Our Mother of Perpetual Help Church, Ipoh, Malaysia


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​​​​Address: 19-21 Jalan La Salle, 31400 Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia; Tel: (60) 5458220; Fax: (60) 5468 495.

  • Forthcoming events / activities scheduled in 2019

(Note: information is updated to the best of knowledge at the time of entry.)

MONTHLYRemarks
Every Tuesday
  • 5.45pm: NOVENA PRAYERS TO ST.PEREGRINE
  • During this Novena Devotion, names of cancer patients will be lifted up. All are invited.
  • Venue: Meditation Room, OMPH Church.
  • For enquiries, call: 019-5769166 / 012-5833904.
  • 8.00pm (T): OMPH CATHOLIC CHARISMATIC RENEWAL
  • Venue: main OMPH church.
  • Come join us in our Praise & Worship.

Every Wednesday:

  • 8.00pm (E): OMPH CATHOLIC CHARISMATIC RENEWAL
  • Come join us in our Praise & Worship.
  • Venue: main OMPH church.
  • Eucharistic Celebration and Healing Service.
Every Saturday:
  • 11.00am: CHRISTIAN MEDITATION TIME
  • Venue: Meditation Room, OMPH Church.
  • All are welcome to join the Christian Meditation group.

Every 1st Friday of month:

  • ADORATION TO THE BLESSED
    SACRAMENT

  • We will have Adoration to the Blessed Sacrament, starting with Adoration at 7.00 pm, followed by Mass at 8.00 pm.
  • There will be no 6.30am Mass.
  • GENERAL

  • NEW-INTAKE for “ADULT
    ENQUIRY TO THE CATHOLIC FAITH”

  • The RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) is a program of induction into the Catholic Church through the sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation and Eucharist. But, more than that, it is a faith journey designed to meet our  fundamental spiritual needs as God’s children and help us identify with and become a part of a faith community.
  • If you know of friends who are interested in making enquiry into the Catholic Faith and deepening your personal relationship with Jesus Christ,
  • if you are seeking to learn about Catholicism as the result of an interfaith marriage or other relationship, have not fully completed the sacraments of initiation, or simply wonder what the journey entails please register now at the Parish office.
  • The sessions will be held​ in English, Mandarin, Bahasa Malaysia & Tamil.
  • REGISTRATION FOR CATECHESIS
    OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD LEVEL 1 ATRIUM

  • CGS is inviting parents of children born in 2015/2016 to register their children for this beautiful process of building an intimate relationship with God.
  • Registration forms are available before and after Mass outside the church.
  • As the Atrium can only accommodate limited numbers, please register early to avoid disappointment.
  • Contact: Monica 012 5280405 if you have further enquiries.
  • CATHOLIC STUDENT SOCIETIES (CSS)
  • OLD PALM LEAVES
  • You may bring your old palm leaves from last year’s Palm Sunday to church and leave them in the box provided in front of the church.
  • These old palm leaves will be burnt and the ashes will be use for distribution this coming Ash Wednesday.
JANUARYRemarks
  • 2019: YEAR OF MISSION
FEBRUARYRemarks
  • 23 Feb (Sat): RITE OF ENROLMENT -"SIGNING OF THE BOOK OF ELECT"
  • Sat 23 February during the 6.45pm Mass;
  • Catechumens who seek Baptism at Easter will have their names “enrolled” in the Book of Elect.
  • 24 Feb (Sun): NEW-INTAKE for “ADULT ENQUIRY TO THE CATHOLIC FAITH” (RCIA)
  • @ 3pm in St. Mark’s Room; there will be a session on "The Meaning of Lent & The Need for Reconciliation".
  • Interested parishioners are most welcome to this talk.
  • 27 Feb (Wed): CHARISMATIC MASS
  • Charismatic Mass at 7.30pm followed by Healing Service.
  • Main church.
MARCHRemarks
  • 2 Mar (Sat): SHARING CHRIST: GO BEAR FRUIT
  • SHARING CHRIST… go bear fruit
  • In conjunction with the extraordinary Missionary Year 2019, Penang Diocesan New Evangelization Commission will be conducting SHARNG CHRIST, a 7-Saturday (9am – 12 pm) formation session in

