Celebrating the feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel

Archbishop William Goh giving his homily during the Mass celebration at the Carmelite Monastery on July 16.People holding up their scapulars during the investiture of the scapular ceremony. Those invested in the scapular undertake a devotion to Mary and also receive spiritual benefits.

Participate actively at Mass, says archbishop on Corpus Christi

The procession around the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd led by Archbishop William Goh.By Jared Ng A prayerful candlelight procession with the Blessed Sacrament was the highlight of the Feast of Corpus Christi celebration at the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd.Led by Archbishop William Goh, about 1,000 faithful recited prayers and sang hymns as they [...]

Mass held to pray for the Church in China

From left: Frs John Chen, Peter Zhang and Francis Wang celebrating the Mass to mark the World Day of Prayer for the Church in China. In front of the altar is a little statue of Our Lady of Sheshan carrying the baby Jesus.  Photos: HAI SING PAOWe are one Church, one community, said Fr John [...]

Holy Week and Easter schedule

No morning Masses on Holy Thursday and Holy Saturday.Holy Thursday (March 29): Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper. Adoration till midnight.Good Friday (March 30): Service only, no Mass.Holy Saturday (March 31): Easter Vigil.Easter Sunday (April 1)CITY DISTRICT  Cathedral of the Good ShepherdHoly Thursday: 7.30pmGood Friday: noon, 3pm & 6pmHoly Saturday: 8pm Easter Sunday: 8.30am, 10.30am, 1pm [...]

Memorable trip to Rome

Pope Francis greets Archbishop William Goh at the Vatican on Feb 8 during his ad limina visit.Meeting Pope Francis was a highlight of a recent trip to Rome for Archbishop William Goh. He was there from Feb 3-12 together with bishops of Malaysia and Brunei for their ad limina visit.This is an obligatory visit that [...]

Fr Paul Tay called to the Lord

Fr Paul Tay (1933-2017)Fr Paul Tay Chin Hak, a diocesan priest in Singapore passed away on 26 December 2017. He was 84. Fr Tay was born in Singapore on 8 February 1933. He studied at Holy Innocents’ School before entering the major seminary College General, in Penang. Fr Tay was ordained a priest on 29 [...]

Commemorating pope’s visit to Myanmar, Bangladesh

Slides on the plight of the Rohingya refugees were shown at the end of the 10.30 am Mass at the cathedral on Dec 3.By Christopher KhooPope Francis’ visit to Myanmar and Bangladesh and his outreach to the marginalised was specially commemorated during a Sunday Mass at the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd.Rector Msgr Philip Heng, [...]

Simbang Gabi sa Singapore 2017

Organised by the Filipino Parish Communities in SingaporeOverall Coordinator for Simbang Gabi 2017: Rizaldy SapieraFilipino Migrant Chaplain: Fr Charlie OasanDaily Masses in the following Parishes from Dec 15-23 at 8pm:Church of Our Lady Star of the SeaElmer D: 93826874, William V: 97610892 Yishun. Bus# 804Blessed Sacrament Church Mylene M: 84995558, Rezel E: 83101735 Commonwealth. Bus#: [...]