25 Feb '16, 11am

[Mothership] How Catholic Archbishop William Goh could have phrased his first statement on Madonna

[Mothership] How Catholic Archbishop William Goh could have phrased his first statement on Madonna

As Shepherd of the Catholic flock in Singapore, I have made representations to various Ministries and Statutory Boards to communicate the Catholic Church’s grave concerns. Noting that whilst the Catholic community appreciates that “the task of the government in balancing freedom of the arts and public sensitivities is a challenging one”, I nevertheless highlighted that “in multi-racial, multi-religious Singapore, we cannot afford to be overly permissive in favour of artistic expression at the expense of respect for one’s religion, especially in these times of heightened religious sensitivities, particularly among active practitioners of religions”.

Full article: http://mothership.sg/2016/02/how-catholic-archbishop-will...

Tweets

Singapore archbishop slams Madonna concert as '...

catholicnewsagency.com 25 Feb '16, 10am

Singapore, Feb 25, 2016 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News ) .- Singapore's music fans can do better than Madonna, the local Cathol...

Madonna's 'Rebel Heart Tour' in Singapore Blasted by Catholic Archbishop as Anti-Christian

Madonna's 'Rebel Heart Tour' in Singapore Blast...

christianpost.com 25 Feb '16, 7pm

By Christine Thomasos , Christian Post Reporter February 25, 2016| 2:17 pm REUTERS / Benoit Tessier Singer Madonna perform...

Singapore archbishop slams Madonna concert as '...

catholicnewsagency.com 25 Feb '16, 10am

Singapore, Feb 25, 2016 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News ) .- Singapore's music fans can do better than Madonna, the local Cathol...

Singapore archbishop slams Madonna concert as 'pseudo-art': Singapore, Feb 25, 2016 / 05:02 am (EWTN...

Singapore archbishop slams Madonna concert as '...

ewtnnews.com 25 Feb '16, 10am

Madonna. Credit: Denis Makarenko via www.shutterstock.com. Related news: Catholics in Spain respond to sacrilegious exhibi...

Archbishop Warns Against 'Immoral' Madonna: Singapore's William Goh says many in the church are upset by the s...

Archbishop Warns Against 'Immoral' Madonna: Sin...

news.sky.com 23 Feb '16, 7am

An archbishop in Singapore has voiced his concerns about an upcoming Madonna concert there, warning his flock not to suppo...

Singapore archbishop slams Madonna concert as ‘...

lancasterdiocese.org.uk 26 Feb '16, 7pm

Home → Latest News → Singapore archbishop slams Madonna concert as ‘pseudo-art’ Singapore archbishop slams Madonna concert...

Singapore fans mad for Madonna

Singapore fans mad for Madonna

tnp.sg 25 Feb '16, 11am

He won a Best Dressed award when he dressed up like Madonna in her Nothing Really Matters music video for a Madonna Madnes...

MUSIC > El arzobispo de #Singapur pide el boicot para el concierto de @Madonna

MUSIC > El arzobispo de #Singapur pide el boico...

gaystarnews.com 23 Feb '16, 8am

Singapore’s archbishop has called on Catholics to boycott Madonna’s first concert in the conservative city-state next week...

Madonna arrives by private jet for first concer...

straitstimes.com 26 Feb '16, 10am

SINGAPORE - Queen of Pop Madonna arrived by private jet shortly before midnight on Friday (Feb 26) for her first concert h...

#Madonna surprises orphans in Manila, despite church leaders' boycott

#Madonna surprises orphans in Manila, despite c...

mashable.com 24 Feb '16, 8am

The OG Queen of Pop Madonna is currently in Manila, Philippines, for her two-night Rebel Heart Tour, but some aren't happy...

BREAKING: @Earthjustice Statement on House Pass...

earthjustice.org 26 Feb '16, 6pm

Today, as part of its consideration of the “Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2015” (H.R. 2406), th...

[Mothership] In 2006, Sun Ho said she loves Madonna

[Mothership] In 2006, Sun Ho said she loves Mad...

mothership.sg 24 Feb '16, 7am

PR.com: I noticed that you have a huge fan base in Asia and in other parts of the world and now for the last few years, yo...

"Madonna is excited to share her celebration of art and music with her fans in Singapore"

"Madonna is excited to share her celebration of...

themalaymailonline.com 27 Feb '16, 9am

Tools Increase Text Decrease Text Reset Text Print Article The Rebel Heart Tour concert, which will be held at the Nationa...