MASS SCHEDULE (week of 21 Oct 2018)
SAT 20/10/18 29th Sun of Ord Time
10.30 am Wedding / 3.00 pm Wedding.
6.00 pm Nov. to OLPH/Benediction.
6.30 pm Sunset Mass (E).
SUN 21/10/18 29th Sun of Ord Time
6.30 am Rosary & 7.00 am Mass(T).
8.30 am Rosary & 9.00 am Mass (E).
5.00 pm Infant Baptism.
5.40 pm Vespers / 6.00 pm Mass (E).
6.30 am Lauds / 6.45 am Mass.
SAT 27/10/18 30th Sun of Ord Time
6.00 pm Nov. to OLPH/Benediction.
6.30 pm Sunset Mass(E).
SUN 28/10/18 30th Sun of Ord Time
6.30 am Rosary & 7.00 am Mass (T).
8.30 am Rosary & 9.00 am Mass(E).
11.00 am Mass (Myanmar).
5.40 pm Vespers / 6.00 pm Mass (E).
Ticket price RM80/- each.
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: Front of Church after Weekend Masses
: Parish Office(03-40415304)
UNITY AND PEACE THROUGH PRAYER
The Catholic Church refers to Our Lady with so many titles – all given to the same individual named Mary, the Mother of Jesus Christ. In the month of October, the month of Holy Rosary, Mary is honoured as “Our Lady of the Rosary” because at her apparitions in Fatima, Portugal, she ask....[Read more]
PRAYING THE ROSARY AS AN OUTPOURING OF OUR LOVE
As we pray the Rosary during the month of October, seeking Our Lady’s assistance, we are reminded about the conversations between Jesus Christ and St. Peter, the Apostle, after the Resurrection of Jesus (John 21: 15-17). Jesus asks him,“Simon, son of John, do you love me?”,...[Read more]
GIVING THE ELDERLY THEIR DUE RESPECT
The United Nations designated 1 October as the International Day of Older Persons. The Archdiocese of Kuala Lumpur celebrated this significant day last Sunday, 30 September 2018 at St Joseph’s Church, Sentul, during the 6.00 pm Mass. It was the first for the Archdiocese as well as our Parish, as host...[Read more]
ACKNOWLEDGING THE COMMON GROUND
On Friday evening, 21 September 2018, the Parish Ministry of Ecumenical and Inter-religious Affairs (PMEIA) made a courtesy visit to Saidina Hamzah Mosque in Kampung Batu Muda, Kuala Lumpur located 3kms away from the Church of St. Joseph.. .. . ...[Read more]
TO SERVE THE LORD AND HIS PEOPLE
Fr. Mari Arokiam served in the Archdiocese of Kuala Lumpur as a priest for 26 years. He was born on 9 October 1958 and was ordained as a priest on 8 September 1992, on the feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary. His ordination theme: “My Soul Glorifies the Lord…” (LK 1:46). .. . ...[Read more]
BRIDGING RELATIONSHIPS WITH PEOPLE OF OTHER FAITHS
Sometime in August 2018, a group of five personnel from National Unity and National Integration Department – Jabatan Perpaduan Negara dan Integrasi Nasional (JPNIN) Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur walked into my office. I was shocked at first, and wondered about the purpose of their . . ...[Read more]
REKINDLING THEIR RELATIONSHIP WITH CHRIST
These past two months, the Spiritual Retreat Working Committee 2018, went all-out to recruit parishioners and non-parishioners to register for our Parish Spiritual Retreat. In total, they recruited 221 people (156 from our parish and 75 from other parishes). Despite a long weekend break, I was really happy with the . . ...[Read more]
PRAYING FOR THE
ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
One of the most significant feast days that we celebrated in August was Mary’s Assumption into Heaven, which falls on 15 August. A week later, the Church celebrated the memorial of the Queenship of Mary as Queen of heaven and earth. After the Solemnity of the ...[Read more]
BINDING TOGETHER FOR
THE COMMON GOOD
There has been large devastation in various parts of Kerala, India due to floods in the state, and many people have lost their lives and thousands have been left stranded. The rain, which started in early August 2018, was recorded as the highest rainfall in.[Read more]
RESTORATION OF THE ICON OF OMPH
Last Saturday, 11 August 2018, we had a blessing of the icon of Our Mother of Perpetual Help (OMPH) at our Church. It was held during the novena prayer to Our Lady at 6pm, before the Sunset Mass. It was also the day our 24 candidates received the ... [Read more]
AN EXTRACT FROM GAUDETE ET EXSULTATE
Gaudete et Exsultate or Rejoice and Be Glad, is the third apostolic exhortation of the Holy Father, Pope Francis after Evangelium Gadium (The Joy of the Gospel) and Amoris Laetitia (The Joy of Love). This document (over 20,000 words, divided into five chapters and...[Read more]
BE A BLESSING TO THOSE AROUND YOU
For five Sundays, starting last weekend – 17th Sunday in Ordinary time till 21st Sunday of Ordinary time – our Sunday liturgy will be focused on the Gospel of St. John, chapter 6: versus 1-66. This chapter invites us to meditate and reflect on the account of the . ...[Read more]
CATHOLIC CLERGY CONVENTION
– EAST MEETS WEST
