Malaysian Church News

  • Celebrating differences in autism

    Apr 19, 2024

    On April 7, the Church of Our Lady of Lourdes (OLL) celebrated World Autism Awareness Day, an initiative championed for the first time under the guidance of parish priest, Fr Gregory Chan.

  • Getting reacquainted with Jesus

    Apr 19, 2024

    The Women’s Ministry under the Archdiocesan Office for Human Development organised a one-day retreat for women at the Archdiocesan Pastoral Centre on April 6.

  • Engaging in sembang santai to foster religious understanding

    Apr 19, 2024

    The leaders of Masjid Mu’adz Bin Jabal in Setiawangsa, organised a sembang santai (casual chat) with non-Muslims on April 6 in conjunction with the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

  • All on board for a destiny of love and mercy

    Apr 19, 2024

    The Church of Divine Mercy in Sg Ara introduced an innovative approach to encourage parishioners and pilgrims to participate in its novena and parish feast day celebrations, culminating in grand events on April 6 and 7.

  • Celebrating God’s gracious gift of mercy

    Apr 19, 2024

    The Church of the Divine Mercy celebrated its feast day on the Second Sunday of Easter. Streams of pilgrims arrived at the church some two hours before Mass to go for confession and chant the chaplet.

  • Sowing seeds of change

    Apr 19, 2024

    A collaborative effort on a Laudato Si’, Care for our Common Home activity between the Church of the Assumption and the Church of St Francis Xavier (SFX) was held recently at Griffon Hall, Assumption Family House, attracting 40 participants from six parishes from as far as Kajang and Rawang.

  • Exploring the Person-of-the-Therapist (POTT) model

    Apr 19, 2024

    Person-of-the-Therapist Training (POTT – Part II) was recently organised by SJC Counselling Centre on March 16 and 17 2024 and conducted by Jesuit priest, Fr Dr Charles Sim, PhD from Singapore. POTT – Part I was conducted last year on April 22 and 23 2023.

  • A comprehensive guide to Catholic family catechesis

    Apr 19, 2024

    The National Catechetical Office, in collaboration with the Malaysian Catechetical Commission and the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Malaysia, is pleased to announce the release of As For Me & My House, a comprehensive parent’s guide to catechesis.

  • She lives on in the hearts and minds of her ‘children’

    Apr 19, 2024

    Sr Enda has inspired generations of students with her kindness, wisdom, and sense of humour. She was not only a teacher but also a mentor and friend to many, guiding them through the challenges of youth and shaping their characters with her strong values.

  • A remarkable legacy

    Apr 19, 2024

    Throughout her lifetime, Sr Enda made remarkable contributions, from advocating for women’s education to nurturing the growth of the Ave Maria Clinic, which later evolved into the renowned Assunta Hospital in Petaling Jaya.