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1402, 2017

Cathedral of Good Shepherd Restored to its former Glory

Singapore’s oldest Catholic Church in Singapore, after undergoing three years of renovation, restoration and refurbishment has been restored to its former glory. Today marks the 120th Anniversary Celebrations of the Cathedral of Good Shepherd.

2308, 2016

Service to Country, Heart for the People

His Grace Archbishop William Goh and the faithful of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore are saddened to learn of the passing of former President S. R. Nathan last night (22 August 2016).

2707, 2016

Catholic Church’s Response to Terrorist Attack in France

The Catholic Church in Singapore is saddened to learn of the killing of one of our brothers-in-Christ, the 86 year old Reverend Father Jacques Hamel.

1807, 2016

Largest Singapore Contingent Heads to International World Youth Day 2016

This summer, almost 350 Singaporeans will be attending the international World Youth Day (WYD) in Krakow, Poland.

2805, 2016

President Tony Tan Keng Yam visits the Pope

President Tony Tan Keng Yam’s meeting with Pope Francis at the Holy See earlier today (28th May). This is the first ever state visit by a Singapore Head of State to the Vatican.

2705, 2016

President Tony Tan Keng Yam is First Singapore Head of State to Meet a Pope at the Vatican

On 28th May 2016, President Tony Tan Keng Yam will be the first sitting Singapore Head of State to officially meet a Pope at the Vatican. The visit of President Tan to the Holy See will showcase the longstanding ties between Singapore and the Holy See of Rome.