Malaysian Church News

  • MJD News Update #61

    Oct 16, 2021

    As we enter this Synodal Process, do not stifle the Holy Spirit. Listen to the Holy Spirit, then hear how to be Church, the sign of God’s presence in the world today.

  • Discernment and consultation with the People of God

    Oct 15, 2021

    Discernment and consultation with the People of God

  • Diocese of Malacca Johor: For a Synodal Church: Communion, Participation and Mission

    Oct 15, 2021

    “The Church of God is convoked in Synod. The path entitled For a Synodal Church: Communion, Participation, and Mission solemnly opened on Oct 9 and 10, 2021 in Rome, and on Oct 16 in the Diocese of Malacca Johore.

  • Laudato Si’ action platform prayer campaign

    Oct 15, 2021

    The Episcopal Commission for Creation Justice of Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei (ECCJ-MSB) will be the focal point for the Laudato Si’ Action Platform (LSAP).

  • Catholics join in prayers for Sarawak’s Yang Di Pertua

    Oct 15, 2021

    In conjunction with Sarawak Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud’s 85th birthday celebration, the Unit for Other Religions (UNIFOR) hosted a gathering of the non-Islamic religious body for a thanksgiving ceremony on Oct 8.

  • Sr Gerard Fernandez – the death row nun

    Oct 15, 2021

    Sr Gerard Fernandez, a Good Shepherd nun recognised for her ministry to death row inmates, was the guest at a recent episode of Catholics@Home podcast.

  • It’s ok to ask for help

    Oct 15, 2021

    In conjunction with World Mental Health Day on Oct 10, the Archdiocesan Mental Health Ministry launched its Emotional Support Careline known as Shalom Careline.

  • The healing power of therapeutic play for children

    Oct 15, 2021

    Healing Power of Therapeutic Play for Children was the latest in a series of talks hosted by the Professional Standards Office - Committee for Child Protection, held on Oct 9.

  • Discipleship according to St Joseph

    Oct 15, 2021

    This year, Pope Francis calls on us to focus on St Joseph, “to increase our love for this great saint, to encourage us to implore his intercession and to imitate his virtues and his zeal.”

  • Kangar parish plants trees for Season of Creation

    Oct 15, 2021

    In celebration of the Season of Creation on October 4, 2021, which is the feast day of St Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of nature and creation; the Church of Our Lady of Fatima planted six Christmas trees (Araucaria columnaris) in the grounds of the 62-year-old parish.