Malaysian Church News

  • Advent Programmes in the Archdiocese of Kuala Lumpur

    Nov 28, 2020

    The enforcement of the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) in many states in the Archdiocese of Kuala Lumpur has challenged the parishes in their preparation to celebrate Christmas in a meaningful manner.

  • Archdiocese of Kuala Lumpur pre-pastoral planning

    Nov 28, 2020

    In his opening address at the online 2021 Pastoral Planning and 2020 Evaluation Meeting of the Archdiocese of Kuala Lumpur, Archbishop Julian Leow stated that the COVID-19 pandemic has affected our lives and the life and mission of the parishes and the Church as a whole.

  • Pastoral Planning for a Post COVID-19 Era

    Nov 28, 2020

    Fr Clarence Devadass (pic) based his presentation on the feedback received via the survey questionnaire Pastoral Planning for a Post COVID-19 Era which was sent to EAs. He explained that there are four parts to the investigation:

  • Only 27 active priests in 25 years time?

    Nov 28, 2020

    At the moment, there are 60 priests in active ministry in the Archdiocese of KL shared Fr Simon Lau (pic). Most of them are in their 60s, 70s and 80s.

  • The importance of the BECs

    Nov 28, 2020

    The BECs have been doing their part, not only by registering people for Masses, but more importantly, by being at the service of those in need. We have to strengthen the BECs, which is a core need,” said Archbishop Julian Leow.

  • A journey for the Love of Christ

    Nov 28, 2020

    Archbishop Emeritus Dato’ Sri Peter Chung Hoan Ting celebrated his 50th Episcopal Ordination Anniversary Nov 15, 2020.

  • Summary Report of KL Archdiocese’s virtual programmes

    Nov 28, 2020

    The majority of ministries and groups have continued to work towards achieving their objectives despite the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Man arrested for defacing Marian statue in Singapore

    Nov 28, 2020

    Police in Singapore have arrested a man for defacing a statue of the Virgin Mary at a Catholic church, local media reported.

  • Daily Short Readings of the week: Sunday November 29 – Saturday December 5

    Nov 28, 2020

    You know ‘the time’ has come: you must wake up now: our salvation is even nearer than it was when we were converted. The night is almost over, it will be daylight soon – let us give up all the things we prefer to do under cover of the dark; let us arm ourselves and appear in the light.

  • Peninsular Malaysia Pastoral themes for 2021

    Nov 28, 2020

    There is no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic continues to cause anxiety, confusion and fear all over the world, including in our country, Malaysia. The normal way of life, as we know it at the national, ecclesial and personal levels, has been disrupted to a large extent.