Malaysian Church News

  • KL Archdiocese holds Autism Awareness Campaign

    Jun 09, 2017

    The Special Needs Learning Centre (SNLC), a ministry under the Archdiocesan Office for Human Development (AOHD) took the opportunity to carry out Auti

  • Communicate hope and trust in a troubled world

    Jun 09, 2017

    Catholics around the world, including those in Sabah, have been urged by Pope Francis to communicate hope and trust rather than generate apathy, fear or the idea that evil has no limits.

  • What does reframing climate change mean?

    Jun 09, 2017

    Pope Francis has already changed the conversation in the Catholic Church by prioritising issues of justice and mercy. He holds a unique status today a

  • Vocation promo draws 151 youths

    Jun 07, 2017

    This year’s Vocation Sunday saw a big turnout as 151 youths and visitors came for the vocation promotion talk on 7 May 2017 at St Augustine community hall here.

  • Cathedral celebrates CCR golden jubilee worldwide

    Jun 05, 2017

    The Sacred Heart Cathedral parish celebrated the golden jubilee of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal (CCR) in the universal Church June 1-4.

  • SJIIM celebrates its first year with an opening ceremony

    Jun 02, 2017

    St Joseph’s Institution International School Malaysia (Tropicana PJ Campus) (SJIIM), a Lasallian educational institution and brother school of St Joseph’s Institution International Singapore, celebrated its first year of school with an official opening ceremony at the school’s auditorium on May 15.

  • Is there religious freedom in Malaysia? Survey shows one in 10 says no

    Jun 02, 2017

    A recent national survey by market research firm Kajidata showed that around one in 10 Malaysians did not agree that religious freedom is practised here, although Malaysia is a multi-faith country.

  • Bishop Emeritus Anthony Lee celebrates his 80th birthday and 40th anniversary as a bishop

    Jun 02, 2017

    Bishop Emeritus Anthony Lee Kok Hin was born on March 20, 1937, in Miri, Sarawak. He was ordained a priest on Jan 2, 1966, and was named bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Miri, Malaysia on May 30, 1977. His episcopal ordination was on Nov. 20, 1977.

  • Our Lady’s presence is celebrated in Subang Jaya

    Jun 02, 2017

    The evening of Saturday, May 13 was extra special at the Church of St Thomas More, with about 1,000 parishioners participating in a 2km procession to commemorate the 100th year Anniversary of the first appearance of the Blessed Virgin Mary at Fatima, Portugal.

  • SFA celebrates Autism Awareness Day

    Jun 02, 2017

    The Assisi’s Beloved Community (ABC), a special needs ministry of St Francis of Assisi Church, Cheras, consists of families of persons with autism and other special needs.