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 [...]

Building bridges

Catholics and Muslims take part in interfaith seminar on life and human dignityFr David Garcia speaking at the Building Bridges Seminar as fellow presenter, Ustaz Mahmoud Mathlub Sidek (far right), and moderator, Ms Liyana Rosli Asmara, look on.By Christopher KhooA recent interfaith seminar saw Catholics and Muslims sharing on the topic, “Religion, Sanctity of Life [...]

Connecting with Marriage Encounter teams in other countries

S’porean couple Daniel and Shelley Ee, who are among the Worldwide Marriage Encounter’s global leaders, share their experiences giving presentations in Mexico and Europe.Daniel and Shelley Ee (front row in white tops), together with Fr Nathaniel Gomez (in white beside them), singing at the end of a Mass during the 45th anniversary celebration of WWME [...]

Talking about ‘birth’ in various religions

Buddhist, Catholic, Hindu, Muslim and Taoist representatives offer perspectives from their own traditions          Ms Vasandy S. N., Master Chung Kwang Tong, Phra Goh Chun Kiang, Ustaz Goh Muhammad Redhuan and MsgrPhilip Heng.Five representatives from the Hindu, Muslim, Taoist, Buddhist and Catholic communities came together recently to share about the topic of “birth”. The event was organised [...]

Chancery Notice – 22 April 2016

APPOINTMENTS Mgr Francis Lau has been appointed as an Advocate to the Archdiocesan Ecclesiastical Tribunal for a term of two [2] years renewable with effect from 2 February 2016. Fr James Yeo has been appointed Spiritual Director to the Apostolate for Catholic Truth (ACT) for a term of two [2] years with effect from 18 [...]

Fr Arro features in third vocation booklet

Fr Michael Arro is the third priest to be featured in a series of vocation booklets published and distributed by the CatholicNews.In his inimitable way, he responded candidly to a range of questions posed by the CatholicNews. Among other things, he spoke about his days as a professor at the Penang College General while Vatican [...]

Scaling the ALPS

An overview of the role of the Archdiocesan Land & Properties SingaporeWhen efforts to renew the lease of 55 Waterloo Street (the current Catholic Centre) were being undertaken, the team managing the lease renewal confronted a range of real estate issues. It dawned on them that it would benefit the archdiocese if it had a [...]

Christmas joy shared at interfaith gathering

Representatives of various faiths got together for a Christmas celebration hosted by the Archdiocesan Catholic Council for Interreligious Dialogue (ACCIRD).They included members of the Baha’i, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Muslim, Sikh, Taoist and Zoroastrian communities.The annual event, held at the Church of St Ignatius on Dec 29, was part of an archdiocesan initiative to promote religious [...]