The Catholic News, as the official newspaper of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore, shares in the mission of proclaiming the Good News of Jesus Christ and His Gospel values by providing information, education and a forum for discussion. The Catholic News provides objective and accurate current information about the Church, both worldwide and local, received through wire services, news magazines and local reports.

Brief History of Catholic News in Singapore

The Catholic News was first published in the year 1935. In the early days, the paper was a weekly edition called Malaya Catholic Leader.

The newspaper has gone through tremendous changes to be the product it is today. Over the years changes were made to the title, the number of pages, contents and design.

It is currently published by the Archdiocese of Singapore with a print-run of more than 24,000 copies per issue.

The CatholicNews commands a readership of approximately 70,000 Catholics as well as non-Catholics throughout the island. The non-Catholic readers are mainly those who attend the Saturday Novena devotions at Thomson Road.

Who reads The Catholic News

It is distributed/sold in all the Catholic churches in Singapore as well as a few parishes in the main cities of East and West Malaysia. The paper features local parish news, Vatican news, news from the Catholic world, well-researched articles on contemporary religious issues and popular syndicated columns of Catholic interest.

The Catholic News
Catholic Archdiocesan Education Centre,
2 Highland Road, #01-03
Singapore 549102

Email : cathnews@catholic.org.sg
Website : http://www.catholicnews.sg/
Telephone : 6858 3055
Fax : 6858 2055

Information

The CatholicNews, as the official newspaper of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore, shares in the mission of proclaiming the Good News of Jesus Christ and His Gospel values by providing information, education and a forum for discussion. The CatholicNews provides objective and accurate current information about the Church, both worldwide and local, received through wire services, news magazines and local reports.

A note from the Good Catholics at Singapore Mass Schedules

Dear all fellow Catholics in Singapore, in view of the Coronavirus situation in Singapore, please read about the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore’s Suspension of Public Weekday and Weekend Masses as well as follow the Mass at the live strea, at  Mass Live Stream on Catholic.sg Youtube as we join together in Spiritual Communion during these challenging times in Prayer, Fasting and Abstinence. Amen!

Updates from the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore & the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd

Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/023

Dear Brothers and Sisters In Christ, Greetings of Peace and all Good! Attached please find the Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/023 for your ...
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Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/022

Dear Brothers and Sisters In Christ, Greetings of Peace and all Good! Attached please find the Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/022 for your ...
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Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/021

Dear Brothers and Sisters In Christ, Greetings of Peace and all Good! Attached please find the Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/021 for your ...
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Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/020

Dear Brothers and Sisters In Christ, Greetings of Peace and all Good! Attached please find the Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/020 for your ...
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Banns of Ordination CHN-BNN-2020-004

Enclosed is the Banns of Ordination CHN-BNN-2020-004   ...
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Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/019

Dear Brothers and Sisters In Christ, Greetings of Peace and all Good! Attached please find the Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/019 for your ...
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Banns of Ordination CHN-BNN-2020-003

Enclosed is the Banns of Ordination CHN-BNN-2020-003   ...
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Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/018

Dear Brothers and Sisters In Christ, Greetings of Peace and all Good! Attached please find the Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/018 for ...
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Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/017

Dear Brothers and Sisters In Christ, Greetings of Peace and all Good! Attached please find the Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/017 for ...
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Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/016

Dear Brothers and Sisters In Christ, Greetings of Peace and all Good! Attached please find the Chancery Notice CHN/CN/2020/016 for ...
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Updates from Catholic News

Novena Youth Rally “levels up”

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My journey to Christian brotherhood

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IHM celebrates the discipleship of Mary

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St Anthony’s acts to ignite and shine

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Father Luke Fong and God’s outpouring of amazing grace

To celebrate his 20th sacerdotal anniversary, which coincided with Father’s Day this year, Fr Paul Ngo, parish priest of IHM, ...
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Why register your child in a Catholic school?

Archdiocesan Commission for Catholic Schools “Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old ...
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Catholic Primary Schools in Singapore for Phase 2B Registration

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Applying CST: returning trays

“The principle of participation tells us that each of us has a right and a responsibility to have a say ...
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Obituary: Remembering Sister Anna Ong, FDCC (1937-2021)

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