Tag Archives: Singapore

The Peace Of Christmas Comes From Justice And Truth – Homily by Archbishop William Goh (26 Dec 2019)

The peace that Christmas comes to bring, it is a peace that is based on truth. This is very much unlike the peace in the world. Nobody wants to speak the truth because if you speak the truth, you are unpopular. And that is why the unity of the world today is very fragile because… Read More »

Console My People, Console Them – Homily by Archbishop William Goh (10 Dec 2019)

We all need to be consoled. And the reason why we are sad, the reason why we are not happy in life is simply because we are just suffering the punishment for our sins. God does not punish us. It’s our sins that punish us. How does God console us? How does God really help… Read More »

2019 Re-recording of Majulah Singapura

Come, fellow Singaporeans Let us progress towards happiness together May our noble aspiration bring Singapore success Come, let us unite In a new spirit Let our voices soar as one Onward Singapore Onward Singapore Come, let us unite In a new spirit Let our voices soar as one Onward Singapore Onward Singapore

Video Abstract | Mobilities Paper | Between the village and the global city …

my name is Simon and this is a video abstract of a paper which I recently published in the mobilities journal together with my co-authors Harald Sterly from Bonn University and Patrick Sakdapolrak from Vienna University and the title of our paper is: Between the village in the global city. The production and decay of… Read More »

[NDP ACTUAL DAY TIX GIVEAWAY] Flying Over The National Day Parade In A Helicopter: TSL Vlogs

TheSmartLocal.com Okay. Sup guys! Me and Joyce here. We are currently at Sembawang Airbase for a very special reason. We are going to get the opportunity to do something that very few people get to do lah. And that is, to board the helicopter which you will see in NDP 2018 flypast. But before that,… Read More »

Building Our Hope On Christ As The Everlasting Rock – Homily by Archbishop William Goh (05 Dec 2019)

In the world that we are living in, this is a very difficult world, a very confused world. A world today where there are so many uncertainties. A world that is so divided with so many different viewpoints on every issue, that somehow we are not too sure of where we stand with regards to… Read More »

How we design and build a smart city and nation | Cheong Koon Hean | TEDxSingapore

Translator: Sally Yang Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Do you know that today, in the world, half of the population actually live in cities? So, cities are very important to us. But cities also give us a lot of challenges, especially the architect planners. Because most of them face a growing population. Not only is… Read More »

Christ The Hope Of Our Salvation – Homily by Archbishop William Goh (04 Dec 2019)

For those of us who are limping in life, those who are crippled by our past, those of us who are blinded because we are looking at life at a different perspective, as a wrong perspective, then Jesus is there to enlighten us, to open our eyes and to heal us. If you want to… Read More »

Rebuild My Church, Restore My People – Homily by Archbishop William Goh (03 Dec 2019)

We are what we are today because the Lord has blessed us. And therefore, it would not be right if we just take care of our own selves. This question of narrow-mindedness of just thinking of ourselves will not do justice to the work of mission. We cannot be missionaries unless we have a deep… Read More »

The Passing World – Homily by Archbishop William Goh (26 Nov 2019)

We have only one humanity. That’s why the Church is catholic. The Church is universal. The best way to take care of ourselves is always to take care of others. No matter what we have, no matter how great we are, no matter what position we have in life, we will have to leave them… Read More »