Advent: Renewing our relationship with Jesus

Father Jovita Ho“Stay awake, praying at all times for the strength to survive all that is going to happen, and to stand with confidence before the Son of Man.”I am going back home to Singapore for Christmas, and though my departure date is approaching, my ticket was purchased in end-February and my luggage all packed [...]

Kindergarten kids bring Easter joy to the elderly

Cheery, exuberant children stole the hearts of St Joseph’s Home residents recently as they sang, danced and gave away special handmade gifts to their appreciative audience.The 70 kids from the Canossian-run Magdalene’s Kindergarten sang hymns and Easter songs, and danced to popular songs from the 1960s to the 1980s at the home located at Mandai [...]

Francis To The Faithful: Help Your Pastors Not To Be Mediocre

Vatican City, 26 March 2014 (VIS) – “The Sacraments of the Holy Orders and Matrimony, two specific vocations and two great paths to the Lord” were the theme of the Holy Father’s catechesis during today’s general audience in St. Peter’s Square. “The ministers who are chosen and consecrated for this service prolong Jesus’ presence over [...]

“God Loves You Very Much”

Vatican City, 1 June 2013 (VIS) – Yesterday afternoon, in the chapel of the Domus Sanctae Marthae, Pope Francis met with a group of 22 sick children who are being treated at the department of paediatric oncology at the Agostino Gemelli Hospital in Rome. They were accompanied by their parents, representatives of the hospital staff [...]

God Wants and Loves Each One of Us

“All of us are likewise children of God. God is the origin of the existence of all creatures, He is the Father of each individual human being, with each of whom He has a unique personal relationship. God wants and loves each one of us. … Thanks to the faith, thanks to a profound and [...]

He who loves well, frustrates well.

(Translated from a French Christian Family Magazine May 2010)August 2010, CFSM Newsletter: Didier Pleux, a psychologist is convinced that many parents neglect to impose restrictions and limits when bringing up their children. As a result, more and more children are not well adjusted to the demands of living in the community of the world today. [...]