The Salesian Provincial, Fr. Godfrey D’Souza will be on visitation of our parish tomorrow/today. He will be the main celebrant of the 9.15 a.m. Mass. Subsequently he will have meetings as follows:-
Catechists: 10.30 a.m.
Youth – 11.00 a.m.
PPC members – 11.30 a.m.
The OLCM will be conducting a training session for all Heads and Asst. Heads of our parish cells and associations tomorrow/today after the 5.30 p.m. Mass.
The English wing of the Bible cell will meet tomorrow/today after the evening Mass.
The PLT will meet on Monday, 14th August at 5.45 p.m.in the multi-purpose hall.
The Hindi Prayer Group is organizing a half-night vigil on Monday, 14th August from 7.30 p.m. to 11. p.m. in the Church. Fr. Solomon Rapol will be conducting the vigil.
On Tuesday, 15th August, we celebrate the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and also Independence Day. It is a day of obligation Masses will be as per the Sunday schedule –The timings are 7.00, 8.00, 9.15, 10.30 in the morning and in the evening at 5.30.
Vazira Zone will celebrate their Annual Thanksgiving Mass in honour Our Lady of Assumption on Tuesday, 15th August during the 5.30 p.m. Mass.
On Tuesday, 15th August, as the Eucharist will be celebrated at 5.30 p.m., the English Prayer Group will have their prayer meeting at 7 p.m. in the Church with a talk on ‘How to handle family conflicts’.
The Bombay Catholic Sabha invites applications from meritorious SSC and HSC students of our parish for awards for academic excellence for the year 2016-2017. Application forms are available at the parish office. Last date to submit the duly filled application is 14th August.
Next Sunday, 20th August is Justice Sunday.
The SCC Cluster Support Group presents the Movie of the Month ‘Have a little faith’ premiering on Sunday, 20th August at 6.30 p.m. in the A.V. Hall. All are invited to come and view this faith – based movie.
The Parish Family Cell is organizing ‘Voice Mania’ on Sunday, 3rd September. Forms are available at the parish office for all singers who wish to participate. Last date for registration is 27th August.
The Small Christian Communities will meet as follows:-
Gorai 1 – Monday, 14th August at the residence of Eric Fernandes
Yogi North – Monday, 14th August at the residence of Dennis Bennis.
Old MHB – Thursday, 17th August at the residence of Rose D’Souza.
Eksar – Thursday, 17th August at the residence of Andrew Lopes.
Fr. ALOYSIUS FURTADO – Parish Priest.