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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
He had wanted to “pay attention to places to pray and places of learning”, said Fr Joachim Chang, parish priest of the Church of Our Lady Queen of Peace. In an interview with CatholicNews on the soon-to-be-completed renovations in the main church, canteen and parish hall, he said it all started with the “aircon breaking [...]
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.
SINGAPORE – Father Joachim Kang will be offered a meaningful ministry and his talents used for the good of the Church. In a statement released on May 3, Archbishop Nicholas Chia said that Father Kang “is a priest of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore and has always been.” Archbishop Chia’s statement follows: [...]