Letters to the Editor

  • 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)

  • A Christmas story

    Dec 03, 2014

    My husband was a Hindu before he met me as were his parents and siblings. When he feII in love with me, he took up catechism classes in private with a priest and became a CathoIic before he proposed.

  • The decorum of the server at Mass

    Nov 20, 2014

    The Altar servers’ ministry is important in the Church especially during the Eucharistic Celebration

  • Proposed forum on “Unity in Diversity”

    Nov 20, 2014

    I am proposing to all language apostolates in each parish to seriously look into the issue of ‘Unity in Diversity’.