catholics to beware of fake email accounts and to be vigilant.The Chancery has released a notice on fraudulent emails impersonating clergy including the Archbishop and Chancellor.ArchComms, in its online CatholicSG Connect Bulletin, warned that it was possible that a PC was compromised, resulting in the [...]

Fr Albert Brys called to the Lord

OBITUARY Fr Albert Brys, CICM, of the Scheut Missionaries, passed away on 17 September 2017 in Torhout, Belgium. He passed peacefully on Sunday morning, after a last visit by his relatives and surrounded by his confreres, two weeks short of his 92nd birthday. Fr Albert Brys was born in Ostend, Belgium on 5 October 1925. [...]

Chancery Notice – 19 July 2017

OBITUARYMdm Tan Khar Siang, mother of Fr Ignatius Low, passed away on July 16.Her wake was held at the void deck of Blk 101, Hougang Ave 1. The funeral was held on July 20 and Mdm Tan was buried according to Buddhist rites. The archdiocese extends condolences to Fr Ignatius Low and his family in [...]

Chancery Notice – 10 February 2017

OBITUARYBr Bernard Michael Heaney, CSsR, of the Redemptorists in Singapore, passed away on Feb 8, 2017. He was 89. Br Bernard was born in England on Dec 11, 1927. As a young boy, he was sent to Australia from his home in London to escape World War II in Europe. During his time at his [...]

Chancery Notice – 28 October 2016

OBITUARY Sr Vittorina Lamperti, FDCC of the Canossian Daughters of Charity in Singapore passed away yesterday, 27 October 2016. She had celebrated her 100th birthday exactly five months earlier. Sr Vittorina was born in Parabiago, Italy on 27 May 1916 as the youngest of eight children. She joined her local Association of Catholic Action at six [...]