Malaysian Church News

  • Consecrated People as Godparents

    Nov 14, 2014

    There was a general restriction on priests, religious and other consecrated souls acting as godparents that stemmed from the 1917 Code of Canon Law.

  • Parishioners commit to mission

    Nov 14, 2014

    The greatest moment has arrived — the moment that Jesus has been waiting for, to send His disciples, on a mission. No one was excluded.

  • More than 230 attend faith formation

    Nov 14, 2014

    More than 230 participants attended a two day Faith Formation on the Catechism of the Catholic Church, initiated by parish priest, Fr Michael Sia.

  • Bro Matthew Liew celebrates his 80th Birthday

    Nov 14, 2014

    La Salle Brother Matthew Liew celebrated his 80th birthday recently with the launch of his personal memoirs, Celebrating Life.

  • BEC core team — ‘A Journey of Prayer and Joy’

    Nov 14, 2014

    The BEC core teams of St Theresa’s Parish, Melaka organized an outing to Cameron Highlands from Oct 10 to 12. Three formation sessions were added as part of the outing. Our theme was A journey of Prayer and Joy.

  • The International Pastoral Care Week at Assunta Hospital

    Nov 14, 2014

    The International Pastoral Care Week at Assunta Hospital culminated in a beautiful presentation of lights and love at a Mass celebrated by His Grace, Archbishop Julian Leow on Oct 21 at Tun Tan Cheng Lock College of Nursing.

  • First Holy Communion Celebrated at CDM Penang

    Nov 14, 2014

    They were given four years of faith instruction, a camp to prepare them and a day of preparation to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation before the big celebration of First Holy Communion on October 12.

  • Life in the Spirit Seminar at the Church of St Thomas More

    Nov 14, 2014

    It was a life-changing experience for more than 150 parishioners who participated in a three-day weekend Life in the Spirit Seminar at the Church of St Thomas More.

  • Whither the Catholic Church?

    Nov 14, 2014

    Participants and organizers of a workshop entitled Whither the Catholic Church? were pleasantly surprised when newly ordained Archbishop of Kuala Lumpur, His Grace, Julian Leow, walked in to register to attend the workshop.

  • Let’s pluralise to diversify

    Nov 14, 2014

    Mercy is not a word accompanied by a denigrating effect. Mercy is neither awarded nor rewarded to one as and when he demands it.