Church Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENTS - 18th, 19th and 20th August 2017

August 08, 2017

  1. We welcome Rev. Fr. Robert Mendoza from Philippines, who has been appointed as Resident Priest in the Sacred Heart Church. We wish him a fruitful Ministry.
  2. Jesus Youth of our parish is organizing a Marian Youth Conference titled “Marhaba - Do not be afraid” on 1st, 2nd and 3rd September at our Lady of Arabia Auditorium. The last day of registration for the Marian Youth Conference is 20th August. Please contact Jesus Youth Help Desk for more details.
  3. Catechism Classes for the Parish Children from STDs 4-12 will commence on Friday, 15th September and for STDs 1-3 will commence on Friday, 22nd September.

    Registration and Sale of Books for all catechism Classes will be held on Fridays 25th August, 1st September and 8th September from 8.00 am to 12 noon in the Kindergarten. 

    Parents are informed to bring the copy of Child’s CPR and Baptism certificate and submit at the time of registration. Students of STD 8 need to bring the copy of their Communion certificate at the time of registration.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
  4. The Konkani community will celebrate the feast of the Nativity of Blessed Virgin Mary, Monti Fest on Friday, 8th September at 9.00 am with blessings of new corn and floral offerings by children at the outdoor stage followed by feast mass in Konkani in the Sacred Heart Church.  This will be followed by a short cultural program and lunch at Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium. 

    The 9 days novena followed by mass will be conducted by Fr Derick Paul D’Souza, a renowned preacher from India which will begin on Wednesday, 30th August at 7.00pm in Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium.  For Novena timings and venues please refer to the banner in the church compound.                          
  5. The Tamil Community will celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Valankanni on Thursday, 14th September. The 9 days Novena in preparation for this Feast will begin on Tuesday, 5th September at 6.30 pm in the Sacred Heart Church.
  6. The Lector's ministry will be accepting new members. Those who have received confirmation may kindly register their names at the parish office. The deadline to submit your name is 16th September. 

  7. The Catechism teachers training course will begin on Friday, 22nd September from 10.00 am to 12.00 noon in the St. Claire Audio Video room. Those interested in teaching catechism to our parish children are requested to register their names in the parish office. The last day for registration is 15th September 2017.

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