The Holy Thursday Service will be held on 13th April at 7.00pm at the Sacred Heart School ground, Isa Town.
The Good Friday service will be held on 14th April at 5.00 pm at the Sacred Heart School ground, Isa Town. It will commence with the Way of the Cross. After the service, the first day novena to the Divine Mercy will be prayed. For details of the novena on other days please refer to the church notice board.
Good Friday is a day of Fast and Abstinence
The Easter Vigil service will be held on Saturday 15th April, at 7.00 pm at the Sacred Heart School ground, Isa Town.
The Holy Week and Easter Services schedule is displayed on the parish notice board and the church website.
Lenten Alms Envelopes with your contributions should be put in the boxes labeled “Lenten Alms” which is placed at the entrance of the Sacred Heart Church and the Mother Church.
For those without transport to Isa Town, arrangements have been made for buses. Please assemble at the Bus stop near the Art and Craft Centre, Al Zubara Avenue.
On Holy Thursday, Buses will leave at 6.00 pm, 6.15 pm and 6.30 pm.
On Good Friday, Buses will leave at 3.45 pm, 4.00 pm and 4.30 pm.
On Holy Saturday, Buses will leave at 6.00 pm, 6.15 pm and 6.30 pm.
Those who have space available in their cars are requested to kindly pass by the steel gate of the church, to give people lifts on their way to Isa Town for the services.
We will require a lot of white flowers to decorate the Altar of Repose on Holy Thursday and for the feast mass on Easter Sunday. Donors may bring them on the previous day to the Sacristy.
Kindly make your confessions in preparation for Holy Week, while the priests are available in the confessionals. Priests will be available in the confessionals after the evening masses on coming Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Please note that, there will be no confessions from Maundy Thursday to Easter Sunday.
Parishioners are requested to park their cars properly while coming for the services at Isa Town and Manama.
P. T. O.
For Friday morning masses only
Today, being the first Friday of the month, the parish holy hour will be held at 3.15 pm followed by the way of the cross at 4.15 pm in the Sacred Heart Church.
Fr. FREDDY D’SOUZA, OFM Cap.