Youth

  • Malaysian student contingent’s victory at Tokyo Math Olympiad

    Jan 18, 2020

    Nine Malaysian students won nine medals at the World International Mathematical Olympiad championship in Tokyo recently.

  • Love your body - Love yourself

    Jan 18, 2020

    There are two kinds of people in this world, the people who struggle with body image and the people who lie about it.

  • St Sabina youths win Choir competition

    Jan 18, 2020

    Ten youths from the St Sabina Chapel participated in the Christmas Choir competition in conjunction with the Okk Joseph Gunsoi Big Family Christmas Gathering.

  • Creating a spirit of togetherness

    Jan 18, 2020

    Penny, an altar server from the Chapel of St Sabina was struggling to climb Bukit Bendera Hill for her Altar Server activities on December 29, 2019.

  • Catholic university students visit sick children in Colombo during Christmas celebrations

    Jan 18, 2020

    A group of students visited the Apeksha (Hope) Cancer Hospital in Maharagama. “We wanted to share the joy of the birth of our Saviour with a group of real fighters, struggling desperately against cancer,” said one student. For the patients, “every day the hope is to wake up alive. For the parents of those little children, every day the hope is to see their children alive,” said another.

  • India Church to call off Asian Youth Day

    Jan 09, 2020

    Church officials say that the Asian Youth Day will no longer take place in India in October 2021 due to unforeseen circumstances.

  • UN chief in New Year’s message: Youth are the hope of the world

    Jan 09, 2020

    Against the backdrop of persistent inequality and rising hatred, “a world at war and a warming planet”, with climate change as “a long-term problem” and “a clear and present danger”, the United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said that “we cannot afford to be the generation that fiddled while the planet burned”.

  • Sandakan youth leaders reflect on 2019

    Jan 09, 2020

    The Diocesan Youth Apostolate (DYA) had their last meeting for 2019 on December 13-15. Fifteen DYA members and three youths from Lahad Datu and Sandakan parish attended. Fr Dafrinn Diwol takes over from Fr David Garaman as the spiritual adviser.

  • Not your ordinary youth ministry: A home for all

    Jan 09, 2020

    Just going to church once a week is never enough for me if I want to grow into the person Jesus wants me to be. I believe God has given us gifts to glorify Him and we should use our gifts for the greater good.

  • Listen to us and we will Listen to you

    Jan 04, 2020

    As we sat and thought about our New Year’s resolution, we recalled and reflected over the events of the past year to help guide us along.