• Catholic Rapper Tells Youth To ‘Get Real’

    Dec 11, 2014

    Odd guy to be telling teenagers to “get real.”

  • IPG Campus students from Melaka-Johor on Mission

    Dec 11, 2014

    21st – 29th November, 7 students from the Teachers Training College in Melaka Johor Diocese, namely from Temenggong Ibrahim, Larkin and Tun Hussein Onn, Batu Pahat went for a Mission Exposure in Kuala Lumpur.

  • Catholic Social Teaching Session For MOT of SYD-4

    Dec 11, 2014

    Members of the Main Organizing Team (MOT) of the 4th Sabah Youth Day attended a formation session on Catholic Social Teaching (CST) on 15th and 16th November 2014 at the Catholic Student Group (CSG) Centre, Kota Kinabalu.

  • Diocesan Youth Apostolate Recollection and Meeting 2014

    Dec 11, 2014

    Members of the Diocesan Youth Apostolate (DYA) team convene every three months for their recollection and meeting. The 12th recollection and the 17th meeting, on 22nd and 23rd November 2014 was held at the Diocesan Youth Office, Sandakan.

  • Youth gives her life saving two teenaged girls from attackers

    Dec 11, 2014

    A young and brave Turkish woman heard the screams of two teenaged girls coming from the bathroom of a McDonald’s in Germany.

  • Wish tree for the underprivileged

    Dec 11, 2014

    A Wish Tree has been placed at a corner in St Anthony’s Church since the 1st Sunday of Advent. Wish Labels were hung on the tree and parishioners were encouraged to take a label and buy the gift stated on it. These Christmas gifts will be presented to the less fortunate kids.

  • Double joy at SFDS Church, Sitiawan

    Dec 11, 2014

    The mufti-lingual Eucharistic celebration for Confirmation and First Holy Communion on Nov 23 was celebrated by His Lordship Bishop Rt Rev Sebastian Francis, Bishop of Penang diocese and concelebrated with Fr Vincent Paul, parish priest.

  • Signs religious life might be right for you

    Dec 04, 2014

    Not long ago, a young woman posed this question to me: “Does God send signs?” She had been praying to God for a very specific sign that would alleviate any doubt in her mind once and for all that God indeed was calling her to consecrated religious life.

  • Called & Chosen Vocation Camp

    Dec 04, 2014

    From Nov 24 to 26, the Diocese of Melaka Johor Vocation Promotion Team and Youth Ministry collaborated to hold their first Vocation Camp for men called, ‘Called & Chosen’.

  • Celebrating Advent and Christmas

    Dec 04, 2014

    The First Sunday of Advent marks the beginning of a new ‘season’ – and a new Year (the Gospel of Matthew).

Sunday Reflection

God is not like us

God is beyond us. That is what the readings point to this weekend. The fact that God is a mystery and beyond our thinking is not something that should frustrate or disappoint us but, rather, it should be a source of our hope and the ground that we walk on as Christians.

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