Priests tell of God’s call in their lives in vocation booklet

At least a dozen diocesan and Religious priests serving in Singapore will share how they came to recognise God’s call to the priesthood in a series of vocation booklets being published by CatholicNews. The first in the series, called Man of God, Man for Others, will be released on Good Shepherd Sunday, the same day [...]

The Church In Korea (1950)

War is raging in Korea and millions there are in agony. How can we be indifferent to the fate of our Korean brothers and sisters’? They are all creature::; of God like ourselves. And among them are Catholics, redeemed as we have been redeemed, by Christ’s Precious Blood, members of the great Christian family, our [...]

Young adults’ Nativity crib to be part of Paris display

Members of the Prized Possessions young adults group from the Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour posing with their Nativity crib.Some working adults from the Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour have created a Nativity crib which would go on display in an exhibition in Paris.The exhibition, which showcases Nativity cribs, will be [...]

A faith journey that began in Paris

Ms Eunice Lim had been living and working in Paris for 15 years when she decided to return to Singapore. While she said that she was not facing any major problems then, there was still a fear of what her life would be like after coming home.One of her friends, Monica, a Catholic, was instrumental [...]

A Welcoming “Migrants” Church

“Our Lady of Lourdes has one more church in her honour, Singapore has one more parish,” remarked then Bishop E. Gasnier on the new church. The parish arose out of a need to minister to Indian migrants, who came to Singapore following Sir Stamford Raffles’ arrival in 1819, and to labourers who came to work [...]