Parish Notices for 26th Nov 2017

  • 05:30 PM

(For Saturday evening Mass only)

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

 

Fr. Flovi D’Souza, our school and college Principal celebrates his birthday on Saturday, 2nd December at the 7 p.m. Mass.

 

Tomorrow/Today is the Solemnity of Christ the Universal King. There will be 1 Mass in the Church on Sunday morning at 7 a.m. In the evening, we shall have Masses at 3 centres. Please note the timings

Shanti Daan at 3.30 p.m – for those living in Gorai 1, 2, and 3 Zones

Our Lady of Velankanni school at 3.45 p.m. – for those living in Old & New MHB, Jayraj & Yogi Nagar zones

St. Anne’s school at 4.00 p.m. for those living in Babhai, L.T. Road and Vazira zones.

 

After the Mass, we shall walk in a solemn procession to the Church, where we will have the Benediction and Blessing. There will be no Sunday school this Sunday. Children will have to attend their respective zonal Mass and participate in the procession.

 

Jayraj Nagar Zone will celebrate their Annual Thanksgiving Mass next Sunday, 3rd December at the 10.30 a.m. Mass followed by a get-together in the multi-purpose Hall.

Gorai 1 Zone will celebrate their Annual Thanksgiving Mass in honour of Guardian Angel next Sunday, 3rd December at the 5.30 p.m. Mass followed by a get-together in the multi-purpose Hall.

Lectors will have a workshop on Sunday, 3rd December at 6.30 p.m. in the A.V. Hall conducted by Fr. Wilfred D’Souza. Attendance is compulsory.

Those who had donated to the Mission Fete by cheque are requested to kindly pick up their receipts from the parish office.

As announced earlier, parishioners are encouraged to participate in the ACTS project, an endeavour to help the less fortunate, You can still drop off your donation bags at the parish office before Monday, 27th November.

 

The Centre for Social Action of the Archdiocese of Bombay is starting the Advent Campaign against Hunger and Disease. This year, they are focusing on Enhancing Livelihoods for vulnerable people. Donors can get 80G tax exemption. Envelopes will be provided through your zonal representative.

 

The Small Christian Communities will meet as follows:-

Chikoowadi – 7th December at the residence of Simpson Almeida.

 

 

Please check the notice board for details of the following:-

 

  • A programme for all eligible singles of marriageable age called ‘LILAC’ on Sunday, 3rd December from 10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. conducted by our parish family cell.
  • Admissions for Junior K.G. at our school Don Bosco Savio Kindergarten for the academic year 2018-2019 will be on the school website ‘donboscoborivli.org’ from 1st December to 16th January.
  • YOUTHSAV 2017, an evening that brings together youth from all over the Archdiocese of Bombay on 3rd December from 3.30 p.m. onwards at St. John the Evangelist Church, Marol organized by the Diocesan Youth Centre.
  • A day of Recollection during Advent specially for women on 17th December conducted by the Nirmala Niketan Sisters at Charni Road (East).

 

 

Fr. ALOYSIUS FURTADO – Parish Priest.