Church Announcements


ANNOUNCEMENTS -16th, 17th and 18th February 2018

February 15, 2018

Our Holy Father has called for a special Day of Prayer and Fasting on 23rd February for war-torn nations, and in particular the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan.We are requested to take this invitation seriously as millions of brothers and sisters are suffering due to conflicts. With this in mind, there will be a Silent Adoration on Friday, 23rd February from 3.45 pm to 4.15pm, followed by the Parish Way of the Cross at the Sacred Heart Church. Your time spent with Jesus in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament can become the most profound healing experience which could repair

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ANNOUNCEMENTS - 9th, 10th and 11th February 2018

February 10, 2018

We welcome Rev. Fr. Darel Fernandes, who has been appointed by Bishop Camillo as the new Assistant Priest and the Spiritual Director of the Konkani community. We wish him a fruitful Ministry in our Parish. Ash Wednesday, a day of fast and abstinence, is on 14th February. Ashes will be blessed during the morning masses and distributed at every mass on this day. The timings of the masses on Ash Wednesday are as follows: The Masses in English in the morning will be at 5.30 am, 6.15 am, 7.00 am and 9.00 am.  The evening masses will be at 5.30 pm and 7.00 pm.  All these masses w

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Feast of our Lady of Lourdes Praesidium - World Day of the Sick

February 05, 2018

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ANNOUNCEMENTS - 2nd, 3rd and 4th February 2018

February 01, 2018

 On February 7th Wednesday at 6.30 pm, there will be Pre Baptism Seminar in the St. Claire Audio Video Room. Please bring your bible with you. Children are not allowed. The Family Day 2018 with the theme IN GIVING WE RECEIVE’ with lots of Games, Food Stalls, competitions’ and a variety of entertainment programmers, will be held in the church compound on Friday, 9th February from 8.00am to 8.00pm. For more details and entry forms you may contact the Parish office. Parishioners, we appeal for your generosity in bringing in advertisements and supporters for this event. Gif

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ANNOUNCEMENTS - 26th, 27th and 28th January 2018

January 25, 2018

 On Tuesday 30th January, is the Ordination day of our Parish Priest Fr. Xavier D’Souza. A thanksgiving mass will be offered at 6.00 pm on that day. Let us participate and pray for his intentions February 7th Wednesday at 6.30 pm, there will be Pre Baptism Seminar in the St. Claire Audio Video Room. Please bring your bible with you. Children are not allowed. The Family Day 2018 with the theme IN GIVING WE RECEIVE’ with lots of Games, Food Stalls, competitions’ and a variety of entertainment programmes, will be held in the church compound on Friday, 9th February fr

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ANNOUNCEMENTS - 19th, 20th and 20st January 2018

January 18, 2018

The Priests’ Annual Meeting will be held in Bahrain from Monday, 22nd to Thursday, 25th January. Kindly keep them in your prayers. January 26th Friday, is the Feast of Santo Niño which will be celebrated by the Filipino Community at the 11.30am mass, in the Sacred Heart Church. Please bring your Santo Niño statues for blessing during this service. We invite all the Filipino members of our Parish to attend this mass. That day the regular 10.30am Obligation Mass will take place at Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium. The nine nights Novena in English has already commenced on

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ANNOUNCEMENTS - 12th, 13th and 14th January 2018

January 11, 2018

There will be a Wedding Anniversary mass for the December and January celebrants on Monday, 15th January at 7.00 pm in the Mother Church. All celebrants are invited to attend this mass.  January 19th Friday, is the Ordination Day of Fr. Amar A thanksgiving mass will be offered at 5.00 pm on that day.  Let us participate and pray for his intentions. January 19th Friday, there will be a Marriage Preparation Course in the St. Dominic Savio Hall from 7.30 am to 5.00 pm. Those who would like to attend this course, please register your name at the Parish Office and submit the Baptis

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ANNOUNCEMENTS - 5th, 6th and 7th January 2018

January 04, 2018

January 9th Tuesday there will be The Deepening of the Catholic Faith Session with the theme “Universal Call to Holiness” at 7.30 pm at Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium. All Parishioners are invited to attend this Session. December 10th Wednesday at 6.30 pm, there will be Pre Baptism Seminar in the St. Claire Audio Video Room. Please bring your bible with you. Children are not allowed. The Christmas and New Year Dinner Dance will be held on Thursday, 11th January at Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium from 8.00 pm to 12.00 midnight. The price is BD 5/- per person, inclusive of dinner

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ANNOUNCEMENTS - 29th, 30th and 31st December 2017

December 28, 2017

The schedule of masses for new years day is displayed on the banner in the church compound. December 31st Sunday is the last day of the year 2017. There will be a Thanksgiving Holy Hour at 7.00 pm in the Sacred Heart Church followed by a solemn Mass welcoming the New Year 2018. All Parishioners are requested to participate in these services. The First Friday Parish Holy Hour will be held on 5th January at 3.45 pm in the Sacred Heart Church. The Christmas and New Year Dinner Dance will be held on Thursday, 11th January at Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium from 8.00 pm to 12.00 midnight. Th

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ANNOUNCEMENTS - 22nd, 23rd AND 24th DECEMBER2017

December 22, 2017

December 24th Sunday, the Christmas Night vigil solemn Service will begin at 7.15 pm at the Sacred Heart School grounds, Isa Town with a Christmas play followed by carol singing. The vigil mass will begin at 8.15 pm. Parishioners, when you come for the services at Isa Town and Manama, please park your cars properly to avoid blocking of traffic. Please be informed that, The Christmas and New Year Mass schedule is displayed on the notice boards and on the banner in the church compound. We have made arrangements for buses to take parishioners for the vigil service from Manama to Sacred H

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