For the first time in history, the Catholic Church in Malaysia organised the Malaysian Catholic Clergy Assembly (MCCA), from 16-20 July 2018 at Majodi Centre, Plentong in Johor Bahru. The main theme of the Assembly was “May They Be One” (Jn 17: 21) . . ... [Read more]
DOING GOD’S WILL
“ Life is incredibly challenging and it is to seek happiness in the Lord, as St. Paul says, “Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, Rejoice!”, (Philippians 4:4). It is the Lord who brings hope which we are desperate for. When we face tough times in our lives, we. ...[Read more]
“ A 7-Week Programme for senior citizens’ by Molly Rajan and her team members was held in the Parish of St. Joseph, Sentul from the 12th of May 2018 till the 30th of June 2018. Participants were facilitated to acquired the art of making the rest of their years, the very ...[Read more]
FOR THE LOVE OF THE GAME
“The 21st FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association) World Cup is currently being held in Moscow, Russia. The tournament kicked off on 14 June 2018 and will end on 15 July 2018. The first FIFA World Cup football tournament for men was started .,...[Read more]
BRINGING THE WORD OF GOD TO LIFE
“On 8 July 2018, we celebrate Bible Sunday. The Church in Peninsula Malaysia has chosen the theme “YOUNG PEOPLE, FAITH AND VOCATION DISCERNMENT” which is the same theme as that of World Youth Day 2017. The Local Church encourages .,...[Read more]
A MEDIA CAMP FOR THE FORM 4 STUDENTS - 2018
“A Media Camp for the Form 4’s of St. Joseph Church, Sentul was organised by SIGNIS, a Roman Catholic lay ecclesial movement for professionals in the communication media, including press, radio, television, cinema, video, media education, Internet and new .,...[Read more]
GIVING IN THE SPIRIT OF GENEROSITY
“Our Prime Minister, Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohammed announced on 30 May 2018, the setting up of Tabung Harapan Malaysia, a fund to encourage all Malaysians to contribute what they can, to ease the burden of the country’s RM1 trillion debt. Since then,...[Read more]
SPIRITUAL IMMERSION AND AFFIRMATION
“These past two weekends, two of our parish youths – Juliet Gregory and Gloria Michael Raj - contributed articles for our weekly bulletin, as well as for our parish website. They penned down their personal reflections about their experience at the Maranatha ...[Read more]
THE MARANATHA SPECTACLE:
“What’s next?” On the surface, this may sound like a simple question; but to many young people, especially to the 27 youths who decided to get away from the hustle and bustle of life for a weekend of silence with God, this question weighed heavily in our hearts and..[Read more]
CONFIRMATION CAMP 2018
On 1st of June 2018, the Form 5 pre-confirmands of St. Joseph’s Parish attended their confirmation camp at St. Teresa’s Catholic Church in Nilai over 3 days and 2 nights. The group comprised 24 pre-confirmands and 3 teachers who accompanied them.....[Read more]
Have you ever heard of what the Celtics called “Thin Places” where for a moment the space between heaven and earth becomes so thin that we feel an overwhelming presence of God? The poet Sharlande Sledge aptly illustrates the profundity and beauty of this ......[Read more]
N LOVING MEMORY OF
FR. JOSEPH PEREIRA
Last Sunday, 20 May 2018, we celebrated the Solemnity of Pentecost and with that, the conclusion of the Easter season. It has been a week since we returned to Ordinary Time in the liturgical calendar, and the weekday readings will continue . ..[Read more]
RCIA - INVITATION
A FEAST DAY TO REMEMBER
Our recently concluded Parish Feast of St. Joseph, The Worker, was a great success with celebrations of nine days Novena together with Mass which commenced on Sunday 22 April 2018 and ended with a candle lit procession followed by Benediction ..[Read more]
ST. JOSEPH’S AWESOME WOMEN AWARD
செந்தூல், புனித யோசேப்பு தேவாலயத்தில் கடந்த 11.3.2018ஆம் தேதி அனைத்துலக மகளிர் தினம், பங்குத் தந்தை ஜோர்ஜ் பாக்கியசாமி அவர்களின் ஆதரவோடு மிகச் சிறப்பாக நடைபெற்றது...[Read more]
BE FORMED AND
Do you have questions about the Catholic Faith? Do you wish you knew the Bible better? Are you being well formed in your Catholic faith?FORMED.org is an online Catholic recourse website and …[Read more]
CATHOLIC MASS ETIQUETTE
Make a commitment to yourself, your family and to God, by attending Mass every week. But, how exactly do you prepare yourself for Mass on Sunday?Fast Before Mass. It is Church law ...[Read more]
HISTORY OF ST. JOSEPH’S CHURCH
The history of St. Joseph's Church in Sentul is made up of events that shaped its growth as a Church. The primary event that shaped Sentul was the construction of the Central Railway Workshop in 1903, by the Federated Malay States (FMS) Railways. The British Government approved the Central Railway Workshop to be built in Sentul because of its strategic location in the Malay Peninsular.