Fr William Heng, CSsR, called to the Lord

Fr William Heng, CSsR, of the Redemptorists in Singapore passed away peacefully on 15 February 2019, surrounded by his family. He was 64. His wake is currently being held in the Scala Room, Basement 2, at the Church of St Alphonsus (Novena Church). His Funeral Mass will be today, 2.30pm at Novena Church followed by [...]

New year, new leadership for Caritas

Leaders representing Caritas Singapore and its 27-member organisations after the annual Mass.Recognising that the Eucharist is the source and summit of the Christian life, the Caritas Singapore family gathers annually to celebrate Mass to give thanks for the past year as well as to begin a new year with blessings and faith.And this year on [...]

OBITUARY: Fr William Lim called to the Lord

Fr William Lim (1952-2018).Fr William Lim, a diocesan priest of the Archdiocese of Singapore, passed away on Saturday, 8 December 2018. He was 66.Fr William Lim was born on 18 March 1952. He was ordained a priest on 20 May 1990. Fr William served as an assistant parish priest in the Church of the Holy [...]

Transfiguration Church holds Dedication Mass

Archbishop William Goh depositing the relics of St Laurent Imbert and St Jerome Lu into the altar. With him are parish priest Fr Joachim Chang (far left), Fr Ignatius Yeo (second from left) and Fr Valerian Cheong (far right).By Jared Ng“After four long years of waiting, the church in Punggol is at last ready,” proclaimed [...]

Thanksgiving Mass to honour St Teresa

Missionaries of Charity Sisters praying during the Mass held at the Church of St Francis of Assisi.The Missionaries of Charity Sisters in Singapore organised a thanksgiving Mass in honour of the canonisation of their foundress, St Teresa of Kolkata.She was canonised by Pope Francis on Sept 4.The Mass in Singapore was held at the Church [...]

Inspiring, challenging moments of WYD

Reflections from the Office for Young People, which led a group to WYD accompanied by Archbishop Goh and local priests Praying the Divine Office in the field with Archbishop William Goh (right).The Office for Young People (OYP) contingent for World Youth Day (WYD) was the official contingent of the Singapore archdiocese led by OYP chaplains Fr Jude [...]

Canossian Eduplex sectors celebrate anniversaries

Students of Canossa and Canossian Sisters performing a song item during the event held on Aug 23.There were smiles all around as the five sectors under the Canossian Eduplex had a joint celebration of their anniversaries on Aug 23. Canossa Convent, Canossa Convent Primary School (CCPS) and Canossaville Children’s Home celebrated their 75th anniversaries. Canossian [...]

Highlighting the realities of poverty in Singapore

The Social Mission Conference discussed ways Catholics can reach out to the poorMr Laurence Lien (far left), the conference moderator, with panellists at the Aug 13 Social Mission Conference: (from left) Assoc Prof Teo You Yenn, Mr Zainal Bin Sapari, Dr Christopher Cheok and Mr Jonathan Chang.Assisting low-wage workers, helping single parents find work-life harmony [...]

Chancery Notice – 18 July 2016

Archbishop William Goh DD will be away in Krakow, Poland, from 19 July to 3 August 2016. His Grace will be leading the Singapore Archdiocesan contingent to World Youth Day (WYD) 2016. The delegation leaves tonight. WYD is a time of celebration with the Holy Father. Thousands of young people around the world come together [...]