Around the Diocese: Theology of the Body Conference, 26 October 2019


The Archdiocesan Commission for the Family (ACF) together with the Apostolate for Catholic Truth, Natural Family Planning, Catholic Medical Guild of Singapore and the Catholic Theology Network, have jointly organised the TOB Conference, to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Pope St John Paul II’s landmark teachings, Theology of the Body (TOB). This will take place on Saturday, 26 October 2019, from 10.00am to 4.00pm, at Saint Joseph’s Institution (SJI) Lecture Theatre 2 (38 Malcolm Road).

This conference aims to provide an overview of the Theology Of The Body and how it can be applied in various aspects of our lives, with sharing from individuals and couples. The ACF will also be launching an Archdiocesan Directory of Resources to tackle pornography at this conference. The event will see Reverend Father David Garcia, OP delivering a keynote talk on the hugely popular topic. There will also be talks about the medical and theological aspects of pornography. To sign up, please click HERE



Following the TOB Conference, there will be a one-day course on TOB for beginners which will be held at CANA, The Catholic Centre on 28 October (Monday, Deepavali PH) from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm. This course will provide a more in-depth look into the rich contents and teachings of TOB.