Chancery warns against ‘Maria Divine Mercy’ and Fabienne Guerrero

The two claim that they have received divine revelationsLAST November, it was reported that a group of individuals was distributing unusual devotional objects within Singapore’s Catholic community. Later, a charismatic speaker gave talks about her reconversion to Catholicism. These episodes are related to a much larger phenomenon which Catholics are advised to be cautious about. [...]

Chancery Notice – 16 November 2015

Foreign SpeakersDuring the week of 11-14 November 2015, an individual named Fabienne Guerrero, believed to be of French nationality, had given a series of talks on subjects relating to the Roman Catholic faith at various locations within the Archdiocese of Singapore. She has not complied with the Archdiocesan and statutory requirements of foreign speakers intending [...]

Committee to help revamp Vatican communications

VATICAN CITY – Seven months after hiring a consulting firm to study the Vatican’s communications structures, the Vatican has set up an 11-member committee – which includes former Singapore Cabinet minister George Yeo – to suggest ways to increase collaboration and cut costs.Australian Cardinal George Pell, prefect of the Vatican Secretariat for the Economy and [...]

Regarding The Case Of Maria Hertogh…

It is highly regrettable that the undue prominence given in the Press to the sad case of Maria Hertogh has thrown it out of its true perspective. Though we greatly deplore those sections of the Press that have exploited this topic for news, we are not without a good word for those others who see [...]

Decrees For The Causes Of Saints

Vatican City, 3 April 2014 (VIS) – This morning the Holy Father Francis received in audience Cardinal Angelo Amato, S.D.B., prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, during which he extended the liturgical cult of the following blesseds to the universal Church, inscribing them in the book of Saints: […]

Archbishop Bregantini, Author Of The Texts Of The Via Crucis

Vatican City, 25 March 2014 (VIS) – According to a communique issued by the Holy See Press Office, the Holy Father has invited Archbishop Giancarlo Maria Bregantini C.S.S., of Campobasso-Boiano, Italy, to prepare the texts of the meditations for the stations of the Via Crucis on Good Friday at the Colosseum. They will follow the [...]

Telegram For The Death Of Cardinal Ricardo Maria Carles Gordo

Pope Francis has sent a telegram of condolences to Cardinal Lluis Martinez Sistach, archbishop of Barcelona, for the death this morning of his predecessor Cardinal Ricardo Maria Carles Gordo at the age of 87. The Holy Father offers his prayers for the eternal repose of the late cardinal “who exercised his episcopal ministry with apostolic [...]

Sr Maria Ng:Living the challenges of missionary life

Sr Christine Chia (left) and Sr Maria Ng pose for a photo with Archbishop Nicholas Chia during the FMM nuns’  golden jubilee celebration on Nov 17.Franciscan Missionaries of Mary (FMM) Sister Maria Ng had been a globetrotter.She had spent 12 years of her religious life crisscrossing 46 countries, visiting her congregation’s communities for a first [...]