“How can Jesus love me after everything I’ve done?”

Sister tells the story of Sr Gerard Fernandez’s journey with one of the wives of self-styled medium Adrian Lim as she was on death row. The filmlet features hope and redemption even in the midst of despair and sorrow.Jeanne TaiIn Chai Yee Wei’s short film Sister, there is a scene where death row inmate Catherine [...]

Chancery Notice – 19 December 2018

Appointments  1. Fr. Benedict Eom Ki Sun has been appointed as the Spiritual Director of Spring of Joy Korean Curia for a term of two [2] years with effect from 15 November 2018. 2. Fr Damian De Wind is appointed Parish Priest of the Church of Divine Mercy for a term of six [6] years with [...]

Obituary

Fr Alphonsus Dominic’s mother called to the LordMrs Agnes Dominic nee Joseph, mother of Fr Alphonsus Dominic, has passed away. She was 69. The wake begins today, 5 July 2017, at Casa Maria of the Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The church is located at 1259 Upper Serangoon Rd, Singapore 534795. [...]

Archdiocesan statement on London attack

The leader of the Roman Catholic Church in Singapore, His Grace Archbishop William Goh, has expressed sorrow over the tragic events that have taken place in London: “We are saddened to hear of the terrorist attack in the heart of London, the symbol of democracy and law. We are outraged at such insane and inhumane [...]

Service to Country, Heart for the People

His Grace Archbishop William Goh and the faithful of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore are saddened to learn of the passing of former President S. R. Nathan last night (22 August 2016).  Known to come from humble beginnings himself, President Nathan was always known to have a heart for the less privileged in society. [...]

Chancery Notice – 26 August 2016

Chancery NoticeReverend Father Vincent Chee will be retired from active service from the Church of the Sacred Heart. His last day of work will be next Wednesday, 31 August 2016. He is available for services such as Masses and confessions if required or when requested. We thank Fr Vincent for his many years of service [...]

Chancery Notice – 25 July 2016

It is believed that recently until June 2016, an Indian national and layperson named Francis George Thomas had been exercising a “charismatic healing ministry” and accepting donations of money at various locations around the Archdiocese of Singapore. This was one of many visits he has made here, and may make more. During such visits he [...]

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 [...]

Don’t label prisoners as ‘goners’, says archbishop

“It can be daunting and frustrating at times when those we seek to help fail to listen and respond,” said Archbishop William Goh during the annual Prisons Week Mass held at the Church of St Mary of the Angels on July 5.But “before we label such people [convicts] as ‘goners’,” said the archbishop, “the Gospel [...]

Letter: Detracting from the Liturgy

“The Celebration of  Mass, as the action of Christ and the People of God arrayed hierarchically, is the centre of the whole Christian life for the Church both universal and local, as well as for each of the faithful individually.“In it is found the high point both of the action by which God sanctifies the [...]