Kids learn about the Mass at Bible camp

Kids from the West District holding information cards on a saint at the camp’s Faith Station.Lesley Goonting The Mass came alive for 120 children during the fifth annual West District Kids Bible Camp held recently.During the Nov 27-Dec 1 camp, held at the Church of St Ignatius, they learnt more about the Eucharistic celebration through [...]

Christmas Mass schedule

CITYST JOSEPH’S CHURCHUnder renovation/restorationCATHEDRAL OF THE GOOD SHEPHERDDec 24 : 6pm & 11.30pmDec 25 : 8.30am, 10.30am & 5.30pmCHURCH OF STS PETER & PAUL Dec 24 : 9pm (M) & Midnight Mass Dec 25 : 8.30am (M) & 11am CHURCH OF OUR LADY OF LOURDES Dec 24 : 9pm & 11.30pm (T)Dec 25 : 7.30am, [...]

Obituary: Fr Ignatius Huan called to the Lord

Fr Ignatius Huan (1941-2018)Father Ignatius Huan Kin Kwang, a diocesan priest of the Diocese of Malacca-Johor passed away this morning, 3 December 2018, on the Feast of St Francis Xavier. He was 77. Fr Ignatius had been instrumental in the formation of seminarians in Malaysia and Singapore as the Spiritual Director of College General, Penang, [...]

1st batch of students graduate from UK catechetical courses

Graduates of the Maryvale Institute courses at the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd.It was a celebration of the courage and dedication of some 30 men and women who completed special catechetical courses despite the challenges of caring for new babies, children studying for the PSLE, work stress and health issues.On Nov 9, Monsignor Ambrose Vaz [...]

Bringing God’s word to even those who are deaf

Singapore Catholic Deaf Community members at their 40th anniversary Mass.  Photo: VITA ImagesTheir hearing may be impaired or they may be totally deaf but that doesn’t deter them from their desire to search for God. They have a strong faith and through their Catholic community, they have come to know and grow in that faith, [...]

Maris Stella marks 60 years with Mass, concert and fiesta

Jared Ng It was a time of joy and celebration as Maris Stella High School marked its 60th anniversary with a Mass celebrated by Archbishop William Goh. The warm weather failed to dampen spirits as students, teachers and staff were in full voice as they sang hymns during the outdoor Eucharistic celebration. The July 26 [...]

New Nuncio conveys Pope’s blessing on Singaporeans

Photo: VITA ImagesChristopher KhooThe Holy Father prays for the Church in Singapore and wishes to bring to all “a word of hope and encouragement, invoking God’s blessings upon all the citizens”, said the new Apostolic Nuncio to Singapore.Speaking at a special Mass to welcome him at the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd on Aug 6, [...]