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Messages for Catholic Occasions from The Roman Catholic Archbishop of Singapore

3012, 2016

New Year Day’s Message 2017

December 30th, 2016|Categories: Catholic Occasions, latest, Messages|

Time and tide waits for no man. In the humdrum of our daily activities, one day after another passes by and before we know it, we are at the threshold of yet another year. Our machinery grinds to a momentary pause as we take stock of the year in passing. Resolutions are attempted and we begin the year with a mixture of hope and trepidation of what is to come.

2512, 2016

Christmas Message 2016

December 25th, 2016|Categories: Catholic Occasions, latest, Messages|

The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of deep darkness, a light has dawned (Isaiah 9:2).

1110, 2016

Congratulatory Message to Cardinal-elect Anthony Soter Fernandez

October 11th, 2016|Categories: Catholic Occasions, latest, Messages, notices|

Dear Cardinal-elect Anthony Soter Fernandez, It is with great joy that Archbishop Emeritus Nicholas Chia and myself together with the Archdiocese of Singapore rejoice and congratulate your Grace, Most Reverend Anthony Soter Fernandez, Archbishop Emeritus [...]

705, 2016

Standing up for Jesus

May 7th, 2016|Categories: Catholic Occasions, latest, Pastoral Letters|

Today, the Church rejoices as we reach the climax of the Easter Season by celebrating the Feast of Pentecost. The cry of Pentecost is to renew the face of the earth. Having been given New Life [...]

2403, 2016

Easter Message 2016

March 24th, 2016|Categories: Catholic Occasions, latest, Messages|

It is difficult to be a Christian in the world today. We are living in a time where there is a sense of hopelessness; in a world that seems so divided, where people are lacking meaning, purpose and direction in life.

1612, 2015

Christmas Message 2015

December 16th, 2015|Categories: Catholic Occasions, latest, Messages|

We have just inaugurated the Jubilee Year of Divine Mercy. Celebrating Christmas is truly a celebration of God’s mercy for humanity. We were once living like orphans in exile, without knowing our true identity and our destiny.