Malaysian Church News

  • Unifor plans to set up ‘Elders Council’

    Mar 22, 2019

    Unit for Other Religions (Unifor) has already registered its Trust Fund and in March, it will set up its Elders Council.

  • Jesuit who bridges Christian-Muslim gap

    Mar 22, 2019

    Jesuit Fr Victor Edwin, who teaches Islam in Delhi’s Vidyajyoti College and several other Catholic theological institutes, has embarked on a new missi

  • BEC’s outreach in PJ Old Town with SSO

    Mar 22, 2019

    Eleven members of BEC SS3 St Catherine followed the St Ignatius Church (SIC) Street Shepherd Outreach (SSO) team on Saturday evening, March 9, 2019, to help the SSO ministry distribute food and drinks to the urban poor in Petaling Jaya Old Town.

  • Choose to walk with God

    Mar 22, 2019

    The Malacca Johore Diocese looks set to welcome 335 new Catholics into the Church at Easter.

  • Celebrating the sixth anniversary of Pope Francis’ pontificate

    Mar 22, 2019

    A dinner reception to mark the sixth anniversary of His Holiness Pope Francis was held at the Vatican Nunciature (Vatican Embassy), March 13.

  • CFM extends condolences to families of victims

    Mar 22, 2019

    The Christian Federation of Malaysia (CFM) condemns the senseless shooting which killed 49 worshippers at the two mosques in New Zealand on Mar 15.

  • Extraordinary Missionary Year: Examination of Conscience

    Mar 22, 2019

    In conjunction with the Extraordinary Missionary Year, here are four sections to this Examination of Conscience which are available for supplementary use

  • God has called you by name

    Mar 22, 2019

    On the First Sunday of Lent (March 9 and 10), the three Arch/Dicoeses of Kuala Lumpur, Penang and Malacca Johore celebrated the annual Rite of Electio

  • Elect bring the the missionary dimension of the Church alive

    Mar 22, 2019

    In the Penang Island Deanery and Northern Deanery, a total of 129 catechumens who are following the RCIA programme took their final step towards the Sacraments of Initiation at the Easter Vigil, as they presented themselves before Bishop Sebastian Francis at the Rite of Election during the 3.00pm Mass on Saturday March 9 at the Cathedral of the Holy Spirit.

  • Why get married in the Church?

    Mar 22, 2019

    Mixed marriages from different religions are very common nowadays as 80 – 90 per cent of the participating couples are from different religions.