Malaysian Church News

  • St Theresa parish initiates Prison Ministry

    Aug 07, 2014

    The mission of the Prison Ministry is to serve the incarcerated in prisons, a service that is founded on the teachings in the Holy Bible, in particular the Gospel of Matthew, Chapter 25, verses 35 to 36.

  • Blessings Over the Phone

    Aug 07, 2014

    With respect to prayer, I see no reason why not. If we can pray for somebody with no physical or virtual connection, such as when we offer a mystery of the rosary for a friend or relative in need of prayer, then accompanying them in some way by phone or other technical means of communication can be a means of enhancing this effect from a subjective

  • BECs organise activties for Bible Sunday

    Aug 07, 2014

    The Parish of St Theresa celebrated Bible Sunday BEC Day with the 11.15am Eucharist animated by the BECs. A poster on the theme of Bible Sunday 2014 The Evergreen, Priceless, Treasure was placed at the entrance of the Church before Mass.

  • Pay attention to the Word of God

    Aug 07, 2014

    Bible Sunday was celebrated in all parishes on July 13. This year’s Bible Sunday message from the Regional Biblical Commission was Seeking The Evergreen Priceless Treasure In The Bible.

  • Malaysia’s Abrahamic moment

    Jul 24, 2014

    There is a famous anecdote in the Quran that tells of a man in search of his existential Master. He began his quest for answers by questioning his society’s traditional practices of idol worship.

  • Getting to know Archbishop-elect Julian Leow

    Jul 24, 2014

    His Holiness Pope Francis appointed Fr Julian Leow Beng Kim, aged 50, as the new Archbishop of Kuala Lumpur Archdiocese. This news was announced simultaneously on Thursday, July 3 at the Vatican and at the Archdiocesan Office.

  • SFI’s Chapel, a fine heritage

    Jul 24, 2014

    After some years of existence, things that surround us begin to be taken for granted and much that should be remembered is quietly forgotten. Such is the case of the beautiful St. Francis Institution (SFI) Chapel.

  • New Deacon Louis Chin Soon Teck ordained at Johor Bahru

    Jul 24, 2014

    Louis Chin Soon Teck, 55, from the Congregation of St John the Baptist, was ordained a deacon at the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, July 6 by Bishop Paul Tan Chee Ing, SJ.

  • Holy Land at your doorstep

    Jul 24, 2014

    In conjunction with Bible Sunday on July 13, Holy Trinity Parish held a parish- level biblical event called “ A Pilgrimage to the Holy Land.”

  • The Naming of the Bishop in the Eucharistic Prayer

    Jul 24, 2014

    When a diocesan bishop resigns or is transferred to another see, an administrator is normally named if there is to be an interregnum before a new bishop is appointed.