ANNOUNCEMENTS for 30th, 31st January and 1st February 2015

January 29, 2015

  1. The Family Day 2015 with the theme ‘The Family… a Cradle for Consecrated Life’ will be held in the Church compound on Friday, 6th February from 8.00 am to 7.00 pm with Games, Food Stalls and variety of entertainment.

    There will be Cultural Programs by different Parish Communities and various Contests like ‘Mommy and me’ for Mothers with child up to 3 years, ‘Fancy Dress’ for age group 3-6 years, ‘You Got Talent’ for age groups 6-11 years and 11-16 years. Interested participants are requested to fill the Forms and submit them latest by 1st February 2015. We regret that last minute entries will not be entertained. Entry Forms are available at the Jesus Youth Help Desk and with other Parish Community leaders. We encourage your participation at the Family Day.

    Parishioners, we need your wholehearted support towards this Family Day event by bringing in advertisements, gifts and food items. Kindly contact the Family Day Core Group members, whose names and contact numbers are displayed on the notice boards, for any assistance.

    Due to the Family Day celebrations on Friday, 6th February, there will be only 3 Obligation masses in English at 7.00 am, 9.00 am and 5.00 pm and will be held in Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium. The Entrance and exit to the Auditorium will be from the Al Zubarah Avenue. There will be no Catechism classes, no Children’s mass at 9.15 am, no Youth mass at 10.30 am, no Arabic mass at 11.30 am, no Filipino mass and no Malayalam mass at 7.00 pm on that day. The Blessed Sacrament Chapel will remain closed during the event.
     
  2. Couples who celebrate their Wedding Anniversary in the months of January and February, are requested to attend the 7.00 pm mass on Monday, 16th February in the Mother Church. Celebrants to register their names in the parish office.
     
  3. Due to the Family Day on Friday, 6th February, the Parish Holy Hour has been postponed to Friday, 13th February at 3.45 pm in the Sacred Heart Church.
     
  4. Dear Parishioners, The Holy Land pilgrimage is arranged from 7th March to 14th March 2015 by our Sacred Heart parish. Those interested, kindly collect the Forms from the parish office and submit the completed Forms before 8th February with the non-refundable deposit. Only 50 seats are available on a ‘First come first serve basis’. For any further information, please contact the parish office or Fr. Gaspar.


    ANNOUNCEMENT FOR FRIDAY ONLY
     
  5. After 2 years of interruption, the French speaking community would like to start   its activities again. There will be a meeting on Saturday, 31st January at 10.00 am in the Audio Video room followed by mass in the Mother Church. If you know some French-speaking parishioners please inform them.

    P. T. O.


    ANNOUNCEMENTS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY ONLY
     
  6. The third Asia-Oceania CCR Conference –ISAO will be held in our parish from 23rd September to 25th September 2015. The Launching Ceremony of this conference in our parish will be held on Saturday, 31st January soon after the 6.30 pm mass by our Lordship Bishop Camillo at the outdoor stage.

    After the Launching, there will be intercessory prayers at the Sacred Heart Church from 8.00 pm to 9.00 pm to pray for the success of this Conference and the Family Day 2015. Parishioners, we invite you to participate in the launching ceremony and the intercessory prayers.

    Fr. Freddy D’ Souza, OFM Cap.
    Parish Priest

ANNOUNCEMENTS for 23rd, 24th and 25th January 2015

January 22, 2015

  1. The Ecumenical Prayer Service for Christian unity will be held on Saturday, 24th January at 7.30 pm in the Sacred Heart Church. We have invited all the recognized Christian churches of Bahrain for this Ecumenical Prayer Service. All parishioners are urged to participate in it, as a sign of unity and as one Parish Family. That day the regular Konkani Obligation Mass at 6.30 pm will be held at St. Padre Pio Hall. Please note that on this day, there should be no other parish activities from 7.30 pm onwards. Thank you for your co-operation.
     
  2. The priests’ annual meeting will be held in Bahrain from Monday, 26th to Thursday 29th January. Kindly keep our priests in your prayers.
     
  3. The third Asia-Oceania CCR Conference –ISAO will be held in our parish from 23rd September to 25th September 2015. The Launching Ceremony of this conference in our parish will be held on Saturday, 31st January soon after the 6.30 pm mass by our Lordship Bishop Camillo at the outdoor stage.

    After the Launching, there will be intercessory prayers at the Sacred Heart Church from 8.00 pm to 9.00 pm to pray for the success of this Conference and the Family Day 2015. Parishioners, we invite you to participate in the launching ceremony and the intercessory prayers.
     
  4. After 2 years of interruption, the French speaking community would like to start  its activities again. There will be a meeting on Saturday, 31st January at 10.00 am in the Audio Video room followed by mass in the Mother Church. If you know some French-speaking parishioners please inform them.
  5. The Family Day 2015 with the theme ‘The Family… a Cradle for Consecrated Life’ will be held in the Church compound on Friday, 6th February from 8.00 am to 7.00 pm with Games, Food Stalls and variety of entertainment.

    There will be Cultural Programs by different Parish Communities and various Contests like ‘Mommy and me’ for Mothers with child up to 3 years, ‘Fancy Dress’ for age group 3-6 years, ‘You Got Talent’ for age groups 3-6 years and 11-16 years. Interested participants are requested to fill the Forms and submit them latest by 1st February 2015. We regret that last minute entries will not be entertained. Entry Forms are available at the Jesus Youth Help Desk and with other Parish Community leaders. We encourage your participation at the Family Day.

    Parishioners, we need your wholehearted support towards this Family Day event by bringing in advertisements, gifts and food items. Kindly contact the Family Day Core Group members, whose names and contact numbers are displayed on the notice boards, for any assistance.

    Due to the Family Day celebrations on Friday, 6th February, there will be only 3 Obligation masses in English at 7.00 am, 9.00 am and 5.00 pm and will be held in Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium. The Entrance and exit to the Auditorium will be from the Al Zubarah Avenue. There will be no Catechism classes, no Children’s mass at 9.15 am, no Youth mass at 10.30 am, no Arabic mass at 11.30 am, no Filipino mass and no Malayalam mass at 7.00 pm on that day. The Blessed Sacrament Chapel will remain closed during the event.

    P.T.O.
     

  6. Due to the Family Day on Friday, 6th February, the Parish Holy Hour has been postponed to Friday, 13th February at 3.45 pm in the Sacred Heart Church.

  7. Dear Parishioners, The Holy Land pilgrimage is arranged from 7th March to 14th March 2015 by our Sacred Heart parish. Those interested, kindly collect the Forms from the parish office and submit the completed Forms before 8th February with the non-refundable deposit. Only 50 seats are available on a ‘First come first serve basis’. For any further information, please contact the parish office or Fr. Gaspar.


    SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT

  8. From February onwards, there will be Choir singing for every Obligation mass on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. All those interested in joining any of these Choirs, are kindly requested to register their names in the parish office.


    ANNOUNCEMENTS FRIDAY MORNING MASSES ONLY

  9. A meeting will be held today, in St. Padre Pio Hall at 10.15 am, for parents of Catechism children who will be receiving their First Holy Communion this year.

  10. The Feast of Santo Nino will be celebrated today by the Filipino Community at the 11.30 am mass in the Sacred Heart Church. Today the regular 10.30 am Youth mass will be shifted to Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium.


    Fr. Freddy D’ Souza, OFM Cap.
    Parish Priest

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