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WELCOME TO OUR OFFICIAL WEBSITE!

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!




follow us on Facebook SMC OFFICIAL FACEBOOK PAGE

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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Universalis

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


UPDATES ON MASSES IN SMC


NEW SOPs

1. Further to the announcement from the Ministry of Health on 7th Sept 2022, wearing a face mask is now optional but for the protection of the elderly and vulnerable in our SMC community, all are strongly encouraged to mask up when indoors.

2. Families may sit close together to maximise seating capacity.

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


WEEKEND MASSES & NOVENAS

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.

The Padre Pio novena is prayed weekly 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.


HIGHLIGHTED ANNOUNCEMENTS

1. Blood Donation Campaign - 4/12/2022

Blood donation drive at SMC on 4/12/2022

2. SMC Family Life Ministry - Talk on Sacrament of Marriage & special mass for Renewal of Marriage Vows

Use the form at the link here to register for the talk (on 4/12/2022) and special mass (on 11/12/2022).


3. Caroling by Youth Ministry


4. Diocese of Penang - Notifications and updates for December 2022

Penang diocese updates and notifications for December 2022

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

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

6. 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.


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



FOR NEWCOMERS TO ST MICHAEL'S CHURCH, IPOHWelcoming family

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.

Newcomers may be interested to know that we are the only church in Ipoh with a first-class relic of the Italian saint fondly 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


VATICAN INSTRUCTIONS ON BURIAL AND CONSERVATION OF ASHES

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.


PAST PARISH EVENTS

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


RELIGIOUS ARTICLES CENTRE

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

DAY OPENING HOURS
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

SMC RECYCLING PROJECT

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.


KEY INFORMATION

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