Building the new church in Punggol

Fr Joachim Chang talks about the financial challengesFr Joachim Chang, parish priest of the upcoming Church of the Transfiguration, seen here with religious statues and artefacts to be housed in the new church.A magnificently adorned tabernacle stands at one spot, life-size statues of Our Lady line a wall, while gleaming procession lanterns adorn one end [...]

Church of Transfiguration starts series of monthly Masses

Leaders and well-wishers of the yet-to-be-built Church of the Transfiguration (COTT) in Punggol gathered to celebrate their very first monthly Mass on Palm Sunday. The March 20 event was held at the school hall of Holy Innocents’ High School on Upper Serangoon Road. The 150-strong congregation sang and waved their palms as the Palm Sunday [...]

Groundbreaking for new church in Punggol

It was a sunny and windy afternoon as about 50 people, including 10 priests, witnessed the groundbreaking and blessing ceremony of the new Church of the Transfiguration.Archbishop William Goh presided at the event held at the building site at Punggol Central on Aug 6. According to Fr Joachim Chang, who is in charge of the [...]

Other Pontifical Acts – 28 February 2014

Vatican City, 28 February 2014 (VIS) – The Holy Father has accepted the resignation from the pastoral care of the metropolitan archdiocese of Koln, Germany, presented by Cardinal Joachim Meisner, upon having reached the age limit.

Father Joachim Chang To Study In U.S.

By Joyce Gan SINGAPORE – Father Joachim Joachim (right) left on Jan 6 for the U.S. to pursue a Master of Science in Pastoral Counselling at Loyola College in Maryland. He will be there for two and a half years. […]