Malaysian Church News

  • Chinese New Year nothing to do with religion

    Jan 20, 2020

    Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah today reminded Malaysians that their cultural diversity is to be celebrated instead of letting it divide them.

  • CateChetiCal Sunday - January 19, 2020: Seek, Know, Share Christ

    Jan 18, 2020

    This year, we celebrate Catechetical Sunday on January 19 with the theme: Seek, Know, Share Christ.

  • Celebrate Catechetical Sunday — seek Jesus continuously

    Jan 18, 2020

    The Church in Malaysia will celebrate Catechetical Sunday on 19 January 2020. At the last meeting of the Malaysian Catechetical Commission (MCC), the theme Seek, Know, Share Christ was chosen by the representatives from the different dioceses.

  • KAYA 28 begins!

    Jan 18, 2020

    Kuching Archdiocesan Youth Apostolate (KAYA), now on its 28th season this 2020, is back.

  • Sibu Diocese to focus on Water and Baptism for 2020

    Jan 18, 2020

    As Sibu Diocese enters its fourth year of Creation Justice, Bishop of Sibu, Rt Rev Joseph Hii, announced that 2020 will be the year of Water and Baptism for Sibu Diocese.

  • St Ignatius Church says ‘no’ to single use items

    Jan 18, 2020

    “Then the Lord God took the man and put him into the Garden of Eden to cultivate and keep it.” - Genesis 2:15

  • Forming priests as missionary disciples

    Jan 17, 2020

    The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Malaysia is requesting feedback from the people of God in order to form prophetic and servant priests, community pastors, critical thinkers and theologians in the Malaysian context.

  • Synodality is the way forward

    Jan 17, 2020

    The document on synodality, needless to say, affirms in clear terms (see chapter 3) that “the entire People of God is challenged by its fundamentally synodal calling” (n.72).

  • Landings 2 and beyond

    Jan 17, 2020

    On Dec 8, the team and Santa visited a children’s shelter in Petaling Jaya as part of the Christmas outreach programme. The children took part in an arts and craft activity, enjoyed a Sponsor-A-Meal-Programme, and were presented with gifts they had on their wish list, which included a Monopoly set, drones, watches and art supplies.

  • Catholic Bishops’ Conference Malaysia – Singapore – Brunei

    Jan 17, 2020

    Pope Francis’ in his Apostolic Letter, Motu proprio Aperuit Illis, published on September 30, establishes that “the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time is to be devoted to the celebration, study and dissemination of the Word of God”.