Focus

  • The History

    May 27, 2015

    The origins of the celebration of Trinity Sunday go all the way back to the Arian heresy of the fourth century.

  • What is Trinity Sunday?

    May 27, 2015

    Today is, seriously, one of my favorite feasts of the entire liturgical year.

  • Guided by the Spirit

    May 22, 2015

    The worldwide charismatic movement, which now includes an estimated 700 million people around the world, of which an estimated 160 million are Catholics, has its origins in the events of January 1, 1901, when a young girl began speaking in tongues after the prayer and invocation of the Holy Spirit by a lay evangelist of Methodist extraction.

  • Outpouring of the Holy Spirit

    May 22, 2015

    The feast of Pentecost is a celebration of the mysterious movement of God in our lives, through the outpouring of the Holy Spirit.

  • Joining their children to serve

    May 21, 2015

    Mother’s Day took on a special significance this year at St Michael’s Church, as mothers paired up with their children, who were altar servers, to serve at the Mass.

  • East Malaysians celebrate Mother’s Day

    May 21, 2015

    It was a day of joyous celebration when the parishioners of the Church of St Francis de Sales celebrated Mother’s Day on May 10.

  • Mothers recognized for their sacrificial love

    May 21, 2015

    Mother’s Day is always celebrated on the second Sunday in May and this year it fell on May 10. Archbishop Julian Leow, after the Confirmation Mass at the Church of St Anthony on May 10, gave a special blessing to all mothers.

  • Mother and son Pope Francis shares personal, intimate devotion to Mary

    May 21, 2015

    From Easter to Pentecost -- and especially during the Marian month of May -- Catholics recite the "Regina Coeli" prayer "with the emotion of children who are happy because their mother is happy" that Jesus has risen from the dead, Pope Francis said.

  • Food for Thought

    May 15, 2015

    In the Holy Trinity, the Holy Spirit may be the toughest to understand.

  • A little help from above, even in the mundane

    May 15, 2015

    Actually, the Holy Spirit takes the train, the plane, the boat, the bus and every other form of transportation, public or private, day or night, rain or shine.