Malaysian Church News

  • First French ME in Malaysia

    Apr 02, 2014

    The Worldwide Marriage Encounter (WWME) programme provides a conducive environment, and encourages and enables married couples to communicate deeply.

  • Formation for CLOW catechists

    Apr 02, 2014

    he Penang Diocese Catechetical Commission (PDCC) organised its very first formation for Children’s Liturgy of the Word (CLOW) catechists over the weekend of March 22-23, at St Anne’s Church.

  • Dialogue session on national unity in Sandakan

    Apr 02, 2014

    The National Unity Consultative Council (NUCC) in collaboration with the Department of National Unity and Integration of the Prime Minister’s Department has undertaken a nationwide unity dialogue session with the public themed Dialog Perpaduan : Suara Akar Umbi~Membina Bersama Bangsa Malaysia yang Bersatu Padu.

  • Pope’s first anniversary celebrated

    Apr 02, 2014

    The first anniversary of the Pontificate of His Holiness Pope Francis was celebrated in St John’s Cathedral with Mass on Mar 16. Some 2,700 Catholics from far and near converged, including several ambassadors and VIPs.

  • What is Lent?

    Apr 02, 2014

    For Lent, the Senior Citizens of the Church of Immaculate Conception gathered to listen to an inspiring and thought-provoking talk by Dr Steven Selvaraju. The senior citizens listened attentively to the questions which were put forward for serious deliberations.

  • Basic writing and photography session for potential reporters

    Apr 02, 2014

    Twenty-six potential reporters coming from the various BECs, groups and ministries attended a three-hour exposure to basic journalism and photography skills organized by the Social Communication Ministry (SOCCOM) of Holy Trinity Parish.

  • Sharing in the three- fold mission of Christ

    Apr 02, 2014

    Good Shepherd Church (GSC) is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year with a multitude of activities and celebrations to commemorate this milestone.

  • Eagle’s Eye formation camp in Malaysia

    Apr 02, 2014

    Fondacio Malaysia held a three-day/two-night Leadership Formation Camp — Eagle’s Eye 2014, in Janda Baik, Pahang, recently that saw overwhelming response and participation. In total 92 youths attended the formation programme from eleven parishes of the Kuala Lumpur Archdiocese, two participants from Johor Diocese and four from Penang Diocese.

  • Politicians have failed religious minorities

    Apr 02, 2014

    Politicians, from Barisan Nasional and Pakatan Rakyat, have failed to protect the freedom of worship for all religions and it is now up to the ordinary citizen to stand up.

  • Defend the right to use the word ‘Allah’

    Apr 02, 2014

    With the row over the use of the word "Allah" still simmering, Anglican Christians in Sarawak said they will go all out to defend their right to use the word in worship.