            (1) PDPI

            (2) Church of St. Anne, B. Mertajam

            (3) Church of St. Michael, Ipoh

  • Starting on 2 March, 2019 to help develop an attitude of the heart that moves us to be open to share Jesus Christ with others and invite them to be part of the Church.
  • Registration form is available at the parish office. Online registration form: https://goo.gl/forms/6ZCw79az6dYx5gXF2
  • Closing date for registration: 22 February 2019.
  • Contact: Simon Wong (012 484 8884)
  • 2 - 3 Mar (Sat & Sun): 24 HOURS WITH BISHOP SEBASTIAN FRANCIS “LIVE-IN EXPERIENCE” YEAR 3
  • Who: open to young men who are SINGLE and have completed SPM & above.
  • What: Program is designed for those interested in discovering their vocation to the priesthood and mission.
  • Contents: Free-flowing conversations, group dynamics, outdoor walks, prayers and mass
  • When: 2 to 3 March 2019 from (12:00) noon of Saturday to noon of Sunday
  • Where: St. Anne Dormitory, Bukit Mertajam, Penang.
  • No Fee: Accommodation and food provided.
  • Contact: 0164971408 for the URL to register online.
  • 3 Mar (Sun): APPRECIATION DINNER
  • 7.30pm in the parish hall.
  • For our outgoing Parish priest, Rev.Fr. Joseph Stephen and his Assistant Parish priest, Rev.Fr. Paul Kee. 
  • Also, to welcome our Parish priest, Rev.Fr. Patrick Massang and his Assistant Rev.Fr. Philip Lai. 
  • Tickets @ RM50/pax, available after the weekend mass or at the parish office.
  • Please get your tickets early to facilitate catering arrangements.
  • 6 Mar (Wed): ASH WEDNESDAY 
  • Ash Wednesday is a Day of Fasting & Abstinence.
  • Mass at 6.20am and 8.00pm with Blessing and Distribution of Ashes.
  • Ash Wednesday marks the commencement of the season of Lent, which lasts for 40 days (not including the 6 Sundays during this peroid), ending on Holy Saturday (20 April).
  • It is a season of repentance, prayer and fasting, and reflects the 40 days Jesus spent in prayer and fasting in the desert before starting his public ministry (Reference: St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, Ojai, CA, USA.)
  • 8 Mar (Fri): STATIONS OF THE CROSS
  • 7.30 pm followed by Mass.


  • 23 Mar (Sun): BLOOD DONATION PHDC
  • A blood donation campaign is organised on Sunday, 24 March, 2019; from 8.00 am till 12 noon in the parish hall.
  • We invite healthy and able bodies and regular blood Donors to help save lives by donating their blood.
OTHER MONTHSRemarks
  • 2019:

  • EVENING FOR THE ENGAGED
  • Couples planning to get married in the year 2019, please take note of the EE Weekends (in English) during the year.
  • You are requested to register six (6) weeks before the weekend dates.
  • EE 119 : Jan 25 – 27 
    EE120  : Apr 5 – 7 
    EE121  : Jul 12 – 14
    EE122  : Oct 18-20
  • Please see your Parish Priest for registration.
  • TAMIL MARRIAGE PREPARATION
    WEEKEND

  • Closing date for registration (T): on 1st day of each month.
  • ​Chapel St. Chastan & Imbert, Prai: Jan 25, 26 & 27; Aug 24, 25, 26.
  • ​Domus St.Anne, Bukit Mertajam: May 23, 24, 25; Nov 22, 23, 24.
  • Please see your parish priest for registration.
NOTATION: "CCR" = "Catholic Charismatic Renewal"; "P&W" = "Praise & Worship"; (E) = in English; (C) = Chinese (Mandarin); (T) = in Tamil



 "With Him there is Plentiful Redemption."
Psalm 130 (129):7

Events 2019