Category: Faith Formation

Faith Formation

What is Heaven and Hell?

By Lauren Humphries As CCC 1024 says, “Heaven is the ultimate end and fulfillment of the deepest human longings, the state of supreme, definitive happiness”.

Read More »
Faith Formation

Praying to the Saints

By Brandon Tan & Joshua Lowe Why do Catholics pray to the Saints? We ask our friends and family on earth to pray for us

Read More »
Faith Formation

Praying to Mary

By Brandon Tan & Joshua Lowe In the gospel, God sent the angel Gabriel to tell Mary, ‘Hail, Mary, full of grace! The Lord is

Read More »
Faith Formation

The Assumption of Mary

By Justin Lam The Assumption of Mary, which Catholics believe to be true, is the truth that when Mary, the Mother of God’s earthly life

Read More »
Faith Formation

The 3 Levels of Vocation

By Ryan Ng We were made for Heaven! Every human heart has been ‘configured’ to yearn for eternal union with God. This ultimate end, which

Read More »
Faith Formation

Who Wrote the Bible?

By Marilyn Choong How was the Bible written? As we learn more about the Catholic faith, verses or passages from the Bible will grow more

Read More »
Faith Formation

Dogma vs Doctrine

By Sean Toh What are dogmas and doctrines? Are they just interchangeable synonyms? Although the Church does not give strict definitions for these two terms,

Read More »
Faith Formation

What is a Sacrament?

By Joshua Elias What are these ‘Sacraments’ that Catholics keep talking about? The Sacraments are an efficacious sign instituted by Jesus Christ for us to

Read More »
Faith Formation

The Sacrament of Matrimony

By Winifred Choo Matrimony is a sacrament at the service of communion, a sacrament intended for the salvation of others for the purpose of serving

Read More »
Faith Formation

The Sacrament of Reconciliation

By Nielsen Chan The sacrament of reconciliation comprises two equally essential elements: the acts of the penitent (the person who confesses sins and seeks absolution),

Read More »
Faith Formation

The Sacrament of Holy Orders

By Patricia Choo Holy Orders is the sacrament through which the mission — that is, proclaiming the Word of God and restoring communion with God

Read More »
Faith Formation

The Significance of Confirmation

By Marilyn Choong Confirmation is the last of the three sacraments of initiation and thus the sacrament which completes Christian initiation for Catholics, sometimes known

Read More »
Faith Formation

Called to be Saints

By Trina Chong Have you ever been called a saint for your kindness or after performing a good deed? Innocence and goodness are qualities associated

Read More »
Faith Formation

Why We Need the Church

By Keith Chan Why we need the Church can be condensed into 3 primary reasons. For it is in the Church, the collective gathering of

Read More »
Faith Formation

Who is the Pope?

By Nicole Terese The Pope is known as the vicar of Christ. The word “vicar” means to be a representative of; the pope is our

Read More »