Coming up: world forum on marriage

Isn’t it sad how a good, strong marriage seems to be the exception rather than the norm these days?Worldwide Marriage Encounter (WWME) Singapore will hold a World Forum on Marriage on Jan 16,  2016, to examine the challenges to marriages and family life worldwide.The forum is held in conjunction with the WWME World Council Leaders [...]

Process In Conflict Resolution In The Archdiocese Of Singapore

The Archbishop’s Office has released the following document:PROCESS IN CONFLICT RESOLUTION IN THE ARCHDIOCESE OF SINGAPORE PREMISE From time to time, complaints against priests or laity arrive at the Archbishop’s desk. Most complainants expect the Bishop to intervene directly and personally to effect justice. This is neither possible nor the most efficient or judicious way [...]

Sharing about missionary experiences at forum and fair

The biennial CHARIS Humanitarian Forum and Fair saw several speakers sharing their experiences of mission trips.About 780 people attended the event titled, One Mission. Many Borders. Love Multiplied, which was held at the Catholic Junior College auditorium on May 30.In his opening address, Archbishop William Goh said that “a man must experience poverty to know [...]

Coming up: CHARIS’ Humanitarian Forum and Fair

For Catholics who wish to know more about the Church’s overseas humanitarian and disaster relief efforts, there will be a Humanitarian Forum and Fair (HFF2015) on May 30.The forum will take place from 1 pm-8.30 pm at Catholic Junior College, and is themed: One Mission. Many Borders. Love Multiplied.The two-yearly event will have a forum [...]

Forum helps parents in raising their primary school children

Event gives tips on addressing the needs and challenges young children faceAbout 100 parents attended a forum which aimed to help them support their primary-school children.According to Family Life Society (FLS) executive director Paul Long, the Nov 15 event was a “progression” from a forum the society held last year for parents with children younger [...]

CHIJ pays tribute to founder, Mother Mathilde, with forum

As part of Convent of the Holy Infant Jesus’ (CHIJ) 160th anniversary celebrations, a CHIJ Forum organised by CHIJ Our Lady Queen of Peace was held on Aug 30 at Catholic Junior College.The Women in the Footsteps of Mother Mathilde forum paid tribute to the French Infant Jesus (IJ) sister, who set up the first [...]

Africa Pays Homage To John XXIII And John Paul II

Vatican City, 7 April 2014 (VIS) – “The Church in Africa, from Vatican Council II to the Third Millennium. Africa’s Homage to Popes John XXIII and John Paul II” is the title of the Congress that will take place at the Pontifical Urbaniana University of Rome from 24 to 25 April and which will be [...]

Forum on Building Communities for New Evangelisation

Two events were recently organised by the Singapore Archdiocesan Catholic Charismatic Renewal (SACCRE), to coincide with a meeting of leaders from the International Catholic Charismatic Renewal Services’ Asia-Oceania sub-committee in Singapore. About 200 people from charismatic groups, renewal expressions and parish ministries gathered together with leaders from the International Catholic Charismatic Renewal Services (ICCRS) and [...]