Study Series on the Joy of the Gospel

Pope Francis’ encyclical on Evangelisation in the Church

The study series will be held once a month from July to November 2019. In each lecture, one chapter of the document will be examined closely. Our hope is that you will learn to study the document instead of just having someone else explain it to you.

API TheJoyoftheGospelDates: 18 July, 22 Aug, 26 Sept, Oct 24 Oct, and 21 Nov.
Time: 7.00pm-10.00pm.
Venue: Archdiocesan Pastoral Institute, KL.

Presenter: Dr. Steven Selvaraju

Participation is by a donation of RM40.00 for the 5 lectures. The payment can be made on the day of the first lecture. We encourage you to attend all 5 lectures to fully appreciate the document. For those who choose to attend only certain lectures, participation is by a donation of RM10.00 per lecture. A light dinner will be served before the lecture.

Copies of “Joy of the Gospel” will be made available for sale at the venue on the day of the lecture at RM5.00 per copy.

Dr. Steven Selvaraju holds a Licentiate and Doctorate in Theology with Specialisation in the field of Catechetics and Youth Ministry. He obtained his academic qualifications from the Pontifical Salesian University in Rome. He is presently serving as the Director of the Archdiocesan Pastoral Institute (API, and the Director of the Archdiocesan Catechetical Centre.

Online registration by clicking here (before 15th July). Live webinar is made available at:
Previous recorded sessions are also made available via