Once again for Catholics, we are beginning the season of Lent. The word LENT means SPRING in old English. The season of Lent coincides with spring, when a farmer prepares the ground and crop for planting. In our Church, Lent is the traditional 40-days of fasting, penance and good works.
Author: Ivy Chai
As a priest, I accompanied our youth in 1997 to the WYD Paris, WYD Cologne 2005, and WYD Sydney 2008. I would stay in the same parish with our Malaysian youth.
KUCHING — The Religious Orders in the Archdiocese of Kuching gathered together for a Solemn Day of prayer, reflection, and thanksgiving on 2 February at the Carmelite Chapel to celebrate the 22nd World Day of Consecrated Life.