You are invited to a talk entitled "Matteo Ricci in China: A Mission of Persuasion", organized in conjunction with the Archdiocese Extraordinary Month of Mission. In the talk, Fr. Jerome Leon, SJ will present some of Ricci's missionary endeavors and approaches in China, and also analyzing from the perspective of classical rhetoric. It will be [...]
“Mission” is rooted in the Latin mittere, meaning “send”. “Evangelisation”, comes from evangelium, meaning “Gospel”. Today, both mean the same thing, unlike the past 2,000 years of the Church.
A society that wants to develop healthily must practice the principle of solidarity. This principle tells us that we should take responsibility for each other and stand in solidarity with those who need help the most, especially the poor and disadvantaged.
What is the crisis that confronted Saint Dominic as he wept in fervent petition at the altar steps?
Pope Francis announced the Extraordinary Missionary Month October 2019 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Pope Benedict XV's Apostolic Letter Maximum Illud - a document that touches on reinvigorating the sense of responsibility for proclaiming the Gospel with new enthusiasm. On 6 July, Rev Fr Kenson Koh will touch on the significance of Maximum Illud [...]
"IS CONSECRATED LIFE RELEVANT IN TODAY'S WORLD?" What is it? Sharing, presentation, Q&A about consecrated-life by men & women religious of Singapore. Who should attend: Men & women between 23 - 35 years who are considering consecrated-life. SATURDAY, 11 MAY 2019 (Vocation Sunday weekend) 2:30 PM - 5.30 PM, followed by Sunset Mass at Maris [...]
Captain Marvel, for all her amazing and unlimited powers, is only a creature of a Hollywood screenwriter’s creative imagination. God, the Creator and the Author of our lives, offers us a much better storyline.
Mission? Evangelisation? What's that? Come and discover the meaning of Mission and Evangelisation through the history of the Church until the Second Vatican Council. Register now: bit.ly/EMMTalk1
Sharing Knowledge with All Estella recognised the needs of the people, and it became clear to her how she could be of service to the Church with the gifts and talents she honed. She has been a catechist for seven years now, imparting knowledge to both children and adults. She is also [...]
A Singapore family who spent three weeks with a Catholic mission in a poor, remote Kenyan region shares the highs and lows of the eye-opening trip.