Whether Seal of Confession was broken in film

We understand that emails and WhatAapp messages have been circulated questioning whether the Seal of Confession was breached in the dramatisation of the confession of Catherine Tan Mui Choo in the local film entitled Sister. Some have postulated that what was “seemingly revealed” in the confession scene (from 4:30 to about 7:30 mins) should have [...]

Chancery Notice – 23 January 2019

Appointments  1. The following are the new leadership team of the Congregation of the Holy Redeemer (Redemptorists) that were elected in the quadrennium 2019-2022 with effect from 1 January 2019: a. Gerard Louis CSsR – Vice Provincial b. Joseph Stephen CSsR – Vicarc. Eugene Lee CSsRd. Francis Vijayan CSsRe. Glenn de Cruz CSsR […]

Chancery Notice – 19 December 2018

Appointments  1. Fr. Benedict Eom Ki Sun has been appointed as the Spiritual Director of Spring of Joy Korean Curia for a term of two [2] years with effect from 15 November 2018. 2. Fr Damian De Wind is appointed Parish Priest of the Church of Divine Mercy for a term of six [6] years with [...]

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 – 28 August 2017

APPOINTMENTS  1. Ms Melissa Lim has been appointed to the Board of ABLE SEAS for a term of two [2] years with effect from 10 July 2017. 2. The following have been appointed to the Archdiocesan Commission for Tamil Speaking (ACTS) for a term of two [2] years with effect from 1 August 2017 with [...]

Chancery Notice – 22 June 2017

APPOINTMENTS1. Mr Nguyen Van Vang has been appointed a member of ABLE Social Enterprise Accounting Services (ABLE SEAS) for a term of two [2] years with effect from 5 April 2017. 2. Fr Edward Seah has been appointed to the Board of Governors of St Joseph’s Institution for a term of three [3] years with effect from 1 June [...]

Chancery notice – 24 March 2017

APPOINTMENTS1. Mgr Philip Heng SJ has been appointed as the Rector for the Church of St Joseph for  a term of three [3] years with effect from 19 March 2017. 2. Fr Adrian Danker SJ has been appointed as Spiritual Director for Courage (a support group ministering to persons with same-sex attraction) for a term of [...]

Chancery Notice – 7 November 2016

APPOINTMENTS1. The following have been appointed members of the Archdiocesan Commission for Catholic Schools for a term of two [2] years with effect from 20 October 2016:  a. Fr Adrian Danker SJ b. Mr Gerard Lee How Cheng c. Mr Kenneth Tan  2. The following have been reappointed to undertake a feasibility study on the redevelopment [...]

Chancery Notice – 12 August 2016

APPOINTMENTS Fr John Joseph Fenelon has been granted sabbatical leave and will begin his time away from 1 September 2016. He completes his appointment as parish priest of the Church of Our Lady of Lourdes on 31 August 2016. Fr Anthony Maria Joseph has been appointed as Administrator of the Church of Our Lady of [...]

Chancery Notice – 22 June 2016

APPOINTMENTS  Fr Terence Kesavan has been appointed as Assistant Director to the Archdiocesan Office for Catechesis for a term of two [2] years with effect from 12 May 2016.  Fr Christopher Lee has been appointed as Assistant Archdiocesan Master of Ceremony for a term of two [2] years with effect from 26 May 2016. Fr [...]