Letters to editor

  • A shining role model as a Spiritual Father!

    Nov 30, 2018

    In our encounter with the Church of the Assumption Parish Priest, Fr Gregory Chan, we cannot fail to spot his multi-faceted qualities:his versatility is not merely from sacred sciences to musical art.

  • St Anne’s BM to be a basilica?

    Nov 30, 2018

    Recently, when my aunt and I went for the 11.30am Mass at St Anne’s shrine in Bukit Mertajam,our beloved Bishop Sebastian Francis was the main celebrant, with the newly ordained Fr Leo Elias con celebrating and deacon Lazarus Anthony assisting.

  • Fr Mari: The Singing Priest and Disciple of Hope

    Sep 27, 2018

    My father-figure, respectable confidant, genuine well-wisher, and dear friend… “Starter problem”, a catchphrase of mine which had amused him.

  • Report without fear or favour

    Sep 27, 2018

    The editorial team of the HERALD should be applauded for publishing the lead article entitled Chinese Catholic Church demolished in the August 12, 201

  • Has there been a change to how Mass is celebrated?

    Sep 07, 2018

    The Second Vatican Council introduced major liturgical reforms after the Second Vatican Council and a new edition of the Roman Missal was published in 1970. In the Third Edition of the New Roman Missal published in 2011, the major changes were to the liturgical texts while much of the celebration of the Mass remained the same.

  • Amoris Laetitia in Catholic Marriage Preparation

    Sep 07, 2018

    Many discussions and writings extolled the virtues and goodness of the book, with some even classifying it as a “bible” of Catholic Marriage Preparation Course (CMPC), a minimum six (6) week programme that all engaged couples must attend prior to permission to marry in a Catholic church.

  • We are not free until all of us are free

    Aug 31, 2018

    The worst thing we can do is ignore it and put it on the back pages. Even worse is to say things like we cannot judge such an odious regime with the s

  • HERALD inclined to ‘cut and paste’ without critical input

    Aug 31, 2018

    I will suggest that HERALD is inclined to “cut and paste” whatever others have published without critical input.

  • Democratic yardstick cannot be used to measure communist system

    Aug 17, 2018

    I refer to the headline “Chinese Catholic Church demolished” which appeared on the front page of the HERALD on August 12, 2018.

  • Formation on the BECs should be given during the clergy monthly recollections

    Aug 16, 2018

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