The Ministry of the Deacon

Our five deacons have immersed themselves in their new mission. Cosmas Francis is serving in Keningau Diocese (St Theresa Church, Tambunan), Crispus Mosinoh in Penang Diocese (Risen Christ Church, Air Itam), Gerald Saimel in Sandakan Diocese (St Dominic Church, Lahad...

First Profession of Three Friars

On 9 April 2022, family and friends gathered with the friars at the Church of St Mary of the Angels to witness the First Profession of vows by our brothers Sylvester Singh, Julian Chua and Timothy Fong. Breaking the Word of God Taking the Vows Temporarily Newly Simple...

Friar Nelson Makes His Solemn Profession

With joy and thanksgiving to God, the Franciscan Friars of the Custody of St Anthony (Malaysia-Singapore-Brunei) are glad to announce and share another good news! Friar Nelson Evarinus Sipalan will be making his Solemn Profession of Religious Vows at 10 am on the 9th...

5 Friars to be Ordained Priests

With praise and thanksgiving to Almighty God, the Franciscan Friars of the Custody of St Anthony in Malaysia and Singapore joyfully announce the Presbyteral Ordination of Friars Cosmas Francis, Crispus Mosinoh, Gerald Saimel, Robin Toha and Sixtus Pitah, OFM. Friar...

Embracing the Vows

How do I say how I feel on my journey? For seven years, I have been listening and discerning during this part of my life. I have had great insights, and experienced moments of frustration and fear. I have a sense of hope, and the certainty that Christ is with me, and...

Hanging Out with the Friars : 1st Vocation Evening 2022

On Feb 27th we had our first vocation evening for the 2022 called "Hanging Out with the Friars". A total of 19 young men turned up. They came from all walks of life and locations around Singapore. The objective of this evening, is not so much about recruiting men to...

World Day of Consecrated Life (Singapore)

This video was screened on 11 February 2022 during the World Day of Consecrated Life celebration through ZOOM organised by the Conference of Religious Major Superiors (Singapore). Put together by the...

Misa Hari Hidup Bakti Sedunia peringkat Keuskupan Melaka-Johor

Sambutan Misa Hari Hidup Bakti Sedunia peringkat Keuskupan Melaka Johor telah diadakan pada 12 Februari 2022 bertempat di Skudai Catholic Centre. Misa kudus tersebut dihadiri oleh para religious wanita...

Journey of Discernment

Franciscan formation is a gradual process of growth, in which the friar opens his heart to the Gospel and commits himself fully to being continually converted. It is based upon a personal encounter with the Lord, and begins with the call of God and the individual’s...