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  • The world cannot afford a new cold war between China and the US

    Sep 26, 2020

    The world is taking a “very dangerous direction”: that of a new Cold War between China and the United States. The warning comes from the UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres (pic) who two days ago, at the opening of the United Nations General Assembly, warned all countries of possible future tragedies and divisions.

  • Chinese Catholics angry over book claiming Jesus killed sinner

    Sep 26, 2020

    Catholics in mainland China are upset about the distortion of a Bible story in a school textbook, which claims Jesus Christ stoned to death a sinner woman in order to respect the law of the time.

  • Sabah shows the way

    Sep 26, 2020

    Whatever the outcome of the Sabah state election this weekend, one thing was clear in the weeks leading up to it: Malaysians badly crave greater inclusiveness built on a celebration of unity in diversity. Many thought the country had made that breakthrough in 2018 with a change of government ushering in a new, more inclusive nation.

  • Twenty-sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time: The Eternal Offering

    Sep 26, 2020

    This Sunday we are treated to one of the most beautiful passages in the Bible. It is found in the Letter of St Paul to the Philippians.

  • Regional Catholic Bishops’ Conference has a new logo

    Sep 26, 2020

    The regional Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Malaysia-Singapore-Brunei (CBCMSB), at their recent conference in August 2020, adopted a new logo for both their Conference and for the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Malaysia.

  • Logo for Malaysian Bishops

    Sep 26, 2020

    The Malaysian Bishops’ Conference logo is built around a national e m b l e m , the hibiscus flower, as we fully become a Malaysian Church.

  • Diocese of Keningau: Pastoral letter on Sabah’s State election

    Sep 26, 2020

    Diocese of Penang Dear brothers and sisters in Christ , We Sabahans are busy but cautious for the Sabah DUN general election this coming Sept 26.

  • Diocese of Malacca Johore: MJD News Update #9

    Sep 26, 2020

    Cardinal Robert Sarah, prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments, said “virtual” services cannot compare to, and cannot replace, personal participation in the liturgy.

  • Updated Guidelines

    Sep 26, 2020

    Pursuant to the extension of the Recovery Movement Control Order which will be until 31st December 2020, please be informed on the updated guidelines for the Diocese of Penang with effect from 1st October 2020 while consciously and diligently maintaining the current Standard Operating Procedures that are already in place.

  • Our Lady of Sorrows, Hope in time of pandemic

    Sep 26, 2020

    The COVID-19 pandemic did not stop parishioners of the Church of Our Lady of Sorrows (City Parish) from celebrating their parish feast this year.