The Genesis – Part 2

History of the Custody of St Anthony (I)

Join Friar John Wong OFM as he recounts the hand of God in establishing the Franciscan presence in Singapore in the 1950’s right up to the official establishment of the Custody in 1991. Through thick and thin, the Lord continues to bless us with courage, zeal and joy amidst all kinds of challenges.

Don’t miss the third part of The Genesis series! Continue your journey with us : The Genesis | Part 3 – History of The Custody of St Anthony (II)

Here is the link to the first part of The Genesis series if you have missed it : The Genesis | Part 1 – History of The Franciscan Friars in Singapore

The Genesis – Part 1

Early Beginnings of the Custody of St Anthony

Friar John Paul Tan, OFM examines how our Custody grew rapidly in the 1950’s, and how our simple brotherhood spread throughout Malaysia and Singapore.

The history of our Custody is very rich and spans over more than 50 years. It all began with Blessed Gabriele Allegra, OFM, who was best known for his important work of translating the Bible into Chinese.

Don’t miss the second part of The Genesis series! Continue your journey with us : The Genesis | Part 2 – History of The Custody of St Anthony (I)