Malaysian Church News

  • Parenting in today’s world

    Jul 26, 2019

    Parenting in today’s world is full of challenges and parents are very discerning in what they want for their children.

  • Children learn how to care for the environment

    Jul 26, 2019

    A total of 102 children from Pre-school to Year 6 participated in a one-day camp at the Church of the Divine Mercy (CDM) on July 6.

  • Children rushing to read the Bible

    Jul 26, 2019

    The Church is called by our Lord to discipleship and to teach (Matthew 28:20), inculcating the Word into people’s lives from the time of their childhood.

  • Melaka parish organises Bible Quiz for Bible Sunday

    Jul 26, 2019

    St Theresa’s Church, parish priest, Fr Thomas Chong, SJ, stated that the second Sunday of July is designated as Bible Sunday by the Regional Biblical Commission of Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei.

  • Quiet the mind and the soul will speak

    Jul 26, 2019

    A three-day Silent Meditation retreat by Fr Charles Chin was held at the Church of Our Lady of Lourdes, July 12-14.

  • A 217-year-old mosque opens its doors to boost interfaith understanding

    Jul 25, 2019

    In an effort to promote interfaith harmony between the different communities, the historic 217-year-old Masjid Kapitan Keling opened its doors to all, especially non-Muslims.

  • Butterworth parishioners go on walking pilgrimage to St Anne, BM

    Jul 25, 2019

    Fifty parishioners of NBVM (Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary) and SCIC (Sts. Chastan and Imbert), along with their Parish Priest Fr Dominic Santhiyagu and visiting Sr Melanie Reyes from the Philippines, set off on a personal pilgrimage mission — a 13 km walk in prayer to St Anne’s Church in Bukit Mertajam.

  • Migrants go on pilgrimage to Nilai

    Jul 25, 2019

    The Migrant ministry from the Church of the Visitation went on a pilgrimage to St. Theresa’s Church (STC), Nilai, on July 7.

  • Sent out, two by two

    Jul 25, 2019

    One hundred and forty-four parishioners of the Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary (NBVM), Sts Chastan and Imbert Church (SCIC) were sent out in pairs on July 7, for a day of mission work in conjunction with the Extraordinary Missionary Year 2019 (EMY 2019) .

  • Priests celebrate ordination anniversaries

    Jul 24, 2019

    Spouses and friends of the members of the St. Theresa’s Parish Pastoral Council (STPPC) and her lay organisations gathered for a 3-in-1 dinner on 1 July at a restaurant in Siburan to celebrate the priestly ordination anniversaries of their three priests.