Church of the Sacred Heart

It was said that only after a novena to the Sacred Heart was made that the site of an old abandoned soya sauce factory, located behind Fort Canning Hill, was made available for the church.

Church of St Bernadette

In the 1950s, Father Stephen Lee envisaged the need for a new church to serve the spiritual needs of the growing Catholic population in River Valley, Tiong Bahru, Alexandra and Orchard areas. Archbishop Olçomendy decided to establish a new parish at Zion Road in 1958. This Church was dedicated to St Bernadette as that year was the centennial celebration of …

Church of Our Lady of Lourdes

The Church of Our Lady of Lourdes was built in 1888 along Ophir Road, Singapore, to commemorate the apparition of the Virgin Mary to St Bernadette in Lourdes, France. It was modelled after the Basilica at Lourdes and therefore has distinctive Gothic architectural features like pointed arches, buttresses and spires.