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Archdiocese of Singapore
Activities and Organizations

Catholic Educational Institutions

  • Educational Institutions - Total:
    52
  • Kindergartens:
    17
  • Kindergartens - Students:
    2477
  • Pre-University:
    1
  • Pre-University - Students:
    1632
  • Primary School - Students:
    23179
  • Primary Schools:
    19
  • Secondary School - Students:
    17003
  • Secondary Schools:
    15
  • Total number of students:
    44291

Catholic Social Welfare

  • Centers, homes and/or services:
    Migrants: 2
    Drug addicts: 1
    Elderly: 5
    AIDS victims: 1
    Youths: 10
    Children: 9
    Legal aid: 2
    Marriage and Family Life: 13
    Prisoners: 1
    Refugees: 1
    Crisis response: 1
    Poor: 3
    Seamen: 1
  • Hospitals:
    1
  • Social service centers:
    1

Major Archdiocesan Commissions and Organizations

  • Archdiocesan Vocation Team:
    Representative: Monsignor Eugene Vaz
  • Catholic Archdiocesan Education Center:
    Building Manager: Roy Tan
    Phone: (65) 6858 3055
    Email: [email protected]
  • Catholic Lay Apostolates:
    Archdiocesan Divine Mercy Apostolate
    Spiritual Director: Father William Lim
    Chairman: Denis Gomes
    Phone: (65) 6471 2303

    Catholic Bible Association (Mandarin-Speaking)
    Chaplain: Father Paul Tong
    President: Elizabeth Lim
    Phone: (65) 9386 8485
    Email: [email protected]

    Catholic Engaged Encounter
    Spiritual Director: Father Alex Chua
    Phone: (65) 6784 3190
    Email: [email protected]

    Catholic Lawyers Guild
    Spiritual Director: Father John-Paul Tan, OFM
    President: Jimmy Yim, SC
    Email: [email protected]

    Catholic Nurses Guild
    Chaplain: Father Johnson Fernandez
    President: Teresa Cheong
    Phone: (65) 6344 6484

    Catholic Students' Society
    Chaplain: Father Frederick Quek
    President: Sean Leow
    Phone: (65) 9423 7301
    Email: [email protected]

    Catholic Teachers' Movement
    Spiritual Director: Sister Delphine Kang, RGS
    President: John Chan
    Email: [email protected]

    CHOICE
    Spiritual Director: Father Adrian Yeo
    Phone: (65) 6259 1359
    Email: [email protected]

    Christian Family and Social Movement
    President: Francis Tamel Mane
    Phone: (65) 6792 6701
    Email: [email protected]

    Legion of Mary
    Spiritual Director: Father Francis Lee
    Phone: (65) 6744 2397

    Marriage Preparation Course
    Spiritual Director: Father Anthony Hutjes, SSCC
    Phone: (65) 6474 0582

    Nanyang Technological University Catholic Students' Apostolate
    President: Peter In
    Phone: (65) 9009 6377

    National Institute of Education Catholic Students' Apostolate
    Chaplain: Father Clifford Augustine, OFM
    Representative: Mitchell Hen
    Email: [email protected]

    Retrouvaille - A Lifeline for Married Couples
    Hotline: 6749 8861
    Coordinating Priest: Father Andrew Wong
    Phone: (65) 6453 6340

    FIDES - The Catholic Community of Singapore Management University
    Chaplain: Father Frederick Quek
    President: Nicholas Chia
    Phone: (65) 9186 4592
    Email: [email protected]

    Society of St. Vincent De Paul
    Spiritual Adviser: Monsignor Francis Lau
    President: Lucas William
    Phone: (65) 6337 7331
    Fax: (65) 6339 2583

    The Catholic Medical Guild of Singapore
    Chaplain: Father Colin Tan, SJ
    Master: Dr. John Hui
    Email: [email protected]

    Worldwide Marriage Encounter
    National Coordinator: Father Paul Goh
    Phone: (65) 6241 0953

    Young Christian Students' Movement
    Phone/Fax: (65) 6286 4166
  • Commissions:
    Archdiocesan Commission for Catholic Schools
    Chairman: Bernard Chen
    Phone: (65) 6858 7011
    Email: [email protected]

    Archdiocesan Commission for Missionary Activity (ACMA)
    Chairman: Father Kenson Koh
    Phone/Fax: 6474 9184
    Email: [email protected]

    New Evangelization Team (NET) (Under ACMA)
    Spiritual Director: Father John Bosco Pereira
    Chairperson: Sally Sng
    Phone: (65) 9324 0471
    Email: [email protected]

    Archdiocesan Commission for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People
    Spiritual Director: Father Angel Luciano, CICM
    Chairperson: Ms Connie Fong
    Phone: (65) 6280 5424
    Email: [email protected]
    Website: www.migrants.org.sg

    Commission for Apostolate of Mandarin-Speaking (CAMS)
    Spiritual Director: Father Henry Siew
    Organizing Secretary: Joseph Ho
    Phone: (65) 6282 8428
    Fax: (65) 6282 3787
    Email: [email protected]

    Commission for Apostolate of Tamil-Speaking
    Spiritual Director: Father Augustine Joseph
    Chairman: Adolph Rorairaj
    Phone: (65) 6842 2026/(65) 9387 0311

    Liturgy Commission
    Chairman: Father Rene Nicolas, MEP
    Phone: (65) 6241 8476

