Welcome to Church of The Holy Name of Mary Permatang Tinggi. Come join us to celebrate mass together. Our Location.

Mon: No Mass

Tue, Wed, Fri: Daily Mass 7pm

Thu: Daily Mass 8pm (St Mary Magdalena Chapel, Permatang Tinggi)

Saturday: Novena & English Mass 5.30pm


  • Mandarin Mass 8.30am
  • Tamil Mass 10.30am
  • Bahasa Malaysia Mass 4pm (only on the third Sunday of every month at St Joseph Chapel, Juru)

Eucharist Adoration at St Mary Magdalena Chapel, Permatang Tinggi

  • Tue - Sun: 8am - 6pm
  • Mon & Public Holiday: Closed

Prayer Request Mass Offering

How to live a Christian life

You must love your neighbour as yourself. - Matthew 22:39

Word of God

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Clergy & Religious

Priest and sisters who are currently serving in our parsish.


Sr Jessica

Little Sister of The Poor (LSP)

May 2023 – Present Parish Counselor

Sr Elizabeth

The Sisters of the Infant Jesus (IJS)

May 2021 – Present Parish Counselor

Rev Fr Louis Loi

Penang Diocesan

May 2021 – Present Parish Priest

Fr Augustine Wong

Penang Diocese

May 2011 – May 2021 Priest in Residence
Fr Augustine Wong, who has already retired in 2021, is currently living a retired spiritual life. Although he no longer manages the church, he still devotes time to write Reflections on Gospel for us to reflect on.


Get the updated mass schedule and activity updates here.

1st Sunday of Advent

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Spiritual Column

Fr Augustine Wong is helping us to understand our faith to Jesus.

Today, the first Sunday of Advent, we begin a new liturgical year. We will listen to St. Mark telling His story, “The good news about Jesus, the Messiah, the son of God.” (Mark 1:1).

In His prayer, the man asks of God to listen to Him, that is, to hear Him favorably.

“without cost you have received; without cost you are to give”

Encourage Each Other

We Press on Surrounded By The Saints

Ministry & Groups

A church is alive through it’s communities. Join a ministry to serve and grow together.

though there are so many of us, make up one body in Christ, and as different parts we are all joined to one another. - Romans 12:5


Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital, Penang Job Vacancies

The Matron carries executive authority and is responsible for managing the entire nursing division of hospital in accordance with the vision, mission, and core values of the hospital and keeping within policies, directives, and budgets that are approved by the Board of Directors.


“Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly father is perfect.” – Matthew 5:48

World Day of Prayer for Vocation

What is a vocation and how do I know if I have one? Come and see!

Lenten Campaign - Almsgiving to the Poor

Caritas HNM would like call on all generous donors to sponsor these particular supplementary items to ease the patients’ burdens and speed up their healing process.

Join Focolare Movement

The Focolare Movement, officially known as the Work of Mary, was approved by the Catholic Church in 1962. Its purpose is to work cooperatively to build a more united world, following the inspiration of Jesus’ prayer to the Father “May they all be one” (John 17:21), respecting and valuing diversity.

Caritas Malaysia Relief Fund Appeal 2023

Caritas Malaysia respond to humanitarian crises, promote integral human development and advocate on the causes of poverty and violence. We appeal to your good will to generously support our relief and community building efforts.

Faithful bear public witness to the Holy Eucharist

In conjunction with the Feast of Corpus Christi, the day the Church celebrates the real presence of Jesus in the Eucharist, parishioners of the Church of the Holy Name of Mary took part in a Eucharistic procession through the different areas of the parish.

Pope’s June prayer intention: ‘For families’

Pope Francis releases his prayer intention for June 2022, and urges Catholics to pray for all families during the month in which Rome hosts the 10th World Meeting of Families.

Pope’s May prayer intention: ‘For faith-filled young people’

Pope Francis releases his prayer intention for the month of May, and urges everyone to pray for young Catholics to be courageous in their response to God’s call.

Online Donation for Building a New Church

Our new church project will begin construction work very soon. As we are still short of funds, we will continue to find ways to raise them. Fr. Louis appeal to all parishioners to contribute and to be involved. 🙏

Lectio Evangelization - Unveiling Scripture & Tradition (Course)

Insightful biblical study with church teachings and practical advise to show how modern catholics can effectively impact their world for Jesus Christ. Explores topics such as the call of Jesus to evangelize, the power of the sacraments, the role of charisms for building up the body of christ, techniques from St Paul for reaching a secular culture, and more.

Herald E-Newspaper

Herald Malaysia provides news about catholic churches in Malaysia and analysis of christian issues in Asia and across the world.

Vacancy available at Shah Alam

Kilang Pembuatan Cat Kereta Seksyen 23 Shah Alam is hiring General worker. Interested individual may apply for it now.

Appeal for funds via “Sowing 1000 Mustard Seed” Campaign"

Our church is looking for 1000 partners to raise RM1000 each for the building of our new church to cater larger crowds.

Ask Fr Francis

Got questions about faith, religion, theology or anything related to the Catholic Church? Fr. Francis from Hong Kong will answer them here.

Listen to Fr Simon Lau’s Homily (Youtube)

A Catholic priest of Archdiocese of Kuala Lumpur sharing Catholic faith and spirituality, promoting spiritual growth for Christians and those who are drawn to Christ.

