Parish Notices for 17th Mar 2019

  • 05:30 PM

We would like to thank the Dominican Fathers Fr. Amritraj, Fr. Sunil and Fr. Ashley for conducting the Lenten Mission in our parish. We also appreciate all the parishioners and others who made time to attend the Mission.

Our unit of the Bombay Catholic Sabha is organizing a free eye-screening programme tommorrow/today from 8am to 12 noon in the school hall.

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

The RCIA will have their Rite of Election tommorrow/today during the 5.30 p.m. Mass. Bishop John Rodrigues will be the main Celebrant.

The Way of the Cross for this week is as follows:-

Konkani Way of the Cross –Tuesdays before 7.00 p.m. Mass (6.30 p.m.)

Marathi:                                Wednesdays before the 7.00 p.m. Mass (6.30 p.m.)

Hindi  :                                  Thursdays before the 7.00 p.m. Mass (6.20 p.m.)

English:                                 Fridays after the 7.00 p.m. Mass (7.30 p.m.)

Schedule of the Way Of the Crossis put up on the parish notice board.

Shanti Sagar Hindi Prayer group is organizing adoration and healing service on Wednesday, 20thMarch after the 7 pm Mass. The theme is ‘Lenten Preparation’. The speaker is Fr. Anil Fernandes from Divine Call Centre, Mulki, Mangalore. Language is Hindi and Konkani. For further details contact Mr. Samson D’Silva 9819970511

We invite ARTICLES, REPORTS, PHOTOS, and ADVERTISEMENTS, for the next issue of BOSCO BEAMS that will be due at Easter. Please contact Fr. Wilfred as soon as possible.

The Parish Konkani Lenten Mission is on Saturday, 23rdMarch from 8.30 am to 5.30 pm & Sunday, 24thMarch from 6.30 pm to 9 pm in the Church conducted by Dominican Priests, Fr. Claude Corda and Deacon Sylvester Lobo. Registration charges are Rs. 100/- per head. Please give your names to Mrs. Fimber D’Souza or Mrs. Yvonne Menezes or the Parish Office.

Our Parish alongwith the HCG Hospital, I.C. Colony is organizing a Free Preventive Cancer screening camp on the 23rdand 24thMarch. The check-up is for all aged 40 years and above. Please give your names to the parish office.

Next Sunday, 24thMarch is the birthday of Fr. Aloysius. We will have a con-celebrated Mass to pray for him at 9.15 am


The Rector Major is visiting our Province of Mumbai from 23rdto 28thMarch. On 23rdMarch he will celebrate Mass at 6 pm in Don Bosco Shrine, Matunga with the youth, SDBs, FMAs and the Salesian family followed by a felicitation programme and dinner. Youth can give their names to Brother Savio D’Mello or Mr. Martin D’Souza

‘Discern Your Call in Life’ camp is at Lonavala from 2ndMay to 12thMay for boys of Stds 7thto 12thand above. Forms can be collected from Fr. Solomon or from the parish office.

The Small Christian Communities will meet as follows:-

Zone Date At the residence of :-
Chikoowadi A 20thMarch Melvin D’Souza –
Chikoowadi B & C 7thMarch Anil Pinto-
Gorai I 19th March Paul Swamy-
Jairaj Nagar 18thMarch Rosanna D’Costa
Yogi North 11thMarch James D’Silva –
Yogi South
New M.H.B 19thMarch Stephen Soman  –
Gorai II 14thMarch Alexander Lobo-
Gorai III
L.T. Road 8thMarch Patrick D’Souza-
Old M.H.B. 21stMarch  Janet Noronha –
Vazira 5thMarch William Fernandes –
Eksar 21stMarch Tony Thomas –

Fr. Solomon Rapol –Parish Priest