    Priestly Life Commission
    Chairman: Father Richards Ambrose
    Phone: (65) 6777 1173
    Fax: (65) 6773 5676
    Email: [email protected]
  • Ecclesiastical Tribunal:
    Judicial Vicar: Monsignor Francis Lau
  • Lay Organizations:
    Apostolate for Catholic Truth (ACT)
    Catholic Prayer Society
    Couples For Christ (CFC)
    Clouds of Praise
    El-Shaddai DWXI-PPFI, Singapore Chapter
    Filipino Catholic Community of Singapore
    Focolare Movement (Work of Mary)
    Lay Canossians
    Light of the Lord Covenant Community (LLCC)
    Lumen 2000/Evangelization 2000
    Morning Star Community Services
    Parish Group System (PGS) (Under ACMA)
    Secular Franciscan Order
    Secular Order of the Discalced Carmelites
    Singapore Catholic Deaf Society
    Amplify Ministries
    Hosanna! Music Ministry
  • Pastoral Institute:
    Singapore Pastoral Institute
    Director: Wendy Louis
    Phone: (65) 6858 3011
    Email: [email protected]

    Pastoral Training Programs
    Phone: (65) 6858 3011
    Fax: (65) 6858 2011
    Email: [email protected]

    Biblical Apostolate
    Director: Father Ambrose Vaz
    Phone: (65) 6858 2423
    Email: [email protected]

    Catechetical Commission Office
    Director: Father Johnson Fernandez
    Phone: (65) 6784 1211
    Fax: (65) 6786 5042
    Email: [email protected]

    Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA)
    Coordinator: Marcia van der Straaten
    Phone: (65) 6858 7015
    Email: [email protected]
  • Services :
    Carlo Catholic Society
    Catholic Aids Response Effort
    Catholic Welfare Services
    China Catholic Communication (Zhonglian Centre)
    Family Life Society
    Inter-Congregational Formators Core Group
    Interreligious Dialogue Offices
    Jesuit Refugee Service
    Roman Catholic Prison Ministry
    Singapore Archdiocesan Catholic Charismatic Renewal
    Malayalam Charismatic Group
    Singapore Anti-Narcotics Association
  • Singapore Archdiocesan Conference of Consecrated Life:
    Chairperson: Brother Michael Broughton, FSC
    Email: [email protected]

Other Church Organizations and Associations

  • Retreat centers:
    9

Social Communications

  • Bookshops:
    Apostolate of the Media
    Address: Church of the Risen Christ, 91 Toa Payoh Central, Singapore 319193
    Phone: (65) 6356 5958. Fax: (65) 6562 5857
    Management and staff: Daughters of St. Paul

    CANA - The Catholic Centre
    Address: Catholic Welfare Services Building, 55 Waterloo Street, #02-00, Singapore 187954
    Phone: (65) 6336 4467 / 6336 4815. Fax: (65) 6336 5370
    Centre Director: Father Johnson Fernandez
    Team:
    Sister Francisca Tan, RC
    Christina Ying
    Janet Lim
    Geraldine Szeto
    Joan Teo

    Carlo Catholic Society (Chinese and English bookshop)
    Address: 225B Queen Street, Singapore 188552
    Phone: (65) 6337 7489. Fax: (65) 6334 4370
    Email: [email protected]
    Website: www.cams.org.sg
    Director: Father Paul Tong
    Manager: Maria Koek

    Catholic News Book & Media
    Address: Catholic Archdiocesan Education Centre, 2 Highland Road, #01-02, Singapore 549102
    Phone: (65) 6858 3066. Fax: (65) 6858 2055
    Website: www.catholicbooks.org.sg
    Staff:
    Don Gurugay
    Catharine Tan

    Katong Catholic Book Centre Pte Ltd
    Address: 182 East Coast Road, Singapore 428888
    Phone: (65) 6345 1413. Fax: (65) 6440 0272
    Email: [email protected]
    Manager: Thomas Tan
  • Media Apostolate:
    Catholic Audio-Visual Centre
    Address:2 Highland Road, #02-04, Singapore 549102
    Phone: (65) 6858 3077. Fax: (65) 6858 2055. Email: [email protected]
    Director: Father Johnson Fernandez
    Email: [email protected]
    Staff: George Tan
    Email: [email protected]
    Justin Lau
    Email: [email protected]

    China Catholic Communication (Zhonglian Centre)
    Address: Catholic Archdiocesan Education Centre, 2 Highland Road, #03-05, Singapore 549102
    Phone/Fax: (65) 6286 1826.
    Website: www.zhonglian.org
    Chaplain: Father Peter Lu
    Phone: (65) 6747 6342
    President: Patrick Lee
    Phone: (65) 9060 5080

    Hai Sing Pao (Chinese Catholic newspaper)
    Address: 225B Queen Street, Singapore 188552
    Fax: (65) 6334 4370.
    Website: www.cams.org.sg
    Manager: Maria Koek
    Phone: (65) 6337 7489
    Editor: Patricia Chia
    Phone: (65) 6337 2465

    The Catholic News
    Address: 2 Highland Road, #01-03, Singapore 549102
    Phone: (65) 6858 3055. Fax: (65) 6858 2055
    Email: [email protected], [email protected]
    Website: www.catholic.org/sg/cn
    Managing Editor: Father Johnson Fernandez
    Email: [email protected]
    Staff correspondents:
    Sister Wendy Ooi, fsp
    Email: [email protected]
    Daniel Tay
    Email: [email protected]
    Joyce Gan
    Email: [email protected]
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