Letters to editor

  • What are the days of obligation?

    May 27, 2015

    I am a bit confused about the number of Days of Obligation besides Sunday. Please help to throw some light on this subject. Some countries have a few days more than others.

  • Appreciating Catechism Facilitators

    May 27, 2015

    Sunday school students of the Confirmation class of St Michael’s Church went all out to appreciate and thank all their Catechism facilitors for the past 10 years.

  • Money madness mauls Malaysia

    May 22, 2015

    The raging storms surrounding the 1MDB debacle point to a crucial moral factor, i.e. how the country is chasing after money.

  • 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.