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  • Live it. Love it. Own it.

    May 13, 2022

    Queen of traffic Priscilla Patrick’s thirst for the unknown has taken her to 76 out of 195 countries in the last 25 years.

  • Smoothening rough edges

    May 13, 2022

    Sea glass is fragments of broken glass objects which have been tumbled through the surf, made contact with the sand of the sea bed and the unceasing waves of the sea for such long periods of time that they become opaque and smooth.

  • Chasing Nouwen’s Rembrandt in St Petersburg, Russia

    May 13, 2022

    We pray fervently that God will grant our deepest desires, and when we don’t get what we want, we don’t let go and let God.

  • Spirituality — A place all believers can come together

    May 13, 2022

    Spirituality is related to theology and dogma akin to how an actual game of sports is related to the rule book of that sport.

  • Being outside to find what is truly inside

    Apr 29, 2022

    When public Masses resume, some may not return. The number of Catholics away from church has been growing. Has the pandemic accelerated that number? From a personal experience though, sometimes being outside allows us to see what is truly inside.

  • Practical versus Theoretical ~ Part 2 ~

    Apr 29, 2022

    As a child progresses through the Psychosocial stages of Autonomy versus Shame and Doubt, a delicate balance of encouragement and support accompanied with guidance and protection, are necessary.

  • The Post Pandemic Man

    Apr 29, 2022

    The Catholic Men’s Group of the Malacca Johore Diocesan Commission for Family, Laity and Life, organised a webinar entitled ‘The Post Pandemic Man’. The presenter, Deacon Prof Dr Sherman Kuek, shares a summary of his talk presented on April 24, 2022.

  • Fear of missing out

    Apr 29, 2022

    It’s hard for a child to have to go to bed in the middle of an evening when the rest of the family is still celebrating. Nobody wants to go to bed while everyone else is still up. No one wants to miss out on life.

  • Let us not get used to war!

    Apr 29, 2022

    “Please, please, let us not get used to war! Let us all commit ourselves to imploring peace, from our balconies and in our streets! Peace!” Thus proclaimed Pope Francis in his Easter message Urbi et Orbi (“To the City and the World”). “May the leaders of nations hear people’s plea for peace,” he urg

  • Confession: View of one heart and one soul

    Apr 22, 2022

    Confessions are available either before weekend Masses or through an appointment with your parish office.