MEDIA RELEASE: 8 April 2016 PAPAL EXHORTATION: AMORIS LAETITIA “The Joy of Love: On Love in the Family” Text released on 8 April at 12:00 pm (Rome) or (10:00 am GMT) or 6.00pm Singapore time This apostolic exhortation by Pope Francis is the conclusion of a two-year synod process that discusses both the beauty and challenges of family [...]
Archbishop William Goh thanks the Mufti of Singapore for his solidarity and prayers for the victims of the Lahore bombing
His Grace Most Reverend Archbishop William Goh thanked the Mufti of Singapore, Dr Mohamed Fatris Bakram for his solidarity and prayers and sympathy for the victims of the Lahore bombing. His Grace sent the letter through Mr Zainul Abidin, Director of Strategic Engagement of MUIS, which was also released to the media. Dear [...]
The Catholic Church in Singapore deplores all violence, which is an affront to humanity. All true religions work for peace and harmony, and mutual respect for the individual. Terrorism can never be justified under any circumstances. Our hearts go out to all innocent victims of the carnage. We pray for them and their loved ones [...]
The Harmony Games is a highlight in the 2015 inter-faith calendar of activities. Supported by the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth (MCCY) and the National Steering Committee on Racial and Religious Harmony, seven apex religious bodies in Singapore have already taken turns at hosting the annual Harmony Games. This year, it is hosted by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore, and jointly organised by the Archdiocesan Catholic Council for Interreligious Dialogue (ACCIRD), Catholic High School and Guangyang Secondary School.