Jesuit Composition Performed at Fundraising Concert

On July 19, 2014, the Soli Deo Gloria (SDG) choir of the Jesuit parish of St. Ignatius, Singapore, held a concert to raise funds for the Mother of Peace Kindergarten in Poipet, Cambodia. The Catholic kindgarten cares for the needs of 75 children of humble means.

Among the highlights of the night was the performance of the song Sensus Christi written by assistant parish priest, Fr. Mark Aloysius, SJ.

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Profession of First Vows by Nalerin Erone, SJ

Nalerin Erone professing his first vows.

The Society of Jesus welcomes a new scholastic! Nalerin Erone, SJ from Sabah, East Malaysia professed simple perpetual vows on the Feast of St. Aloysius Gonzaga (June 21, 2014) after two years of novitiate formation. Fr. Colin Tan, SJ, the regional superior of the Jesuits of Malaysia-Singapore was at the Blessed Sacrament Chapel, St. Peter's Church, Melaka to receive Nalerin into the society. Nalerin will begin philosophical studies shortly.

To view more photos of Nalerin Erone's vow profession mass, please go to this link.

Priestly Ordination of Adrian Danker, SJ

Newly ordained Fr. Adrian Danker, SJ blesses his family.

With great joy, the Jesuits of the Malaysia-Singapore region announces the second of four priestly ordination of ours in 2013. Fr. Adrian Danker, SJ was ordained to the ministerial priesthood by Archbishop William Goh of Singapore on the feast of Sts. Peter and Paul (29 June 2013) in the Church of St. Ignatius. Before entering the Society of Jesus, Fr. Adrian was an educator and was with the Ministry of Education in Singapore.

To view more photographs of the ordination, please visit our facebook photo page here.

You may also read an article published by the Catholic News, about Fr. Danker's vocation story here.

Discernment Recollection for Jesuit Candidates

Discernment Recollection

The Vocation Director's office of the Jesuits of the Malaysia-Singapore region is organizing a discernment recollection for those interested in religious vocation with the Society of Jesus. It will be held on Marc 22, 2014 from 3.30 to 9.00pm at  Kingsmead Hall, Singapore. Please contact the vocation director for more information.

Priestly Ordination of Sebastian Koh, SJ.

The Society of Jesus is pleased to announce that one of ours, Sebastian Koh, SJ, was ordained to the priesthood on May 24, 2013. Fr. Sebastian, originally from Batu Pahat, Johor, worked for several years as an accountant with one of the major firms in Singapore before entering the Society of Jesus in 2003. 

He was ordained together with Fr. Damian Pereira of the Melaka-Johor diocese by Bishop Paul Tan, SJ at the Church of St. Louis, Kluang, Johor, Malaysia. 

See more photographs of the ordination here.