Malaysian Church News

  • Friar Dominic Francis celebrates his Golden Jubilee

    Apr 10, 2014

    Bro Dominic Francis, the first Malaysian Capuchin celebrated his 50th anniversary as a Friar on March 27 at St Francis Xavier Home for the Elderly where he is a resident.

  • Challenges that Catholic parents face in the digital age

    Apr 10, 2014

    This was the focus of the talk entitled Challenges to Catholic Parents in the Digital Age presented by Dr Oscar Tagulinao on March 22 at the Church of St Peter.

  • Meeting, formation for commission members

    Apr 10, 2014

    The 11 members of the Diocesan Education Commission appointed December 1, 2013 convened its inaugural meeting on March 29 at the Conference Room, Holy Trinity Church and the formation session on March 30 at St Ursula Convent Secondary School.

  • BEC helps Orang Asli to renovate Chapel

    Apr 10, 2014

    A plea for assistance from the Catholic community of the Semai orang asli group near Temor, Perak for a decent place of worship in 2013, was heeded by BEC John Paul II from St Ignatius Church, Petaling Jaya.

  • Enrichment programme for married couples

    Apr 10, 2014

    Married life somehow becomes the one issue that is neglected. Most married couples take marriage for granted.

  • Selangor government should return seized Bibles

    Apr 10, 2014

    The Christian Federation of Malaysia (CFM) has joined the Bible Society of Malaysia (BSM) in urging the Selangor government to call for the return of the Bibles which were confiscated by the Selangor Islamic Department (Jais) early this year.

  • Interfaith Prayer for MH370 family members

    Apr 10, 2014

    People from all walks of faith gathered for an hour of Interfaith Prayerfor the family members of those on board the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.

  • Chrism Mass During Sede Vacante

    Apr 10, 2014

    Pope Francis accepted our archbishop’s resignation last December. He then was appointed as the administrator until the new bishop has been appointed.

  • Fr Clarence appointed as consultor to PCID by Pope Francis

    Apr 10, 2014

    Pope Francis has appointed Fr Clarence Devadass as one of the consultors to the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue (PCID).

  • A time of recollection for St Theresa’s parish

    Apr 10, 2014

    Twenty-four members of the BEC Coordinating Team (BECCOT) of St Theresa’s Parish held a recollection on March 15 (Saturday, 9.00am to 1.00pm), to enable the BEC members to take stock of their lives in order to live a meaningful time in Lent. Bro John Pereira, who is currently doing pastoral work in the parish, gave the recollection.