Malaysian Church News

  • A children’s musical presentation on What is Christmas?

    Dec 06, 2019

    The idea of a musical started modestly in January when Children’s Choir mistress, Esther Tan, asked Fr Martin Arlando, parish priest of CDM, permission to host a small Christmas musical at the end of the year for fundraising purposes for the Free Learning Centre and new building.

  • Working together for the greater glory of God

    Dec 06, 2019

    Two visually challenged recent graduates from USM, Felicia and Andrea Pui were asked to rewrite the script of Act 1. They truly showed how Christmas s

  • Sarawak govt approves 1.2-ha land for church in Kuching

    Dec 06, 2019

    The Borneo Evangelical Mission (BEM) finally has land to build its church and community centre catering to 11,000 parishioners in the Sarawak capital city.

  • Challenges faced by Youths today

    Dec 06, 2019

    During the group sessions, participants were asked to work in groups and come up with what challenges are faced by the youth groups today.

  • Unveiling and blessing of “Our Father” prayer plaque in Bidayuh Bau in Jerusalem

    Dec 03, 2019

    The Bau Bidayuh community can claim 29 November 2019 as a historical day for them. The “Sama koih” (Our Father) prayer plaque in the Bau Bidayuh dialect, engraved on the wall of the Pater Noster Church in Jerusalem, was unveiled after two years of planning and preparation.

  • Permission for female altar servers

    Nov 30, 2019

    Permission has been granted for parishes in the KL Archdiocese to have girls serving as altar servers from today, the First Sunday of Advent.

  • Construction for new church in Rawang to begin soon

    Nov 29, 2019

    After years of waiting, praying and hoping for a new church, the construction of the new Church of St Jude Thaddeus is expected to take off next year. The site of the new church is less than three km from the current Church of St Jude Thaddeus.

  • Be a visible sign of God in the world

    Nov 29, 2019

    More than 100 participants attended the third St Mary’s Cathedral Parish Pastoral Assembly (PPA) at the Diocesan Pastoral Centre Oct 19.

  • Dialogue is mission

    Nov 29, 2019

    The Parish Ministries of Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs (PMEIA) from the Church of the Assumption made a pilgrimage to the Church of St Theresa, Nilai, to reflect on the life and spirituality of the Little Flower, St Theresa of Lisieux.

  • Let us form and sustain our BECs

    Nov 29, 2019

    The head of the Catholic hierarchy has called for ongoing training programs and support systems that will sustain the Basic Ecclesial Communities (BECs).