12 August 2018

Pope’s Intention

Universal: The Treasure Of Families.

That any far reaching decisions of economists and politicians may protect the family as one of the treasures of humanity.

The Asumption of The Blessed Virgin Mary - Day of Obligation

Date: 15 August 2018, Wednesday
Mass: 6.30pm (English); 8.30pm (Mandarin)

BE-Time Roadshow

Organized by the Malacca-Johore Pastoral Institute

Date : 12 August 2018, Sunday
Time : 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm
Venue : St. Mary’s Room

The event is open to parish leaders, those who are serving in the parish and any interested parishioners. The objectives of the roadshow are:

  • To explain the Bishop's directives and pastoral thrusts of the diocese
  • To communicate what happened at the Synod in 2016 and the progress from it
  • To build the community
  • To share ideas and provide a direction for parish planning.

PRAYING The Bible, LIVING The Bible (Lectio Divina)

Date : 14 August 2018, Tuesday @ 8.00 pm
Venue : St. Mary’s Room

All participants to bring own bible and sufficient writing materials for notes.
Pre-registration not required – Open to all parishioners

Weekend With Rabboni

For all single Young Adults aged 18 & above.
A self-discovery day.

Saturday, 1st Sept. (10 am) to Sunday 2nd Sept. (12 pm)
At Oasis Centre, Kluang.

Register for free. Forms available at the parish office.

For further information kindly contact:
Sharon Lee (019 7272861) or Jacqueline (016-6057671)

BEC Census

We will be conducting the BECs Census. Kindly contact your respective BEC leaders for the form or you may collect it from the parish office.

A list of the BEC leaders contact numbers is posted at the Parish Bulletin Board.

Next Catholic Marriage Preparation Weekend 2018 ~ English

There will be a Marriage Preparation Weekend for all those who intend to get married.

Date : Friday, 14th - Sunday, 16th September
Venue : St. Theresa’s Church, Melaka
Registration fee: RM 300.00 per couple
Closing Date: 1st September

Please take note that stay~in is compulsory. Forms are available at the Parish Office.

Contact person: Toby De Costa (012-660 3413)
Parish office: 07 -3326831 (office hours)

The celebration of matrimony in the Catholic Church requires adequate preparation because of its sacredness and seriousness. Couples intending to get married, kindly notify your parish priest six months before your intended date of marriage. To facilitate the Pre-Nuptial enquiry, extract copy of baptism certificate (issued within 6 months from date of application), photostat copy of identity card & passport size photos are required.

Please take note that marriages are discouraged during Lent & Advent (14th Feb. to 1st Apr. 2018 & 2nd to 25th Dec. 2018 respectively).

Parish Events of the Week

Date Time Venue Event
13 August 8.00pm Divine Mercy Chapel Divine Mercy Prayer
18 August 8.00am St. Matthew's Room Legion Of Mary Meeting
19 August 10.00am St. Paul's Hall El-Shaddai Charismatic Prayer
19 August 3.00pm St. Paul's Hall RCIA

Understanding Same Sex Attraction (SSA)

This talk is no pro – nor anti- LGBT. The talk Explains why SSA is not chosen by person who has it, the factors that contribute to it and what we can do as a community.

Date : 8th September 2018, Saturday
Time : 8.00 am – 2.00 pm
Venue : Majodi Center Plentong
Fee : RM 30 (Lunch & Tea Provided)

For further details kindly contact the parish office or Feona Petrus (016 7222642)

Parish Pastoral Council

The next PPC meeting is on Thursday 23 August at 8pm

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Daily Mass Schedule

SUN 7.45am English Mass
9.45am Mandarin Mass
11.30am* Tagalog Mass (Filipino Community)
*Every 2nd & 3rd Sunday of the month
5.45pm English Evening Prayer (Vespers)
6.00pm English Mass
MON No Mass
TUES 6.30am English Morning Prayers (Lauds)
6.45am English Mass
WED 6.30am English Morning Prayers (Lauds)
6.45am English Mass 
THUR 6.30am English Morning Prayers (Lauds)
6.45am English Mass 
FRI 6.30am English Morning Prayers (Lauds)
6.45am English Mass 
SAT 6.30am Communion Service

5.15pm English Novena to Our Lady of Perpetual Help
(5.00pm on First Saturdays with Benediction)
6.00pm English Sunset Mass
The Mass will also be in sign language for the deaf community by volunteers.

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SHC Parish Office

+607-332 6831  +607-331 5511
Office Hours
Mon - Fri : 9.00am to 5.00pm (Lunch Break: 1.00-2.00pm)
Sat: 9.00am to 1.00pm  |  Sun: 9.00am to 12.00noon
Closed on Public Holidays

Lazarus Centre

+6012-786 7280

Opening Hours during Funeral Wakes
9:00am to 11:00pm

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