Letters to editor

  • The sanctity of marriage should be respected

    Feb 27, 2015

    Negri Sembilan’s proposal to compel couples to divorce if one spouse wants to convert to Islam makes rational legal sense.

  • Does Malaysia’s education system inspire confidence?

    Jan 30, 2015

    The fact of the matter is that today, public schools are not what they used to be, and I’m afraid they never will be the same, ever again.

  • BECs invite non-Christians and neighbours for celebration

    Jan 23, 2015

    Three BECs from the Holy Redeemer Church in Klang, comprising of St John, St Luke and St Mark, hosted a Christmas get-together in a parishioner’s home.

  • Homeschooling for Catechism

    Jan 15, 2015

    I came across a recent letter written in response to an inquiry in your weekly paper stating that homeschooling was not viable for teaching the faith to our children.

  • Reinventing Bible Knowledge classes

    Jan 15, 2015

    Referring to “Thirty-four receive certificates for SPM BK Teachers’ Course (HERALD Dec. 11).”

  • Gifting at Christmas

    Dec 18, 2014

    It is that time of the year once again, when decorated malls entice shoppers to part with their money for gifts. Indeed, it is the most profitable time of the year for retailers.

  • Put Christ back into Christ

    Dec 18, 2014

    I am a Senior Citizen. I have noticed that Christmas in Malaysia has taken on a decidedly negative slant in that the Real meaning of this Celebration is lost.

  • The courts were wrong

    Dec 18, 2014

    Muslims and Christians believe that there is One God. Muslims call this one God, ‘Allah’. Many Christians too use the term ‘Allah’ to refer to God.

  • Muslim leaders say that “Allah” is not exclusive to Muslims

    Dec 11, 2014

    The October 26 issue of the HERALD quotes two distinguished Muslim leaders who state that the Arabic word ‘Allah” is not exclusive to Islam, and there is no law in Islam that says so.

  • Homeschooling not viable for catechism

    Dec 03, 2014

    Thank you, Mrs Christine Samuel, for raising the question, ‘Can we homeschool for Catechism?’ (HERALD 16 November 2014)