Parish Notices for 19th Feb 2017

  • 05:30 PM

Tommorrow/today, 18 of our children will receive Jesus for the first time in Holy Communion during the 9.30 a.m. Mass. Please note that there will be no 10.30 a.m. Mass and no Sunday School.

 

The Bombay Catholic Sabha is organising an interactive session on “Threats to Indian democracy & our response” with Dr Ram Puniyani, activist & author tomorrow/today at 10.30 am in the A.V. Hall. Parishioners are requested to attend in large numbers.

 

The Cluster Group presents the Movie of the Month ‘Faith like Potatoes’ a family movie based on an inspiring true story tomorrow/today at 6.30 p.m. in the A.V. Hall. All parishioners are invited.

 

On 5th March, 30 of our youth will receive the Sacrament of Confirmation. In this regard, there will be an intensive preparation week starting from Monday, 20th February after the evening Mass. Please note attendance is compulsory.

 

24th February is the last Friday of the month. There will be a half- hour adoration after the evening Mass.

 

The PPC will meet coming Saturday, 25th February after the evening Mass.

 

Bible Sunday will be celebrated next Sunday, 26th February.

 

Senior Citizens Association will have their meeting next Sunday, 26th February after the 5.30 p.m. Mass in the multi-purpose Hall.

 

Ash Wednesday falls on 1st March and heralds the beginning of the Lenten season. Holy Eucharist will be celebrated at 6.30 & 7.15 in the morning and 6.30 & 7.15 in the evening. The 7.15 evening Mass will be offered for the Box Intentions. It is a day of fast and abstinence.

The Lenten Missions in our parish commences on Sunday, 5th March in the evening Mass. The preachers will be the Redemptorists Fathers who will be personally visiting your homes starting from Sunday, 26th February. Your zonal representative will be in touch with you in this regard.

 

On the occasion of Catholic Press Month, the Daughters of St. Paul, are having a special discount sale at Pauline Book and Media Centre, opposite Indraprashtha, Borivali station from 13th February to 28th February.

 

The SCCs will meet as follows:-

Jayraj Nagar – Monday, 20th February at the residence of Alex Gonsalves.

Gorai 3 – Tuesday, 21st February at the residence of Philomena Rodrigues.

 

ALOYSIUS FURTADO – Parish Priest.