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  • Ends cannot justify the means, says Bishop Paul
    Ends cannot justify the means, says Bishop Paul Catholic Bishop Dr Paul Tan Chee Ing describes the reasons given by the Attorney-General’s Chambers for not prosecuting Perkasa chief Ibrahim Ali for threatening to burn Bibles as “essentially a rehash of the communist credo that the end justifies the means”.
  • Ridiculous to stop non-Muslims from using ‘Allah’, says Muslim Brotherhood leader
    Ridiculous to stop non-Muslims from using ‘Allah’, says Muslim Brotherhood leader Prohibiting non-Muslims from using the word "Allah" is ridiculous, says Kuwait's Muslim Brotherhood leader Dr Tareq Suwaidan.
  • Message from President EMI for Migrant Sunday Sep 28 (local observance)
    I am reminded of the words of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta (Mother Theresa) – “We are not called to be successful. We are called to be faithful”. We would do well in taking heed of these words which reminds us that even as the world judges all our efforts in terms of how much ‘success’ we have chalked up, God only requires us to be persistent in carrying out His will including reaching out to migrants and their families in their time of need and desolation.
  • Native Christians want action on ‘Islamisation’
    Taking a cue from the Catholic Archbishop of Sabah Rev John Wong’s urging to Putrajaya to act against aggressive Islamisation in the state, another bumiputera church leader wants the National Registration Department (JPN) to immediately stop its ‘MyKad Islamisation’.
  • After ‘Allah’ ban, Sabah Christians demand return of religious freedom
    After ‘Allah’ ban, Sabah Christians demand return of religious freedom Sabah Christians, declaring that their faith is under siege, want Putrajaya to return their religious freedom to them, following the Federal Court ruling in June denying the Catholic church leave to appeal against the "Allah" ban on its weekly, Herald.

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  • Wake Up Ambassador of Christ Are You Ready?
    Wake Up Ambassador of Christ Are You Ready? From the 3rd to the 5th of October, the Melaka-Johor Diocese campus students gathered in MAJODI Centre for Southern Syiok 2014 with the theme ‘Wake Up Ambassador of Christ Are You Ready?’ This gathering saw an increase in the number of participants from the last one in 2012 to 230 students, who came from about 20 institutions of higher education. Some participants came from as far as Kuantan and Terengganu, from other Christian denominations and from the Working Adults Ministry.
  • Christians and Hindus: Together to foster a culture of "inclusion"
    Christians and Hindus: Together to foster a culture of "inclusion" A message for the Feast of Deepavali 2014 by the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue.
  • Bishop: Ibrahim Ali crossed a red line
    Bishop: Ibrahim Ali crossed a red line Catholic bishop Paul Tan Chee Ing said Ibrahim Ali’s threat to burn Malay-language bibles containing the term ‘Allah’ had crossed a red line and the government’s refusal to hold the Perkasa chief to account had shot its cases of sedition against other putative transgressors to pieces.
  • Dismissal of 'burn Bible' urging angers Christians
    Dismissal of 'burn Bible' urging angers Christians The Christian Federation of Malaysia has expressed "outrage" over the government’s announcement that a threat to burn the Bible is not a crime as it was in defence of Islam.
  • For Bumiputera Christians, ‘Allah’ ban akin to cultural ‘genocide’, says archbishop
    Archbishop Datuk Bolly Lapok said the word “Allah” has been part and parcel of the community’s language for generations and has become “embedded” in every aspect of their culture, including for the Bumiputera Christians, who make up the majority of Malaysia’s Christian population.

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