Understanding the Church’s teaching on in-vitro fertilisation

Dr Colin Ong explains the moral problems of this method of having childrenThe desire to have a child is one of the most natural of human desires, and when couples have difficulty having babies it is common to seek medical help. In-vitro fertilisation (IVF) is often regarded as the only viable option. Not only does [...]

Indonesian choir raises funds for Archdiocesan needs

The Vita Voxa (Voice of Life) Choir from the Mother of the Sacred Heart Church in Jakarta singing at the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd.A church choir from Jakarta staged a concert at the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd and helped raise funds for the Catholic Foundation’s GIFT campaign.The Giving in Faith and Thankfulness (GIFT) [...]

Building the Church of Tomorrow

Sacred and community spaceWe need to have space to pray, to be with the Lord, and to gather as a community. Lydia Lim, a lay Catholic who helps fellow Catholics discern their vocation and purpose in their spiritual life, shares her discernment and appreciation of the spaces that are and will be coming up in [...]