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MACAU RICCI INSTITUTE FORUM

Last Tuesday (April 9), Macau Ricci Institute Forum offered a lecture given by Rev. Fr Cyril Jerome Law, Jr at the Seminary of Saint Joseph, on the theme of his doctoral thesis.

FOREVER YOUNG – Youth fun day kickstarts formation activities

– Ayrelyn Benas Rivera The Catholic Pastoral Care for Filipino Migrants organized a youth fun day with the theme “Forever Young” on April 5, 2019 at Hac Sa beach, in collaboration with Couples for Christ Foundation on  Family & Life…

O CLARIM CONTRIBUTOR IN EWTN MASS – Porfiri’s compositions in a tribute to Mother Angelica

– Marco Carvalho The Chapel of the Teutonic Cemetery, at the Vatican, hosted on March 27th a Mass to honor Mother Angelica on the occasion of the third anniversary of the death of the well-known sister and communicator. German Archbishop…

SAINT PIUS X MUSIC ACADEMY PAYS TRIBUTE TO ITS FOUNDER – Father Castro opened a path for the appreciation of good liturgical music

– Marco Carvalho A well deserved tribute to a musician like no other. This is how Aurelio Porfiri, an Italian maestro and composer who lived in Macau between 2008 and 2015, sees the acknowledgement given last weekend by Saint Pius…

IEONG CHI CHAU WRITES MISSIONARY’S FIRST BIOGRAPHY – Father Ruiz helped people, regardless of their religion or race

– Marco Carvalho Professor Ieong Chi Chau was challenged by Macau International Institute to conduct an endearing but difficult task: to write Father Luis Ruiz’s first biography. A former Vice-president of the Chinese Educators Association of Macau, Ieong is convinced…

YEAR OF YOUTH

In order to further promote the “Year of the Youth” activities, the new preparatory commission has been formed on 21 March 2019. Those interested may approach them by email (cdaj@catholic.org.mo) or can contact them through any parish.

ÁUREO CASTRO VOCAL WORKS – Compact Disc Launch Ceremony

A unique recording of vocal music by one of Macau’s foremost composers Áureo Castro was launched on 6 April 6 April at 5pm at the Paço Episcopal. Fr Castro rendered invaluable service to Macau as composer, conductor and music educator…

CLOSE TO TWO MILLION CYCLONE VICTIMS NEED AID – GELMac raises 50,000 patacas to help Mozambique

– Marco Carvalho The Lusophone Scouts Group of Macau (GELMac) joined forces with the local Diocese and the Friends of Mozambique Association and raised 50,000 patacas to help the victims of the cyclone that struck the center of Mozambique in…

SEMINAR ON FIELD EDUCATION IN SOCIAL WORK – USJ celebrates World Social Work Day 2019

To celebrate World Social Work Day 2019 on the 19th of March, the Social Work Department of the Faculty of Social Sciences (FSS) of the University of Saint Joseph (USJ), organised a seminar on Field Education in Social Work, on…

SOWERS OF THE WORD – Launching of Books about Missionaries in Macau

On March 29, two Chinese-language books on two missionaries who have worked in Macau, Fr Aureo Nunes e Castro and Fr Luiz Ruiz Suarez, were launched in the auditorium of the Diocese of Macau.