Parish Notices for 07th Oct 2018

  • 05:30 PM

The English wing of the Bible Cell will meet tomorrow/today after the evening Mass.


New MHB Zone will celebrate their Annual Thanksgiving Mass in honour of Our Lady of Rosary tomorrow/today at the 5.30 p.m. Mass followed by a get-together


Shanti Sagar Hindi Prayer group is organizing Divine Healing Service on Wednesday, 10th October after the evening Mass in the Church. The theme is God’s Provision for Healing animated by Fr. Allwyn. For further details please contact Mr. Samson D’Silva. (9819978511)


Youth make a difference will meet on 13th October from 7 p.m. onwards in the A.V. hall. There will be a special session on overcoming failures. All youth are welcome.


Pre-Baptism course will be held on 27th, 28th October, 3rd and 4th November. Parents who are expecting their first child are required to attend this course before the birth of their child.

The Bombay Catholic Sabha requests those parishioners who donated for the garden development opposite Don Bosco School to collect their donation receipt with tax benefit from the parish office.

The Bombay Catholic Sabha requests all parishioners to check if their name exists in the voting list. They can check this with the Election office staff, present at schools in their area. For example, for MHB area, there is  a staff sitting near our Don Bosco reception desk from Monday to Saturday from 11 am to 4pm last date being 31st October. We urge all our Catholic people including our youth who have turned 18 years to make their Voters ID Card to enable them to vast their vote in the 2019 elections. Families who have any deceased members should delete the names of the deceased from the voters list to prevent it being misused.

The Khandala Laity Retreat will be holding its Annual Retreat at St. Xavier’s Villa, Khandala from 15th to 18th November. Further details are on the notice board.

All Maharashtra Catholic Charismatic Marathi Convention 2018 organized with the blessing of His Eminence Cardinal Oswald Gracias and the director  Bishop Barthol Barretto will be held on 6th November, 7th November & 8th November from 7.30 am to 6 pm at Our Lady of Nazareth Church, Bhayander (West). All are invited. The Hindi prayer group of our parish will be sitting for registration every Wednesday before and after the Mass. For further details please contact Mr. Samson D’Silva.


The Small Christian Communities will meet as follows:-

Zone Date At the residence of :-
Chikoowadi B & C 4th October Shamila Cornello
Chikoowadi A 3rd October Angeline Fernandes
Gorai I  

9th October

Anthony Dias


Yogi North 8th October Joy Pasaana,


New M.H.B 9th October Joseph Karumalil.
Gorai II 11th October Clema Anton
L.T. Road 12th October Rina Mascarenhas
Old M.H.B. 18th October Prudence D’Souza.
Vazira 2nd October Sylvia D’Souza-


(For Sunday Masses only)

The following Marriage Banns are being published hereby:


  1. The Second Banns of Mr. William Viegas, bachelor son of Mr. John Viegas and Mrs. Gracy Viegas residing in Khanapur, Belgaum, Karnataka and Miss Ashwini Lewis, spinster daughter of Mr. Alfred Lewis and Mrs. Monica Lewis residing in Gorai 3, Borivali (West)


  1. The Second Banns of Mr. Quentin Menezes, bachelor son of Mr. Fernando Menezes and Mrs. Sebastiana Menezes residing in Vazira Naka, Borivali (W) and Miss Steffie Desilva, spinster daughter of Mr. Santo Milton Desilva and Mrs. Elva Serra D’Silva from Goa currently residing in Kolkata.


  1. The First Banns of Mr. Desmond Dantas, bachelor son of Mr. Norbert Dantas and Mrs. Rosy Dantas residing in Kandivli (East) and Miss Lianne Henry, spinster daughter of Mr. P.W. Henry and Mrs. Flory Henry residing at Vazira Naka, Borivli (West).


If any one finds any impediments as to why the couples mentioned above,

should not be married, you are bound to inform the Parish Priest as soon as possible.


Fr. Solomon Rapol – Parish Priest