Church Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENTS - 16th, 17th and 18th June 2017

June 06, 2017

  1. Our Bishop Camillo will celebrate his birthday on Saturday, 24th June. Let us pray for his intentions.

  2. The Poor of Saint Anthony group (POSA) of our parish will celebrate the Feast of their Patron St. Anthony of Padua on Tuesday, 20th June at the 6.00 pm mass in the Sacred Heart Church. We invite parishioners to attend this service.

  3. Friday 23rd June will be the last day of Catechism for parish children from Stds. 1 – 12. Catechism classes, children mass at 9.00 am and the Youth mass at 10.30 am will be held as usual on Friday, 23rd June.

  4. The Parish Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus will be celebrated on Friday, 23rd June at the 9.00 am Mass in the Sacred Heart Church. The Novena in preparation for the Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus has already begun and is being held 20 minutes before the evening masses. For Novena schedules please refer to parish notice board.

    Parishioners are encouraged to bring offertory for the feast mass and join the offertory procession at the start of the mass.

    A 3 days preparation for the feast will be held along with the evening masses on Tuesday 20th, Wednesday 21st, and Thursday 22nd June. All are invited to participate.

  5. There will be a “2000 Hail Mary” prayer devotion on Monday, 26th June from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm in the Mother Church. All parishioners are welcome to join in this powerful intercessory prayer conducted by the Legion of Mary.

  6. A Retreat for children of age groups 7 to 20 will be held for four days from 26th to 29th June. Forms are available at the Religious Gift Corner, Catechists’ Office and the Parish Office. Registration fee is BD.10/- per child. All parishioners are requested to make full use of this great opportunity for the spiritual growth of their children.

  7. All those who wish to continue their pledge support towards Our Lady of Arabia Cathedral may do so at the reception counter (ground floor) of the Parish Priest office on the following days.

    FRIDAY : 9. 30 AM TO 12.30 PM

    SATURDAY : 7.30 PM TO 8.00 PM

    SUNDAY : 6.30 PM TO 8.00 PM

    Thank you for your support and generosity


    Announcement for Friday morning masses only

  8. Today being the feast of Corpus Christi, Silent Adoration will be held at the Mother Church from .00pm to 4.30 pm. The adoration chapel will remain closed during this time.

    Announcement for Friday 7.00 am mass only

  9. Today, the Catechism children from Stds. 4- 12 will have a thanksgiving mass at 9.00 am in the Sacred Heart Church followed by Catechism classes. Children from Stds. 1-3 will have Catechism classes as usual.

    The 9.00 am obligation mass will be held at Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium.

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