Church Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENTS - 19th, 20th and 20st January 2018

January 01, 2018

  1. The Priests’ Annual Meeting will be held in Bahrain from Monday, 22nd to Thursday, 25th January. Kindly keep them in your prayers.
  2. January 26th Friday, is the Feast of Santo Niño which will be celebrated by the Filipino Community at the 11.30am mass, in the Sacred Heart Church. Please bring your Santo Niño statues for blessing during this service. We invite all the Filipino members of our Parish to attend this mass. That day the regular 10.30am Obligation Mass will take place at Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium.
    The nine nights Novena in English has already commenced on 17th January every day at 8.00pm in the Mother Church followed by mass. On the Feast Day, the assembly time for the entrance procession before the mass, will be at 11.30 am near the outdoor stage. All the devotees of the Infant Jesus are welcome to participate.
  3. 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 from 8.00am to 8.00pm.
    Parishioners, we appeal for 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 will be distributed.
  4. First Holy Communion for Parish children will be held on Friday, 6th April at the 10.15 am. mass and the Sacred Heart School children will receive their First Holy Communion on Friday, 20th April at the 10.15 am mass in the Sacred Heart Church.
  5. The Sacrament of Confirmation will be administered by our Nuncio His Grace Archbishop Francisco M. Padilla on Friday, 13th April in the Sacred Heart Church.

  6. Today, the Ordination Day of Fr. Amar A thanksgiving mass will be offered at 5.00 pm.  Let us participate and pray for his intentions.

  7. The Ecumenical Prayer Service for Christian Unity will be held tomorrow, 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 (Exodus 15:16) All parishioners are urged to participate in this service.

    Parish Priest