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Messages for Other Occasions from The Roman Catholic Archbishop of Singapore

2810, 2016

A message for Deepavali from Archbishop William Goh

October 28th, 2016|Categories: latest, Messages, Other Occasions|

Dear Hindu Friends, On this delightful occasion of Deepavali which celebrates the preeminence of Light over Darkness, may God, the Transcendent Light, bless and illumine your communities and your relations with others with his unconditional [...]

107, 2016

‘Id al-Fitr Message 2016

July 1st, 2016|Categories: latest, Messages, Other Occasions|

With great affection and solidarity in our desire for peace, I wish you God’s continued blessings as you conclude the month of Ramadan; a special time of spiritual renewal.

2105, 2016

Vesak Day 2016 Message

May 21st, 2016|Categories: latest, Messages, Other Occasions|

I greet you warmly in your celebration of Vesak Day as you commemorate three significant events in the life of Gautama Buddha, namely, his birth, enlightenment and final nirvana. May you and your families be blessed with deep peace, joy and love.

1705, 2016

Archbishop William Goh on the completion of his third year in office

May 17th, 2016|Categories: Current Events, Other Occasions|

As I complete the last day of the third year of my episcopate as the Archbishop of Singapore, I want to praise and thank God for guiding me through all these years. Every year in office has been a challenging year without exception. Without His grace and mercy I would not have been able to discharge my office responsibly with passion and enthusiasm.

2501, 2016

Nostra Aetate as a Religious Resource for Common Space

January 25th, 2016|Categories: Current Events, Other Occasions|

There is always tension between state and religions and among religions themselves. How do we handle such tensions in a creative and proactive way so that they do not give rise to terrorism, civil war or religious wars? - This is the Keynote Address delivered by His Grace, Archbishop William Goh on 'Nostra Aetate' at the 2nd SRP Distingished Lecture and Symposium Series, 20 January, 2016, Marina Mandarin Singapore.

511, 2015

Deepavali 2015

November 5th, 2015|Categories: Messages, Other Occasions|

It is with great joy that I greet you on this wonderful celebration of Deepavali – the victory of Light over Darkness. May your celebration be filled with the light of love and harmony as you gather among family and friends to renew, rekindle and strengthen bonds that are so much at risk in this age of individualism.