Obituary: Fr Gerard Keane, SJ, called to the Lord

Fr Gerard Keane, SJ (1926-2018)Fr Gerard Keane, SJ, of the Society of Jesus passed away yesterday on 27 November 2018 at Assisi Hospice, Singapore. He was 92. Fr Keane was the last of the Irish Jesuits who served in the Region of Malaysia-Singapore.He was born in Limerick, Ireland on 2 November 1926. Fr Keane once observed [...]

Cathedral to celebrate opening Mass in November

The interior of the newly renovated Cathedral of the Good Shepherd. The opening Mass of the church will be held on Nov 20.The Cathedral of the Good Shepherd will celebrate its opening Mass on Nov 20. The cathedral, located on Queen St, will open its doors to the public for the first time since renovation [...]

OBITUARY: Sr Mary Siluvainathan, FDCC

Sr Mary Helen Siluvainathan of the Canossian Daughters of Charity (FDCC) passed away on 23 November 2015. She was 75. Sr Mary was born on 12 April 1940 in Singapore. She lost her mother when she was very young and was brought up by her father. When she was critically ill as a child, her [...]

Chancery Notice – 1 December 2015

APPOINTMENTS Fr Joseph Jeannequin MEP has been transferred to Bethany Home, 49 Upper Thomson Road for his residence and retirement. He remains available for visits at the home. Fr Christopher Lee has been appointed chaplain for the Nanyang Technological University Catholic Students Apostolate (NTUCSA) for a term of two [2] years with effect from 19 [...]

Chancery Notice – 25 November 2015

OBITUARYSr Mary S., FDCC of the Canossian Daughters of Charity in Singapore passed away on 23 November 2015. She was 75. Sr Mary’s wake began yesterday at 10.00am and is being held at the funeral parlour of the Church of St Stephen. The details of her funeral are as follows. […]

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 [...]

Message for Guru Nanak Jayanti 2014

Dear Sikh Friends,I rejoice with you on your Gurpurab celebration of Guru Nanak Dev Ji on 6 November, with sincere wishes for peace, harmony and the greater strengthening of the bonds of solidarity among your families, friends and communities. May the warm friendship between our Sikh and Catholic communities continue to blossom and bear abundant [...]

Chancery Notice – 29 November 2013

APPOINTMENTS Msgr. Ambrose Vaz is appointed as Spiritual Director of the umbrella body that coordinates all the current family-related ministries.Fr James Yeo has been appointed to the Board of Catholic Theological Institute of Singapore and will also hold the position of Supervisor representing the interest of the Titular Roman Catholic Archbishop of Singapore for a [...]