Spiritual Works of Mercy

  • Instruct the ignorant
  • Counsel the doubtful
  • Admonish the sinners
  • Comfort the sorrowful
  • Bear wrongs patiently
  • Forgive all injuries
  • Pray for the living and the dead

Corporal Works of Mercy

  • Feed the hungry
  • Give drink to the thirsty
  • Clothe the naked
  • Visit the imprisoned
  • Shelter the homeless
  • Visit the sick
  • Bury the dead

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Announcements for 29th, 30th and 31st July 2016

July 28, 2016

  1. The First Friday Parish Holy Hour will be held on 5th August at 3.45 pm in the Sacred Heart Church.
     
  2. All those interested in joining a pilgrimage to Europe from 10th to 26th October, consisting of 15 nights and 16 days including countries such as Portugal, Italy, Switzerland, France and the Shrine of Mother Mary at Lourdes and Fatima, are requested to kindly register at the Parish Office before 31st July.  For further details, please contact Fr. Peter.
     
  3. Couples celebrating their Wedding Anniversary in the months of July and August are invited to attend the 7pm Mass on Monday, 8th August in the Mother Church.
     
  4. The Next Baptism Preparation Course will be held on Wednesday, 10th August at 6.30pm in the St. Claire Audio Video Room. Please bring your bible with you, children are not allowed.
     
  5. The Deepening of the Catholic Faith Session will be held on Wednesday, 10th August at 7.45 pm in the Mother Church. All Parishioners are invited to attend this Session.
     
  6. On the occasion of the Feast of Our Lady of Velankkani, the Tamil Community will be launching a fund raising campaign on the theme “Let’s build our cathedral.” This campaign will include a lucky draw with 30 fabulous prizes up for grabs.  The price of each ticket is BD. 1 and the draw will be held on Saturday 10th Sept 2016. As tickets are available in the church compound, we request you all to support this cause and help build our Cathedral in the Kingdom of Bahrain.  Communities and groups are requested to contact Fr. Amar for tickets.
     
  7. The painting of the Church building will start shortly. Please keep away from the erected scaffolding. We regret the inconvenience caused.

    ANNOUNCEMENT FOR FRIDAY MORNING MASSES ONLY
     
  8. Stars meet – Summer Camp 2016 will conclude with Grand Finale today. We thank Rev. Fr. Peter Savaria and Fr. Sunder Wilson for animating the Summer Camp. We also thank all the resourceful individuals, volunteers, sponsors, benefactors, participants and the parents for their significant contribution towards the success of this year’s Summer Camp.


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

Announcements for 22nd, 23rd and 24th July 2016

July 21, 2016

  1. There will be a 3-Day Retreat led by visiting priest, Fr. Sundar Wilson, from Monday, 25th to Wednesday, 27th July in the Sacred Heart Church.  On Monday and Tuesday, the retreat will begin at 6:45pm. On Wednesday, the retreat will be held after the 7pm mass.  On Thursday, 28th July at 7pm there will be a special session by visiting Priest, Fr. Peter, with the theme ‘Get out of the boat and head for high places.’  We request all parishioners to attend this retreat. 
     
  2. All those interested in joining a pilgrimage to Europe from 10th to 26th October, consisting of 15 nights and 16 days including countries such as Portugal, Italy, Switzerland, France and the Shrine of Mother Mary at Lourdes and Fatima, are requested to kindly register at the Parish Office before 31st July.  For further details, please contact Fr. Peter.
     
  3. We are happy to inform you that 99 youth of our parish will be attending the World Youth Day at Poland along with their Spiritual Directors Fr. Peter and Fr. Wellington. Let us pray for them and wish them a sprit filled trip. The World Youth Day will be held at Poland from 25th July to 31st July 2016.

    Announcements for Friday 7.00 am and 9.00 am masses only
     
  4. Today Fr. Wilson will be conducting a session on child behavior and child psychology at Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium from 10.15 am to 1.00 pm. All are welcome.

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

Event Highlights

Scripture Readings

  • Daily Mass Reading - Friday of 17th week in ordinary time
    Posted on: 2016-07-29

  • Daily Mass Reading - Thursday of 17th week in ordinary time
    Posted on: 2016-07-28

  • Daily Mass Reading - Wednesday of 17th week in ordinary time
    Posted on: 2016-07-27

  • Daily Mass Reading - Tuesday of 17th week in ordinary time
    Posted on: 2016-07-26

  • Daily Mass Reading - Monday of 17th week in ordinary time
    Posted on: 2016-07-26

  • Daily Mass Reading - 17th Sunday in ordinary time
    Posted on: 2016-07-24

  • Daily Mass Reading - Saturday of 16th week in ordinary time
    Posted on: 2016-07-24

  • Daily Mass Reading - Thursday of 16th week in ordinary time
    Posted on: 2016-07-22

  • Daily Mass Reading - Friday of 16th week in ordinary time
    Posted on: 2016-07-22

  • Daily Mass Reading - 16th Wednesday in ordinary time
    Posted on: 2016-07-20

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