Malaysian Church News

  • Update on diaconate ordination of four seminarians in KK Archdidocese

    Oct 12, 2021

    Having consulted the members of the College of Consultors, His Grace Archbishop John Wong has agreed to ordain the four seminarians as transitional deacons.

  • Christians join other faiths in prayers for Sarawak Head of State

    Oct 11, 2021

    The state of living harmoniously with different races and religious beliefs in Sarawak was celebrated at a thanksgiving gathering of leaders and representatives from non-Islamic religions such as Christianity, Buddhism, Sikhism, Taoism and Hinduism on 8 October at a local hotel.

  • Sarawak discussing with Putrajaya on proposed COVID-19 booster shots for the vulnerable group

    Oct 11, 2021

    The Sarawak government is discussing with the federal government on the proposal to give Covid-19 booster shots to Sarawakians, said deputy chief minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas.

  • MCCBCHST calls for action against Muslim preacher

    Oct 08, 2021

    In a statement dated Oct 4, the Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism and Taoism (MCCBCHST) called for stern action against Ustaz Syakir Nasoha for his controversial and allegedly hatred-inciting sermons broadcast over social media.

  • Chancery Notice Extracts

    Oct 08, 2021

    This is an extract from the Chancery Notice on October 7, 2021 - Resumption and Public Celebration of Sacraments (Kuala Lumpur, Selangor and Terengganu under Phase 3 and Pahang under Phase 4)

  • MJD News Update #60

    Oct 08, 2021

    On October 10, the “Synod of Bishops” begins with the Eucharist celebrated by Pope Francis in the Vatican.

  • Bishop Sebastian speaks on synodality

    Oct 08, 2021

    As the world recovers from the ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic, Pope Francis has invited the whole Church to embark on a journey with him towards the Synod of 2023 by questioning itself on synodality, a decisive theme for the life and mission of the Church, especially in post pandemic times.

  • Mass times for the opening of the Diocesan Synod

    Oct 08, 2021

    Mass times for the opening of the Diocesan Synod

  • Malacca Johore’s diocesan phase begins Oct 16

    Oct 08, 2021

    Rt Rev Bernard Paul, D.D. of Malacca Johore issued a circular at the end of September on Entering the Synodal Process from October 10, 2021, to March 31, 2022.

  • Kuching synchronises the synod roadmap

    Oct 08, 2021

    The clergy, religious, members of the Archdiocesan Pastoral Council and the Parish Pastoral councillors throughout the Archdiocese of Kuching will have a joint recollection on Zoom on Saturday, October 16.