Malaysian Church News

  • A day of faith and community in Tanjung Kling Chapel

    May 17, 2024

    The quaint Chapel of St Joseph in Tanjung Kling celebrated its patronal feast on May 1, drawing over 400 faithful for a spiritually enriching afternoon.

  • Churches should improve accessibility for the differently-abled

    May 17, 2024

    A Mass for individuals with special needs was celebrated at the Church of the Sacred Heart on April 27 by Archbishop Julian Leow, with parish priest Msgr Stanislaus Soosaimariam concelebrating.

  • I just want to go for Mass as a family

    May 17, 2024

    The Catechetical Ministry has taken meaningful steps to better understand the needs of the disabled community and conducted activities.

  • Easter outreach brings joy to Orang Asli families

    May 17, 2024

    Thirty-one members of the Orang Asli community in Batu Empoh were the joyful recipients of 459kgs of essential food items recently.

  • A journey of ‘doing’ theology

    May 17, 2024

    A journey that began on February 22, 2020 and went through the COVID-19 pandemic period, ended on May 4, 2024, when 49 students who had completed the Distance Education Programme in Theology, also known as DEPTh, received their certificates from Most Rev Julian Leow Beng Kim, Archbishop of Kuala Lumpur.

  • Tapah church gets a facelift

    May 17, 2024

    The Church of St Mary has recently completed substantial renovations after severe soil erosion last year damaged the property’s aged wall fence. The erosion nearly led to the collapse of the structure, prompting urgent repairs and enhancements to the church’s perimeter and facilities.

  • First BEC pot-luck after pandemic

    May 17, 2024

    The BEC of St Jerome, Pandan Indah, gathered for their Easter celebration on April 13, despite a heavy downpour just before the event. Despite the weather, 35 members of the BEC under the Church of the Sacred Heart, came together, demonstrating their strong sense of community and togetherness.

  • Sustainable giving with pre-loved clothes drive

    May 17, 2024

    In a world increasingly burdened by waste and environmental degradation, the Parish Integral Human Development Ministry (PIHDM) Ecology and Environment team at the Church of St Anthony took a commendable step towards sustainability and compassion.

  • Mental health and stress on teenagers today

    May 17, 2024

    Teenagers today are growing up in a different environment compared to just a decade ago, presenting unique challenges for parents who may feel uncertain about how to cope.

  • Kulim parishioners learn homemade candle crafting

    May 17, 2024

    A group of parishioners from the Church of the Sacred Heart in Kulim came together recently for a special activity – crafting their own homemade candles.