Catholics learn about Sikhism through visit to temple

Catholics from various parishes were greeted with a surprise even before they stepped into the Central Sikh Temple at 2 Towner Road. They caught a glimpse of a newly-wed Sikh couple.The 16 Catholics including the executive secretary of the Archdiocesan Catholic Council for Interreligious Dialogue (ACCIRD), Mr Gerald Kong, learnt more about Sikhism on Jan [...]

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 [...]

Sikh leader receives papal award

A historic moment when a papal honour was bestowed on a Sikh spiritual leader BIRMINGHAM, UK – History was made in the Catholic Church in the UK when Bhai Sahib Bhai Dr Mohinder Singh Ahluwalia and Mr William Ozanne were made Knights of the Pontifical Order of Pope St Gregory the Great on April 22.The [...]

A time of sharing at Sikh centre

Catholics, wearing head covering, and Sikhs mingle at the Gurdwara Silat Road Sikh Centre on July 20.A recent visit to a Sikh centre proved to be an enlightening experience for some 40 Catholics.“I now understand why there are suffixes to Sikh names [such as] Singh [which means lion] and Kaur [which means princess] and have [...]

Sikhs to visit Holy Trinity parish

THE SIKH COMMUNITY will be celebrating the 300th Gurgaddi Day on Oct 20, 2008 to mark the 300th anniversary of the day the 10th Sikh Guru ordered the Sikhs to accept Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji (Sikh Holy Scriptures) as their Eternal Living Guru. It marked the transition from a "Bodily Guru" (as had been [...]