Commissioning of carolers ’15

‘Be merciful lovingly, not patronisingly’ LIKAS: St Simon Church carolers were commissioned by parish priest Rev Fr Cosmas Lee on the Third Sunday of Advent. The carolers, comprising eight groups, would be singing carols and proclaiming the Good News to homes of parishioners on Dec 14-18. The commissioning was held following the opening of the Door ofContinue reading “Commissioning of carolers ’15”

All Saints Day 2015

‘We’re not alone in the communion of saints’ LIKAS: “I believe in the communion of saints.” The St Simon Church Likas parish rector Fr Cosmas Lee began his sermon by reciting part of the Apostle’s Creed on All Saints Day to emphasize on the significance of the saints. “To be baptized, to be a memberContinue reading “All Saints Day 2015”

Church reopens

‘It is good to be home’ LIKAS: After several months’ renovation, the main Church of St Simon Church Likas reopened on Oct 11, 2015. Its rector Fr Cosmas Lee presided at the Mass and said all glory should be to God for the Church’s completion. While it is good to have a clean and neatContinue reading “Church reopens”

Opening Mass for Month of Rosary

‘It is ultimately about God  – and His love for us’ LIKAS: The St Simon Church Likas parishioners led by Fr Rhobby Aaron Mojolou ushered in the Month of Rosary in an opening Mass held on Oct 1. In his sermon, Fr Rhobby reflected on the history of the “feast day of Our Lady ofContinue reading “Opening Mass for Month of Rosary”

Francis’ Encyclical ‘Laudato Si’ now available online

Excerpt from Vatican’s official website. (Read the full Encyclical HERE – pdf format available for download) 1. “LAUDATO SI’, mi’ Signore” – “Praise be to you, my Lord”. In the words of this beautiful canticle, Saint Francis of Assisi reminds us that our common home is like a sister with whom we share our lifeContinue reading “Francis’ Encyclical ‘Laudato Si’ now available online”