Collection for TABUNG HARAPAN MALAYSIA (Bishop's Circular BP/2018/020)

Date: 1st June 2018

Bishop's Circular No: BP/2018/020

To All MJD Parishes, Religious House and the Lay Faithful,


  1. The Archbishops and Bishops of Malaysia invite all parishes, religious Houses and individual Catholics to partake in this noble cause to set up a trust fund to settle the nation's debts, under the purview of the MOF; i.e. Tabung Harapan Malaysia.
  2. Collectively, the first collection of June 22nd, 23rd and 24th (Friday - Sunday) weekend will be dedicated to the Tabung. In addition to this collective move, individual Catholics are encouraged to participate too; by sending to:
    Bank : MAYBANK
    Account Number : 5660 1062 6452
  3. Dear Reverend Fathers and Superiors, please announce widely and prepare your people or congregation to do their part. The Scripture says:
    "Each one must give as he has decided in his heart, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver." (2 Cor. 9:7)
  4. MJD's day for the THM Collection is June 22nd, 23rd and 24th (Friday - Sunday).
    Closing Date for parishes' submission to MAJODI is July 20th, 2018.

Note: Change of Dates for ST. PETER'S PENCE COLLECTION 2018
In view of the above, the special collection for "ST. PETER'S PENCE - for Pope's charitable works" will be on the weekend of 29th, 30th June and 1st July 2018 as stated in the Catholic Directory and Ordo of 2018.

Together Building God's Kingdom,

+Rt. Rev. Bernard Paul, DD
Bishop of Malacca Johore Diocese