KAMPUNG PANDAN:-Newly ordained diocesan priest, Rev Fr Simon Lau celebrated his first Mass on May 2, 2018 at the Chapel of Our Lady of Good Health, situated south district of Kuala Lumpur. The Thanksgiving Mass was held at 1pm.
Fr Lau who was ordained a priest with Fr Xavier Andrew and Fr Dominic Tan on May 1 in Kajang, presided the said Mass, with Chapel Administrator Fr Edwin Peter who is also the Parish priest of the Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Archbishop Emeritus Murphy Pakiam and Fr Mari Arokiam from Assumption Church,Petaling Jaya as con-celebrants. Some 100 faithful from far and near were present.
In his homily, Fr Lau message to the assembly is to have and to pray for more vocations to the priesthood and religious life. He said if God calls you, respond by saying Yes. Fr Lau also reiterated that vocations start within family and should be nurtured from within the family.
After Mass, there was a cake cutting ceremony held at the entrance of the chapel, where Fr Lau cut the cake to celebrate vocation to the Priesthood.
This was followed with a thanksgiving luncheon for all present, held in the chapel’s grounds.
Earlier on, Shirley, the head of the Liturgy at the Chapel welcome Fr Lau to the chapel and as the main celebrant for the Thanksgiving Mass.
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