Malaysian Church News

  • Video to help parishioners come for Mass

    Jul 04, 2020

    The Church of Our Lady of Fatima has produced a unique video

  • St Anne’s BM has first Mass

    Jul 04, 2020

    Bishop Sebastian Francis celebrated the first public Mass for the Minor Basilica of St Anne on June 28 with 250 leaders and members of the parish groups and ministries.

  • New website launched for St Anne

    Jul 04, 2020

    The new website of the Minor Basilica of St Anne (www.minorbasilicastannebm. com) was launched on July 1.

  • Some parishes in Penang Diocese resume public Masses

    Jul 04, 2020

    “The Mass on June 28 was for parish leaders and volunteers. It was a joyful moment for all of us. The people were happy, fulfilled and at peace as we had adoration before Mass.“

  • Masses resume in the KL Archdiocese

    Jul 04, 2020

    “Congratulations Fathers for re-opening our churches after all these months. Thank you and your team for managing this first day.

  • Christian Meditation goes online amidst pandemic

    Jul 04, 2020

    The World Community of Christian Meditation (WCCM) organised a webinar on June 16 for WCCM Malaysia featuring Fr Laurence Freeman OSB, titled Silver Lining: Grace in the Time of Crisis. Up to 250 meditators, including invited guests from Indonesia, Hong Kong, Philippines and Australia, logged in for the two-hour session via Zoom.

  • Priests, laity, happy to be back in church for Mass

    Jul 04, 2020

    Our first “closed door” Mass on June 28, after about three months of no physical Masses due to the MCO, was a spiritually moving experience. Parishioners shared their “euphoric experiences”. Some said they were in ecstasy and in tears during the Mass and couldn’t believe their spiritual hunger for the Holy Eucharist.

  • Christina returns to the Lord

    Jul 04, 2020

    Talented Christina Yubong, one of the pioneers of the Bahasa Malaysia-speaking community, passed away July 1.

  • Daily Short Readings of the week: Sunday, July 5 - Saturday July 11

    Jul 04, 2020

    I shall pour clean water over you and you will be cleansed; I shall cleanse you of all your defilement and all your idols.

  • Msgr Philip Heng SJ completes his tenure

    Jul 04, 2020

    Msgr Philip Heng completed his tenure as Vicar General, as the Rector of the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd and also as the rector of St Joseph’s Church, in the Archdiocese of Singapore June 30.