Malaysian Church News

  • KL Archdiocese’s Lenten Campaign Touching the Wounds of Christ

    Mar 21, 2014

    This year’s theme for the 2014 Lenten Campaign for the Archdiocese of Kuala Lumpur is Touching the Wounds of Christ.

  • Justice not seen to be served in Sodomy II

    Mar 14, 2014

    The Malaysian Bar is deeply troubled by the conviction and sentence to five years’ imprisonment of PKR de facto leader Anwar Ibrahim by the Court of Appeal, for what was essentially consensual sex between two adults.

  • Keeping the water splashing festival of ‘Intrudo’ alive

    Mar 14, 2014

    Children, youths and adults residing at the Portuguese Settlement enthusiastically observed the water splashing and drenching festival of Intrudo with much gusto on March 2, a tradition kept by the community on the Sunday preceding Ash Wednesday.

  • Malaysian receives knighthood from Pope

    Mar 14, 2014

    The Holy Father recently conferred the title "Knight of St. Sylvester" on a Malaysian for his contributions to social communication on Feb 27.

  • Court reserves judgement on HERALD’s leave application

    Mar 14, 2014

    The Federal Court has reserved judgment on the Catholic Church’s leave application to appeal against the ruling by the Court of Appeal which affirmed that the Home Minister was right to ban the use of the word Allah in a weekly publication.

  • Thousands throng Klang to celebrate Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes

    Mar 14, 2014

    The annual feast of Our Lady of Lourdes was celebrated meaningfully and solemnly at the Church of Our Lady of Lourdes (OLOL) with daily Novena and Mass Feb 6 -16.

  • Lenten calendars to help to live Lent

    Mar 14, 2014

    To help enhance the individual’s Lenten experience, the Parish Liturgical Team from the Church of the Divine Mercy prepared and distributed Lenten calendars to all parishioners during the weekend Masses on Mar 1 and 2.

  • Justice for survivors of gender violence

    Mar 14, 2014

    Some two hundred participants, mainly young people, attended the two-hour session on the One Billion Rising For Justice campaign held on Feb 16 from 10.30am to 12.30pm at St Mary’s Parish Hall.

  • Why do we offer Jesus’ sacrifice to the Father?

    Mar 14, 2014

    It does not seem logical for us to offer Jesus’ sufferings to the Father – a gift from the Father to us and in this prayer we are returning the same gift to God. It is more proper to offer our sufferings and those of our loved ones to God. But we cannot use others’ suffering to free ourselves from the consequence of our wrongdoings.

  • SFX children participate in Mass

    Mar 14, 2014

    Start them very young. That’s the policy the Banda Kaba St Francis Xavier Sunday school management team is adopting in efforts to ensure the Masses for Children is better attended.M

Sunday Reflection

What is our response to God’s call?

The Word of God is His communication in love with His children aimed to establish a relationship of love with them. By creating all human beings in His own image God desired to strike this love relationship with them. God has been faithful to this relationship of love down through the ages of human

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