Parish Notices for 16th Dec 2018

  • 05:30 PM

(For Saturday evening Mass only)

The Parish Pastoral Council will have their meeting after this Mass.


Sunday school will have their Christmas party tommorrow/today after the 9.15 am Mass in the school hall.

There will be Hindi Mass tommorrow/today at 4 p.m. followed by the Hindi Bible Cell.

Our parish SCC Cluster Group presents the Movie of the Month titled ‘The Christmas Candle’ followed by a Christmas celebration tommorrow/today at 6.30 p.m. in the A.V. Hall.

There will be a Christmas Novena starting tommorrow/today at 6.45 p.m.

Our parish youth group DBYM will be going carol singing to all our zones tommorrow/today after the 5.30 p.m. Mass. The Youth animator will be in touch with the zonal representative for the same.

Christmas issue of Bosco Beams is out. Please make sure you get your copy.

A gentle reminder to all those who have not paid their Community welfare fund to please do so before this year comes to a close.

Monday, 17thDecember is the birthday of our Rector and Parish Priest, Fr. Solomon Rapol. We will have a con-celebrated Mass to pray for him at the 7pm Mass.

There will be Confessions on 18thand 19thof December from 6.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m.

Shanti Sagar Hindi Prayer Group is organizing a ‘Healing & Adoration Service’ Theme: Christmas Preparation, on Wednesday 19thDecember 2018 after the 7 p.m. mass in Don Bosco Church Borivali (w), animated by Fr. Solomon Rapol. Language: Hindi, English. For details call Samson- 9819978511.

We will have carol singing on 20thand 21stDecember after the 7pm Mass.

We would like to announce with immense joy, that Deacon Rudolph D’Souza from Chikoowadi and Deacon Sunil Pinto who was with us during the summer this year, will be ordained as priests on 22ndDecember at 6.30 p.m. in the Shrine of Don Bosco’s Madonna, Matunga. Our parish has organized a bus for those parishioners wishing to attend the priestly ordination. Kindly be present on the basketball grounds  at 3.15 p.m. sharp. You can register your name at the parish office.

Subscribers to ‘The Examiner’ Catholic newsweekly, are requested to check the parish notice board for revision in the prices of the publication.





The Small Christian Communities will meet as follows:-

Zone Date At the residence of :-
Babhai 18th Dec Nobel D’Souza –
Chikoowadi B &C    
Chikoowadi A 5th Dec Josephine Sequeira –
Gorai I 11th Dec Adlon Henriques-
Jairaj Nagar 13th Dec Santan D’Cunha-
Yogi North 10thDecember Charmaine Sequeira –
Yogi South 6th Dec Walter Pinto –
New M.H.B 11th Dec Martin Abraham  .
Gorai II 13th Dec Agnello D’Silva  –
Gorai III 20th Dec Daisy Fernandes-
L.T. Road 14th Dec Sandeep Correia-
Old M.H.B. 20th Dec Lata Kharat –
Eksar 13th Dec Leema Joseph

(For Sunday Masses only)

The following Marriage Banns are being published hereby:


  1. The Second Banns of Mr. Alan Aranha, bachelor son of Mr. Michael Aranha and Mrs. Jessie Aranha residing in Gorai 1 and Miss Joyline Rego, spinster daughter of Mr. Benedict Rego and Mrs. Jacintha Rego residing in Orlem, Malad (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.

  • Let us pray for Clive Sequeira and Sudha Rai who are getting married in our church.

Fr.  Solomon Rapol – Parish Priest