St. Nikolas Church

Pattaya celebrates a warm, merry Christmas

Thursday, 03 January 2013 11:29
Christmas may not be a legal holiday in Thailand, but thousands of tourists and residents still get into full spirit for the Dec. 25 occasion, despite unseasonably warm temperatures that made it hard to imagine the North Pole.

Pattaya celebrates Easter

Tuesday, 17 April 2012 16:20
Protestants and Catholics mixed tradition with egg hunts as Pattaya’s Christian community celebrated Easter.

Pattaya awaits new Catholic Church

Thursday, 17 November 2011 15:36
Pattaya’s newest Roman Catholic Church opens this weekend. The Church of the Assumption Pattaya, on Soi Siam Country Club, about 10 kilometers from Sukhumvit Road, will open with a blessing Nov. 19. Rev. Francis Xavier Kritsada Sukkaphat, a junior clergyman at St. Nikolas Church, will take...

Pattaya awaits new Catholic Church

Thursday, 20 October 2011 10:31
Pattaya will soon be home to another Roman Catholic Church. The Church of the Assumption Pattaya, on Soi Siam Country Club, about 10 kilometers from Sukhumvit Road, will open with a blessing Nov. 19. Rev. Francis Xavier Kritsada Sukkaphat, a junior clergyman at St. Nikolas Church,...
More than 1,000 people marked 100 days since the death of former Father Ray Foundation President Father Lawrence Patin at a mass celebrated at Pattaya’s St. Nikolas Church.

Pattaya’s Christians celebrate Easter

Wednesday, 11 May 2011 18:01
Pattaya’s Christian community celebrated Easter with Roman Catholic tradition and colored eggs. St. Nikolas Church began the holiday with the carrying of the cross through the 14 stations of Jesus’ crucifixion on Good Friday as worshippers prayed and sang.
The bright Christmas star lingered over the Mabprachan reservoir on Boxing Day, casting its brilliant rays over the humble household of the Dibbayawan family. This was a sign informing family and friends that another celebration was taking place to commemorate the season of joy and...