Church Announcements


ANNOUNCEMENTS for 27th, 28th and 29th March 2015

March 26, 2015

The Holy Thursday Service on 2nd April will be held at 6.00pm at the Sacred Heart School grounds, Isa Town. On this day, there will be no services in Manama except the Arabic at 6.00 pm, Tamil at 6.30 pm and Malayalam at 7.30 pm. For further details, please refer to the parish notice board.   Good Friday is a day of Fast and Abstinence. The service on 3rd April will be held at 5.00 pm at the Sacred Heart School grounds, Isa Town. It will commence with the Way of the Cross.   On Saturday, 4th April, the Easter Vigil Service will commence at 6.30 pm at the Sacred Heart Schoo

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Holy Week & Easter Services 2015 (Manama & Isa Town)

March 21, 2015

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ANNOUNCEMENTS for 20th, 21st and 22nd March 2015

March 19, 2015

The Malayalam Lenten Mission will be held from Monday, 23rd March to Wednesday, 25th March from 7.00 pm onwards in the Sacred Heart Church conducted by Rev. Fr. Paul Koolipurackal. The Konkani Lenten Mission will be from Monday, 23rd March to Thursday, 26th March from 7.00 pm onwards at Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium led by Fr. George Olivera. Adults who wish to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation are requested to register their names in the parish office. In this regard, there will be a Preparatory Course on Friday, 27th March from 7.30 am to 4.00 pm at the St. Claire

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ANNOUNCEMENTS for 13th, 14th and 15th March 2015

March 12, 2015

The Parish Lenten Missions will be held as follows: Mission in English: From Monday, 16th to Thursday, 19th March after the evening masses in the Sacred Heart Church, conducted by Rev. Fr. George Olivera Mission in Malayalam: From Monday, 23rd March to Wednesday, 25th March from 7.00 pm onwards in the Sacred Heart Church conducted by Rev. Fr. Paul Koolipurackal Mission in Konkani: From Monday, 23rd March to Thursday, 26th March from 7.00 pm onwards in Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium led by Fr. George Olivera.   The Next Marriage Preparation Course will be held on Frida

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ANNOUNCEMENTS for 6th, 7th and 8th March 2015

March 05, 2015

The Parish Lenten Missions will be held as follows: Mission in Tamil:  From Monday, 9th March to Friday, 13th March at 7.00pm in the Mother Church conducted by Rev. Fr. Timothy Mission in English: From Monday, 16th to Thursday, 19th March after the evening masses in the Sacred Heart Church, conducted by Rev. Fr. George Olivera Mission in Sinhala will be held on Friday, 13th March and Friday, 20th March conducted by Rev. Fr. Gamini Silva. Mission in Malayalam: From Monday, 23rd March to Wednesday, 25th March from 7.00 pm onwards in the Sacred Heart Church conducted b

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ANNOUNCEMENTS for 27th, 28th February and 1st March 2015

February 26, 2015

Women’s World Day of prayer will be held at St. Christopher’s Cathedral on Friday, 6th March at 3.00 pm followed by fellowship. All are welcome.   Next Friday being the First Friday of the month, the Stations of the Cross will be held at 3.15 pm and the Holy hour will be at 3.45 pm followed by mass at 5.00 pm.   All parishioners are requested to take one Lenten Alms Envelope per Family towards the Campaign against Hunger and Thirst and return it with your contributions before Palm Sunday.   Those who wish to serve our Parish as Eucharistic Ministers ar

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ANNOUNCEMENTS for 20th, 21st and 22nd February 2015

February 19, 2015

The Stations of the Cross will be conducted in the Sacred Heart Church on Wednesdays at 6.15 pm and on Fridays at 4.15 pm. On other days of the week, it will be conducted in the Church compound by various parish groups and communities. For Schedule, please refer to the parish notice board. Kindly   maintain silence while others are praying in the church compound. During Lent, all Wednesdays to be observed as days of Abstinence.   All parishioners are requested to take one Lenten Alms Envelope per Family towards the Campaign against Hunger and Thirst and return it wit

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ANNOUNCEMENTS for 13th, 14th and 15th February 2015

February 12, 2015

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.   To prepare Ash for Ash Wednesday, please bring the Last year’s palms and put it in the Box kept at the Sacred Heart Church and the Mother church.   Ash Wednesday, a day of fast and abstinence, is on 18th February. Ashes will be blessed during the morning masses and distributed at every mass during the day. The timing of the English masses

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ANNOUNCEMENTS for 6th, 7th and 8th February 2015

February 05, 2015

Due to the Family Day, the Parish Holy Hour has been postponed to Friday, 13th February at 3.45 pm in the Sacred Heart Church.   Thanksgiving mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, 10th February, at 7.00 pm in the Sacred Heart Church to thank the Lord for His abundant blessings on us and for the grand success of the Family Day 2015. We encourage all our Parishioners to participate in this service.   On Wednesday, 11th February is the World Day of Sick. The 7.00 pm mass will be celebrated with special blessings for all the sick.   The Next Baptism Preparation course w

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

January 29, 2015

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

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