Hai Sing students show nuns their school’s robotics programme

A Hai Sing Catholic School Robotics Club student sharing with visiting Franciscan Missionaries of Mary nuns the robotics programmes offered in the school and some of its real-world applications.Global representatives of the Franciscan Missionaries of Mary (FMM) had a close-up look at Hai Sing Catholic School’s robotics and other programmes when they visited the school [...]

Technology: A help or hindrance?

Young people come together to share their viewsParticipants discussing whether technology is a help or hindrance to relationships. It was organised by Caritas Singapore Young Adults.Does technology help to build better relationships between people? How can the pervasive use of digital technology help people reach out and help others in need? These were some questions [...]

Children and the Media

In a recent document entitled “The Church and the Internet” the Pontifical Council for Social Communication which issued the document had this advice to Parents in respect of the use of the Internet on the part of their children.”For the sake of their children, a s well a s for their own sakes, parents must [...]

Catholic varsity group leaders renew commitment to Christ

From Aug 29-30, Catholic leaders from several local and private universities in Singapore got together to renew their commitment to Christ and to journey in faith with other university leaders at the Office for Young People (OYP) in Lorong Low Koon.They came from National University of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Management University, Singapore University [...]

Values: In-vitro fertilisation – Begotten or made?

In this continuing series on Values by the Catholic Medical Guild and Caritas Singapore, we examine if in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) is truly life-giving and ifit is the only solution for an infertile couple. ANY married couples trying desperately to start a family will say something like this: “We love children. We want to have a [...]

A priest of faith and technology

Father Paul Goh is an advocate of personal development. At age 71, he enjoys learning to use his iPhone to send text messages, and surfs the Internet with his iMac. Daniel Tay meets the priest who knows a little about everything.FATHER PAUL GOH has always been curious. It is this innate curiosity that drives him [...]