Tommorrow/Today, 18 of our candidates will receive the sacrament of Confirmation at the 10.30 am Mass at the hands of His Lordship Bishop Percival Fernandez. Please keep them in your prayers.
Tommorrow/Today is celebrated as Bible Sunday.
The English and Hindi wings of the Bible Cell will meet tommorrow/today after the evening Mass.
6thMarch is Ash Wednesday. It is a day of Fast and Abstinence. Please note the Mass timings:-
- Morning: 6.30 am and 7.15 am
- Evening 6.30 pm and 7.15 pm. The Novena to Our Lady of Perpetual Succour will be recited after the 6.30 Mass. The last Mass will be offered for the Box Intentions.
8thMarch is observed as International Women’s Day.
Our Sunday School will be celebrating their Catechetical Day on Sunday, 10thMarch from 11 am to 1.30 noon in the school hall. All parishioners are welcome to attend this event.
The Way of the Cross during this season of Lent will be as follows:-
- English Way of the Cross will on Fridays after the 7 pm Mass
- Konkani Way of the Cross –on Tuesdays before 7 pm Mass (6.30p.m)
- Marathi Way of the Cross-On Wednesdays after 7 pm Mass (7.30p.m)
- Hindi Way of the Cross- On Thursday after 7 pm Mass (7.30p.m.)
English Lenten Mission commences from 10thMarch in the Church from 6.30 pm conducted by the Dominican Priests. You can collect the leaflet from the reception or the religious book stall. The Dominican Priests will visit your homes before the Lenten Mission. Please co-ordinate and co-operate with your zonal leader. During the Lenten Missions from 10thMarch to 16thMarch, there will be no Way of the Cross. Requesting parish cells and associations not to have programmes simultaneously, so everyone can have the opportunity to attend the Missions.
We congratulate the Bombay Catholic Sabha Team of our Bosco unit for winning the 1stplace and receiving the Star Award in the Borivli Deanery at the Sabha Day on 23rdFebruary. This is the 9thtime in a row that they have bagged the award. We appreciate their good work done and hoping they keep it up.
The Small Christian Communities will meet as follows:-
|Zone||Date||At the residence of :-|
|Chikoowadi B & C||7thMarch||Anil Pinto|
|Jairaj Nagar||18thMarch||Rosanna D’Costa|
|Gorai II||14thMarch||Alexander Lobo|
|L.T. Road||8thMarch||Patrick D’Souza|
Fr. Aloysius Furtado – for the Parish Priest