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Address : 24 Church Road,30300 Ipoh, Perak.
Tel. No. : 05-2540176 ; 05-2428077 ; 011-26938369
Fax. No. : 605-2415437
E-mail Add. : smcipoh@gmail.com
Parish Priest : Fr. Anthony Liew San Choy
Office Opening Hours : Mon. to Fri. (9.00a.m. - 5.00p.m.)
Sat. (9.00a.m. - 1.00p.m.)
Sun. (Closed)
Mass Times : Refer to Key Info page

If you wish to offer masses, or support SMC in its daily operations and outreach missions, you may bank in your donation according to instructions detailed in the picture on the right. After banking-in, please text your details (name, amount, purpose of donation, date paid) to the church cellphone at 011-26938369. Thank you!

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Our parish now has an official Facebook page (CATHOLIC CHURCH OF ST.MICHAEL,IPOH). Heads of respective ministries, BECs and parishioners are encouraged to share photos and a short write-up of their church and outreach activities with the FB team actively and regularly.

Church Location

Hold down your left mouse button over the map to scroll up and down,left to right on the map below.

GPS / 卫星导航经纬:N 4.594948 (LAT)E 101.088493 (LONG)

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Click on the banner above for the readings of the day. Please change your calendar setting in Universalis to Asia-Malaysia to obtain the correct readings.

For prayers said weekly in SMC, click here



1. All are strongly encouraged to mask up when indoors.

2. Parishioners who are exhibiting symptoms of flu/cough/fever are advised to stay home and follow our weekend masses online at our YouTube channel.


Sat English Mass at 6pm, Sun English Mass at 8.30am, Sun Chinese Mass at 10.30am

For those unable to attend physical mass due to illness or quarantine, SMC masses on weekends can be followed online via our SMC YouTube channel. Subscribe to our channel and click on the bell icon to receive notifications of any video updates.

For schedule of WEEKDAY masses, please click here.

We pray the Padre Pio novena at 5.30pm every Thursday and also on every 3rd Saturday of the month before sunset mass. This novena will be broadcasted live on every 3rd Saturday of every month at 5.30pm. You may follow this novena prayer on our official YouTube channel. You may e-mail petitions and thanksgiving messages to padrepiosmc@gmail.com or click here to submit them using the online form.


Anointing of the sick after all masses on 11th & 12th Feb 2023

1. In conjunction with the World Day of the Sick on 11/2/2023, there will be anointing of the sick after all masses on 11/2-12/2/2023.

2. Kg Simee Home Food Fair - How you can help

Kg Simee Home for the Aged is having a Food Fair on 15/4/2023 to be held in OMPH church, Ipoh. Please support this worthy cause by buying coupons or sponsoring food stalls.

Kg Simee Home Food Fair Notice

RCIA programme in SMC starts 19/6/2022(Eng) and 17/6/2022(Mandarin)

3. If you wish to know more about the Catholic faith or know of anyone interested to join the faith through SMC, click here.

You could also learn more about the Catholic faith and the Church's teachings by following daily podcasts in the Catechism in a Year channel by Ascension Press.

Click on their YouTube channel to follow daily episodes starting from 1/1/2023.

The podcast will be as follows :

  • introduction and prayer by the priest about the podcast;
  • the actual reading from the Catechism of the Catholic Church (CCC) ;
  • followed by commentary about what is being read for the day.

Click here to download the reading plan.

You may refer to the CCC from this link.

4. Formed.org is an excellent source of faith programmes, movies, documentaries and books, including literary classics. The Penang diocese has subscribed to it and access to these materials will be freely available to us for ONE YEAR upon registration. Click here to find out how you can access these materials on Formed.org.

5. Notifications and Updates from the diocese of Penang in February 2023.Click on the picture below to read latest updates in February.

Penang diocese 22nd notifications

6. For other announcements from SMC, read the bulletin, refer to our official Facebook page or archives section.


Welcome to the SMC family! We look forward to welcoming you into our community. All weekend and weekday mass times are listed in our About - Key Info page. If you wish to know more about the Catholic faith, feel free to enquire about the RCIA programme through our parish office via phone, e-mail or FB messaging.

We have many parish groups which you may be interested to be a part of. Click on the About - Parish Structure link to view the various ministries, BECs and groups in our SMC family.

Those wishing to contribute to outreach activities may check out SMC's Ministry to the Poor. Outreach to the Orang Asli is through the Perak Deanery Orang Asli Apostolate (directly under the purview of Penang diocese) based in our parish via Sahabat Orang Asli group.

Padre Pio relic in SMC

Newcomers may be interested to know that we are the only church in Ipoh with a first-class relic of the Italian saint popularly known as Padre Pio. Click here to read more about how this relic came to SMC. Click here to find out more about SMC's Padre Pio Group, which is a support group for those who are ill or suffering from terminal illnesses.

For more up to date news and events, check out our official Facebook page.FB logo


The Vatican’s Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith issued a new instruction on the burial of the dead and on the conservation of the ashes in cases of cremation, on 25th October 2016. Click here to read in detail about these instructions.


To read about our past parish projects and events in our church, please refer to the Archives section by year.


Click here to view a selection of religious items available in our SMC Religious Articles Centre.

Tuesday Before and after the 11.00 am mass
Saturday 10.30 am - 1.00 pm ; Also before and after Sunset mass
Sunday Before and after all masses


You may bring your recyclable items to the recycle bin located next to the new columbarium opposite the Oak. Please separate the items according to the following categories - plastic / paper / tins / old clothes / electrical items. Please do NOT bring any items other than those within the categories stated. Please ensure the old clothes are properly packed in plastic to prevent them from getting wet.


Click here for all details about mass times,rates for hall and funeral parlour rental etc.