Letters to the Editor

  • Believing in fengshui

    May 15, 2015

    What is the Church’s stand on Catholics who are superstitous, obsessive believers and practitioners of Chinese geomancy (fengshui) to the extent that they use its symbols and icons in their households, sometimes indulging in its rituals in an extreme manner.

  • Why move the Blessed Sacrament to a hall?

    May 15, 2015

    Since the 60s, we have been visiting the churches to venerate the Blessed Sacrament which is usually placed in one of the side altars of the church after the Holy Thursday Mass.

  • Reminiscing the past LaSalle Brothers of St Xavier’s Institution

    Apr 22, 2015

    Anil Netto’s “A new era beckons for Lasallian” (HERALD April 5) prompts me to reminisce the past of the St Xavier’s Instituition Lasalle brothers.

  • At His Feet

    Mar 20, 2015

    Arriving at the house of Simon the Pharisee.

  • Does illicit mean illegal?

    Mar 20, 2015

    I refer to a news report, Visit to Taiwan by illicit bishop fuels speculation which appeared in the March 8 issue of the HERALD.

  • Use of ‘Allah’ for God

    Feb 27, 2015

    It’s rather painful to see the people of our country being separated by religious dogma.

  • Where is GOD?

    Feb 27, 2015

    Studying catechism during my younger days, I was told GOD is everywhere. He sees and knows all things.

  • 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.