Most Common Problems I See in Confession

The sacrament of confession is a graced space. Unfortunately, many people do not utilize the time they have and need better catechesis. I react to a number of problems I see all the time in order to help make it a more fruitful experience. - Fr Casey

All Souls’ Day Mass

So is it all over for the Individual? Nothing but extinction, absolute silence, darkness? Will there be no more love, no more joy, no more laughter?

Come Holy Spirit I need you

The Church of the Holy Name of Mary, Permatang Tinggi, Bukit Mertajam, on the 30th October, 2021, she welcomes 5 students from the English Speaking Community, who received the Sacrament of Confirmation under strict observance of the SOPs.

Fr Augustine’s Spiritual Column

As a priest who has served the church for many years, he now enjoys a retirement life, but Father Augustine Wong still insists to preach the Gospel through his writing. We pray that everyone of us will be nourished by the Words of God and trust that we all can rely on Him.

Mass Registration

It’s a compulsory to pre-register yourself to attend for mass at church at the moment.

The Girl Who Believes in Miracles

A movie show recommended by Father Louis. 📺 😇 👍

Prayer Request

Prayers of petition serve to remind us that God expects us to care for one another and for all his creation. We can pray about the ordinary experiences of life— for people who are sick, for someone who needs a job, for help in our school work, for a safe trip. We pray for peace in our families and in our world. We can also express our sorrow and contrition to God in our prayer.

Reach out to the poor

The parish priest is requesting for parishioners who are able, to donate food items, or cash donations for this cause in order to assist our sisters and brothers who are in need of assistance during this extraordinary times.

Prayer to St. Michael the Archangel - Fight Anxiety & Fear with God’s words

Dear friends, fear is a common experience especially during this Pandemic. Let read these bible verses everyday and be encouraged to trust God at all times.

The Chosen Season 1, Episode 5 & 6

The Wedding Gift; Indescribable Compassion


Are any among you sick? They should call for the elders of the church and have them pray over them, anointing them with oil in the name of the Lord. - James 5:14

Church Hall Rental

Form of St. Mary Hall & Appliance Rental


All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other languages, as the Spirit gave them ability. - Acts 2:4

Fundraising for New Church

Why do we need a new church? The original church can no longer accommodate the increasing number of church members, and many church members can only participate outside the church on Sunday Mass.

Funeral Mass

Jesus told her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Anyone who believes in me will live, even after dying. Everyone who lives in me and believes in me will never ever die. - John 11:25-26

Holy Orders

And he said to them, “Follow me, and I will make you fish for people. - Matthew 4:19

Marriage Mass

So they are no longer two, but one flesh. Therefore what God has joined together, let no one separate. - Matthew 19:6

Mass Offering

The Church of Holy Name of Mary offers the option to have your intentions remembered daily, you can request a specific Mass or Masses for your personal intention, which will be offered individually by parish priest.


Therefore a man leaves his father and his mother and clings to his wife, and they become one flesh. - Genesis 2:24


All this is from God, who reconciled us to himself through Christ, and has given us the ministry of reconciliation - 2 Corinthians 5:18

Saint Francis of Assisi

Francis enjoyed a very rich easy life growing up because of his father’s wealth and the permissiveness of the times. From the beginning everyone – and I mean everyone – loved Francis. He was constantly happy, charming, and a born leader. If he was picky, people excused him. If he was ill, people took care of him. If he was so much of a dreamer he did poorly in school, no one minded. In many ways he was too easy to like for his own good. No one tried to control him or teach him.

The Chosen Season 1, Episode 3 & 4

Jesus Loves The Little Children; The Rock On Which It Is Built

The Chosen Season 1, Episode 1 & 2

I Have Called You By Name; Shabbat

Chinese New Year’s Eve Prayer

Dear parishioner, during this chinese new year eve, let us devote our family to God. Fr Louis has prepared a family prayer for us, let us use it to pray for our family’s intentions and may the Good Lord bless your family abundantly for this year to come.


Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptising them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, - Matthew 28:19


I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats of this bread will live forever; and the bread that I will give for the life of the world is my flesh. - John 6:51


Find a purpose for your life, join our formation program to understand Chritian faith.


You may find our church history and interesting stories here.

On May 1st, St. Joseph Feast Day, the parish held the Parish Family Day with the theme “How good, how delightful it is to live as brothers all together!” (Psalm133:1)

The parishioners of the Church of the Holy Name of Mary, Permatang Tinggi, were very pleased that this year the All Saints Paradise Cemetery is opened to the public, but with strict observance of the SOPs.

For today we come before You, to dedicate to Your Lasting service this house of prayer, this temple of worship, this home of which we are nourished by your word and sacraments.

The Holy Name of Mary Church existed more than 127 years. It was built by Fr. Michael Seet in over 3 years period with overwhelming support and cooperation from the parishioners.

Pastors of The Church of Holy Name of Mary Permatang Tinggi. Thanking the MEP Priests who journeyed with the community of Permatang Tinggi from 1893 until present day.

Contact us

Our parish office is ready to serve you anytime.

  • +6045887799
  • Jalan Besar, Permatang Tinggi, 14000 Bukit Mertajam, Pulau Pinang (Google Maps)
  • Tuesday - Friday 10AM to 5PM, Saturday - Sunday 10AM to 1PM, Closed on Monday
  • Emergency Cases (funeral service / anointing): Call, SMS or Whatsapp+60123480316