Church Welcomes Support to Unwed Mothers and Stresses Building Holistic Families

The Church values life, regardless of the family situation (single or married). Children are innocent, hence any support that benefits them are welcome. However the State can certainly do more to educate our people on the importance of family and building holistic families. There should be better preparation for marriage and education of the young on [...]

2016-10-03T06:09:25+08:00April 15th, 2016|Categories: latest, Press Statements|

PAPAL EXHORTATION: AMORIS LAETITIA “The Joy of Love: On Love in the Family”

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 [...]

2016-10-03T06:09:44+08:00April 8th, 2016|Categories: latest, Press Statements|

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 [...]

2016-10-03T06:10:00+08:00April 1st, 2016|Categories: Press Statements|

Press Statement: Pray for Victims of Paris Carnage

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 [...]

2016-10-03T06:10:17+08:00November 14th, 2015|Categories: Press Statements|