by Bishop Richard Ng
7 January 2020
Feast of the Epiphany of the Lord
Dear People of God,
"I am the good shepherd; I lay down my life that they may have life to the full"
(cf. John 10:10-11)
In 2013, the Bishops of the Semenanjung, Sabah and Sarawak decided to unify the two major seminaries, that is College General (CG) in Penang, and St. Peter's College (SPC) in Kuching. Our desire is to streamline and integrate the whole priestly formation process, as well as to enhance the mutual ties and collaboration - especially now that there exists a significant presence of Sabahans and Sarawakians in Semenanjung. The two major seminaries henceforth function as one National Seminary where the seminarians undergo Pilosophy studies in CG, and Theology studies in SPC.
We need your help as People of God to achieve our vision of forming prophetic and servant priests, community pastors, critical thinkers and theologians in the Malaysia context. Our goal is to:
To do this, we need your feedback to the following questions:
Wishing you the Lord's abundant blessing for the New Year.
Bishop Richard Ng
Bishop Chair for Seminary Formation
Catholic Bishops' Conference of Malaysia