Announcements for 30th, 1st, & 2nd September 2022

on Friday September 30, 2022 by admin

  1. The Papal Mass will be held at the Bahrain National Stadium on Saturday, 5th   November at 8. 30 am.  Details of tickets and gate passes will be made known in due course.
  2. October is the month of the Holy Rosary. During the month of October, the Holy Rosary will prayed every day at the Grotto 40 minutes before the evening mass. We encourage you to pray the Rosary daily in your homes. Remember, the family that prays together stays together.   
  3. The Feast of St. Francis of Assisi, founder of the Franciscan Order will be celebrated on Tuesday, 4th October with a Solemn Mass at 6.30 pm. In preparation for the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi, the enactment of the Transitus, commemorating the passing of St. Francis from this life to life with God, will be held on Monday, 3rd October at 7.15 pm at Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium. The Novena in honour of St. Anthony will not be prayed after the Mass.
  4. The First Friday Parish Holy Hour will be held on 7th October at 3.45 pm.
  5. The next Pre-Baptism Seminar will be on Wednesday, 12th October from 7.15 pm to 8.15 pm at the Audio Video Room.  For registration, parents and godparents are requested to visit the Parish Office. This seminar is only for parishioners and expectant mothers too may register. Please be on time and do not bring children.
  6. We are pleased to announce that the World Youth Day will be held next year in Lisbon, Portugal from 1st to 6th August 2023. We encourage all single youth, above the age of 18, who are interested in representing Bahrain as a part of AVONA participants to register their names and phone numbers at the Parish Office as early as possible. Last date for registration is 10th October. For further details, please contact Fr. Darel Fernandes.


  1. Kindly note that, on Sunday, 2nd October the Malayalam Mass at 7.00 pm will be shifted to St. Padre Pio Social hall.


  1. Today, the Parish Lectors Ministry celebrate the Feast of their patron, St. Jerome at the 5.00 pm Mass. Let us keep all the Lectors in our prayers.