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Aspiring deacons inspire others

In a major shift from his days as a pharmacist where the approach was “a pill for every ill”, aspiring deacon Tee Ping Koh’s now hopes his ministry as a hospital chaplain will show patients how God’s love can help them in their time of need.


Jorge's journey to becoming a deacon no accident

For Jorge Contreras, his 23rd birthday is one he will never forget. It provided cause for celebration on so many levels – a time to give thanks for having survived what should have been a fatal car crash, and a moment when he had new-found clarity on how best to serve God.


Graduates reflect diverse ministries

Clergy care, migrant communities, pastoral council leadership and RCIA are just a few of the ministries that will benefit from the ongoing formation of eight graduates of the Archdiocesan Ministry Formation Program (MFP).