The Parish Lenten mission in English will be held from Monday, 27th to Thursday, 30th March after the evening mass at the Sacred Heart Church. For details of the Parish Lenten Mission in other languages, please refer to the banner put up on the stage in the church compound.
The penitential rite in English will be held on Thursday, 30th March along with the Parish Mission.
Br. Robert Mendoza will be ordained Deacon by our Bishop Camillo Ballin on Tuesday, 28th March at the 6.00 pm mass. All are welcome for the service.
Those who are willing to donate old text books from 1st to 10th Standard, please handover the same to the parish office.
The Kids for Kingdom Retreat for children of 7 to 20 years of age will be held for four days from 26th to 29th June. All parishioners are requested to make full use of this great opportunity for the spiritual growth of their children. Those who are going for holidays can schedule their vacation accordingly. The registration details will be announced later.
The schedule for the holy week services and Easter are displayed on the church notice boards.
Kindly make your confessions in preparation for holy week while the priests are present in the confessionals.
Kindly drop your Lenten alms Envelopes with your contributions in the boxes labeled “Lenten Alms” which are kept at the entrance of the Sacred Heart church and the Mother Church.
A Musical stage production entitled THAT CROSS MADE THE DIFFERENCE will be staged on 4th May, in Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium at 7.30pm, with nearly 100 talented artists from our Parish performing, along with sound and lights. The purpose of this production is to draw people to God and to support the cause ofthe needy families in Bahrain. The tickets are now on sale. Please patronize the event, the proceeds of which will go towards the needy. Kindly note that there will only be one show.
There will be a pilgrimage to the Holy Land from 10th to 16th July. Those interested in joining are requested to collect the form from the parish office and submit it before 28th May.
On the occasion of the 100th Anniversary of Fatima this year, we will be organizing a pilgrimage to Europe from 6th to 23rdAugustand will be visiting Italy, Vatican, Spain, Portugal, Bosnia and Switzerland. Those interested, please collect the form from the parish office. The last date to submit the forms is 30th May. For further information regarding both pilgrimages, kindly contact Fr. Gaspar.
The Filipino Catholic Community would like to invite you all to a one night concert of inspirational and love songs entitled the Voice of the Nightingale with Lani Misalucha. The concert will take place at Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium on Thursday, 30th March at 7.30pm. Tickets priced are BD.5, BD.10 and BD. 15. Tickets are available in the church compound and with Fr. Peter’s office.
Fr. FREDDY D’SOUZA, OFM Cap.