Announcements and News
SATURDAY, 24 SEPTEMBER 2022 – SUNDAY, 2 OCTOBER 2022
WORLD DAY OF MIGRANTS AND REFUGEES
This year the 108th anniversary of WDMR falls on
Sunday, 25 September 2022
with the theme entitled: “Building the Future with Migrants and Refugees.”
The Church invites us to pray for these migrants and refugees
“as they face various kinds of challenges,” and “to increase awareness about the opportunities that migrants offer.”
Let us build our future today!
The future begins today and it begins in each one of us.
30th ANNIVERSARY OF AOHD
Archdiocesan Office of Human Development (AOHD)
celebrates its 30th anniversary
on the 1st and 2nd October 2022
at Cardijn House, Bukit Nanas, Kuala Lumpur.
MONTH OF THE HOLY ROSARY
The month of October is dedicated to pray the Rosary.
We encourage everyone to pray the Rosary individually and as a family together during this special month.
Let us continue to pray the Rosary every day to obtain peace in our families.
The BECCOT would like to invite all BEC leaders for a meeting on Wednesday, 5 October 2022 at 8.00 pm in St. Giles’ room.
All BEC leaders are encouraged to attend the meeting.
UPKEEP AND CLEAN UP OF CEMETERY
There will be a “Gotong-royong” at the Bukit Ubi Cemetery
on Saturday, 15 October 2022 starting from 9.00 am to 11.30 am
as the All Souls’ Day is nearing.
The Parish Cemetery Committee invites all parishioners
to come together to upkeep and clean up the site.
Do bring your own necessary tools. Thank you!
Complimentary copies of Herald will be given to all Parishioners at the entrance of the Church. Kindly drop a love offering as you pick up a copy for yourselves. Thank you
WEARING OF FACE MASKS IN CHURCHES REMAINS MANDATORY WITHIN THE ARCHDIOCESE OF KL
In view of the latest announcement (7 September 2022)
by Health Minister YB Khairy Jamaluddin
regarding the SOP of wearing face masks indoors is now optional. Nevertheless, the Archdiocese of KL recommends that the wearing of face masks in all churches REMAINS MANDATORY FOR THE MOMENT.
Therefore, we must adhere to the wearing of facial masks whenever parishioners participate in all activities, formations and liturgical celebrations. This is to protect one another especially the elderly, the most vulnerable and those in the high-risk category among us.
Thank you for your consideration and co-operation.
Date & Time: Every 1st & 3rd Thursdays of the month at 7.00 pm
Venue: St. Giles’ Room.
Contact person: Mdm. Rosemary (018−970 4467)
WORD OF GOD IN THE BOOK OF EPHESIANS (MANDARIN)
Date of classes: 30/9, 14/10, 21/10 (Fridays)
Venue & Time : Conference Room @ 8.00pm – 9.30pm
All are welcome!
ST VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIP DRIVE
We appeal to parishioners who are interested in serving the needy
to join the St Vincent de Paul Society as we are in dire need of members.
Meetings are held every 4th Monday of the month at 6.00pm.
If you are interested, please call Dato’ Lionel at 09-513 7571.
FORMED (THE CATHOLIC FAITH ON DEMAND)
FORMED is a digital platform, powered by the Augustine Institute featuring 100% Catholic Resources catering to individuals, families, and parish communities. To get a free subscription, follow the steps below:
Go to www.formed.org
Click on ‘Sign Up’
Click on ‘Sign Up as A Parishioner’
Type ‘Archdiocesan Pastoral Centre’
Type in your ‘Name’ and ‘Email’
Check for a verification email from Augustine Institute, if requested.
In FORMED, you are accessible to thousands of Catholic video-based study programs, movies, documentaries, audio talks and audiobooks.
ST. THOMAS ADORATION ROOM
The Adoration Room (next to the Parish Office) is open from
Monday to Saturday (7.00 am to 9.00 pm) and Sunday (7.00 am to 1.00 pm).
KINDLY ADHERE TO THE FOLLOWING RULES WHILST IN THE ADORATION ROOM:
Remove your shoes before entering the room.
Maintain silence and reverence at all times.
Genuflect at the Blessed Sacrament when entering the room.
Do not touch the Tabernacle or Blessed Sacrament.
Do not move fixtures in the room or take home any prayer books or prayer cards.
Pray in silence and respect others.
No phone, food or drinks are allowed.
Thank you for your cooperation. Happy Praying!
RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION OF ADULTS (RCIA)
Are you searching for God?
Are you interested to know more about Catholicism?
Are you a baptized Catholic but have not yet received the Sacraments of First Holy Communion and/or Confirmation?
Are you a baptized Christian but wish to enter into full communion with the Catholic Church?
If you, or anyone you know, who would like to know about the Catholic faith, please do introduce yourself / them to the respective contact persons as listed below, or get in touch with the parish office.
Catherine Lee @ 019-950 3087 (English)
Agatha Chew @ 012-302 8588 (Mandarin)
Christina Alex @ 017-920 5820 (Tamil)
Jeffrine @ 0111-958 7223 (BM)