Christmas Mass schedule 2017

CITYCATHEDRAL OF THE GOOD SHEPHERDDec 24 : 11.30pm (carolling at 10.30pm)Christmas Mass LIVE stream for the homebound: Dec 24 from 10.30pm onwards at 25 : 8.30am, 10.30am & 5.30pmST JOSEPH’S CHURCHUnder renovation/restorationCHURCH OF STS PETER & PAUL Dec 24 : 9pm (M) & midnight Mass Dec 25 : 8.30am (M) & 11am […]

Advent Penitential Services 2017

CITYCATHEDRAL OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD Saturday, December 16 at 1.30pm (Chinese)CHURCH OF ST ALPHONSUS (NOVENA CHURCH) Monday, December 18 at 8pm ST JOSEPH’S CHURCHNo Penitential ServiceCHURCH OF ST BERNADETTE Wednesday, December 13 at 8pmCHURCH OF ST MICHAELTuesday, December 19 at 8pmCHURCH OF THE SACRED HEART Friday, December 15 at 8pmCHURCH OF ST TERESA Tuesday, December 12 [...]

Assumption Day Mass schedule 2017

CITYCathedral of the Good ShepherdAug 14: 6.30pmAug 15: Noon, 1.15pm & 7.30pmSt Joseph’s Church (Victoria Street)Closed for restoration worksChurch of Sts Peter & PaulAug 14: 5.30pmAug 15: 7.20am, 5.30pm & 7.30pm (Mandarin)Church of Our Lady of LourdesAug 14: 6.30pmAug 15: 12.30pm, 6.30pm & 8pm (Tamil)Church of the Sacred HeartAug 14: 7pmAug 15: 7am, noon & [...]

MEP priest called to the Lord

Fr L Danion, who served the Church in Asia, including Singapore and Malaysia, for 54 years, has passed away in France.The French priest was born in August 1914 and joined the Paris Foreign Missions Society (MEP) in 1932.He was ordained in June 1938 and sent to Chongqing, China, where he served until July 1952 when [...]

Bridging programme centre launched in east

A new bridging programme centre has been launched for young persons aged 9-14 who have never received catechism, missed catechesis for several years, or need to prepare themselves for baptism.The East District Centre Bridging Programme, managed by the Catechetical Office (CO), started in January. Based at the Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, the [...]

Using social media as a tool to evangelise

To encourage Catholics to take up the call to evangelise on social media, 10 video entries were submitted for a video competition  called SHAREfest, Stirring Hearts: A Real Encounter Festival. Each video was no more than five minutes.The competition, organised by the East District Youth Committee, was held at the Verbist Hall in the Church [...]

Archbishop’s message on Middle East conflicts

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, You would have read of the ongoing tragedies in the Middle East, particularly in Gaza and Iraq. The small territory of Gaza has been devastated by weeks of war between Israel and Hamas. Even UN shelters for civilians have been shelled and are in ruins. In Iraq, extremists calling [...]