Symposium on divorce, separation, annulment

Can divorced Catholics receive Holy Communion? How should one relate to a brother or sister in Christ who has undergone, or is going through, the pain of divorce?To help the Catholic community have a better understanding of the Church’s teachings on marriage, divorce, separation and annulment, the Archdiocesan Commission for the Family (ACF) is organising [...]

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Seeing the beauty and love of God in those with special needs

Deaf participants taking part in the Mass for People with Special Needs on Oct 29. Photo: VITA Images“People with special needs invite us to love and give of ourselves; they purify us in our love,” said Archbishop William Goh during a Mass for people with special needs.The Mass, held at the Cathedral of the Good [...]

Our Children And The Law

On August 1st this year, the Government of Singapore published a document which is of highest importance to the Colony as a whole and to each of us as individuals, for it describes the exact measures to be taken by Government to protect our children and young people from both physical and moral dangers. No [...]

Telegram For The Earthquake In Chile

Vatican City, 3 April 2014 (VIS) – The Pope has sent the following telegram to Cardinal Ricardo Ezzati Andrello S.D.B., metropolitan archbishop of Santiago and president of the Episcopal Conference of Chile, for the earthquake that has caused six deaths and numerous casualties throughout the country: […]

The Pope Urges Action Against Human Trafficking

Vatican City, 5 March 2014 (VIS) – Pope Francis has sent a message to the faithful in Brazil on the occasion of the annual Lenten “Fraternity Campaign”, which this year takes on the theme of “Brotherhood and human trafficking”, and whose slogan will be “For freedom Christ has set us free”. “During the next forty [...]

On the debate about homosexuality

Rev Fr David Garcia, OP, a moral theologian, comments on the issue.THE Church is mother and teacher. As a mother she continues to nourish God’s children, form them and help them to grow into the Body of Christ. As a teacher, she proclaims the teachings that our Lord entrusted to her.For this, the Church cannot [...]