Malaysian Catholic Campus Student Day 2 (MCCSD 2) Preparatory Meeting in Penang

30 04 2017

23 April – 29 April 2017, Bukit Mertajam, Penang – The upcoming Malaysian Catholic Campus Student Day 2 (MCCSD 2) will be held in Penang after the first Malaysian Catholic Campus Student Day in Kuching last 2015. Together with Archbishop Simon Poh (Bishop for Youth and Campus Ministry Commission in Malaysia) there were 9 Youth Ministers, one Sister, one Deacon and one Priest from different dioceses came for the meeting located at St Anne’s Church.

Rationale of the meeting involving different diocese was to discuss the progress of the event.

Besides had a meeting; the Youth Ministers, sister, Deacon and the Priest have an opportunity to visit few Parishes in Penang which will be the main venue for Malaysian Catholic Campus Student Day 2 (MCCSD 2).

The meeting ended with a Closing Mass by Archbishop Simon Poh at St Joachim Spirituality center, Chapel.


Kuching Campus Ministry Jogathon Run

24 04 2017

On the 22nd April 2017, the Kuching Campus Ministry held their jogathon run at the ACCPC as a pre-event to raise fund for the Malaysian Catholic Campus Student Day 2 this coming June in Penang Island. There are about 28 delegates from Sarawak who will attend the Malaysian Catholic Campus Student Day 2 in Penang this year.

Participants who came to raise fund were family members, friends and campus students from various high institutions such as Kolej Sains Kuching Bersekutu, UNIMAS, UiTM, Swinburne, Segi College, Technology College Sarawak and many more. Besides that, Fr. Jerome Juleng led the opening prayer and blesses the runners before flag-off.

Moreover, medals and hampers were presented by Fr Larry Tan the chaplain of Kuching Campus Ministry to the winners and to those who do not make it to top 20 were also given a consolation prize.

Last but not least, we would like to thank everyone who directly and indirectly involved in the jogathon run as part of our pre-event for MCCSD 2 and we hope to work together again in shaping the youth for the future.