Church Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENTS - 5th, 6th and 7th January 2018

January 01, 2018

  1. January 9th Tuesday there will be The Deepening of the Catholic Faith Session with the theme “Universal Call to Holiness” at 7.30 pm at Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium. All Parishioners are invited to attend this Session.
  2. December 10th Wednesday at 6.30 pm, there will be Pre Baptism Seminar in the St. Claire Audio Video Room. Please bring your bible with you. Children are not allowed.
  3. The Christmas and New Year Dinner Dance will be held on Thursday, 11th January at Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium from 8.00 pm to 12.00 midnight. The price is BD 5/- per person, inclusive of dinner. Tickets are available with all Community Coordinators and in the church compound. Kindly patronize.
  4. The Feast of Our Lady of Arabia, Patroness of our Vicariate, will be celebrated on Friday 12th, Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th January.
  5. January 19th Friday, there will be a Marriage Preparation Course in the St. Dominic Savio Hall from 7.30 am to 5.00 pm. Those who would like to attend this course please register your name at the Parish Office and submit the Baptism certificate along with your application form before 17th November. The course fee is BD. 5/- per person, inclusive of lunch.
  6. The Ecumenical Prayer Service for Christian Unity will be held on Saturday, 20th January at 7.30 pm in the Sacred Heart Church. The theme for this year is YOUR RIGHT HAND O LORD GLORIOUS IN POWER (Exodes 15:16) All parishioners are urged to participate in it.
  7. The much awaited  Family Day 2018 with the theme  IN GIVING WE RECEIVE ’ with lots of Games, Food Stalls, competitions’ and a variety of entertainment programme, will be held in the church compound on Friday, 9th February 2018 from 8.00am to 8.00pm.
    Parishioners, we appeal to your generosity in bringing in advertisements and supporters for this event. Gifts and food items can also be donated.
    These will help us meet our objectives towards helping the needy in the parish.
    For any further assistance, kindly contact the Family Day organizing team whose names and contact numbers are displayed on the notice boards and the leaflets being distributed.
  8. On the eve of the festive season, the Sacred Heart Church is selling crosses for a nominal price of BD 2/-. We request your support once again, proceeds of which are going towards the needy and poor of the various communities of the Parish.

  9. The First Friday Parish Holy Hour will be held on 5th January at 3.45 pm in the Sacred Heart Church.

    Parish Priest