Saturday, 12th January is the Birthday of Fr. Nicolson. A Thanksgiving Mass will be offered at 6.30 pm in the Sacred Heart Church. Let us participate and pray for his intentions.
The Feast of Our Lady of Arabia, Patroness of our Vicariate, will be celebrated on Friday 18th, Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th January. The Nine-Day Novena will commence from Wednesday 9th January, 10 minutes before the evening masses.
Saturday, 19th January is the Ordination Day of Fr. Amar. A Thanksgiving Mass will be offered at 6.30 pm on that day. Let us participate and pray for his intentions.
Friday, 25th January is the Feast of Santo Niño which will be celebrated by the Filipino Community at the 12 noon mass in the Sacred Heart Church. The main celebrant is our Apostolic Nuncio, His Grace Archbishop Francisco M. Padilla. Please bring your Santo Niño statues for blessing during this service. We invite all the Filipino members of our Parish to attend this mass. The Nine-Day Novena in English will commence from Wednesday, 16th January every evening at 8.00pm. The venue will be outside the A.V. Room. 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.
The Wedding Anniversary Mass for January celebrants will be held on Saturday, 26th January at the 6.30 pm mass. Celebrants, please register your names at the Parish Office by 20th January.
The Ecumenical Prayer Service for Christian Unity will be held on Saturday, 26th January at 7.30 pm in the Sacred Heart Church. All parishioners are urged to participate in this service.
Family Day 2019 with the theme Join hands, Join hearts will be held on Friday, 22nd February at the church ground from 8am to 8pm. Parishioners, we need you to support for this Family Day. Please contact the individuals whose names are mentioned on the leaflets which are being distributed after masses or any of the priests for assistance.
There will be a pilgrimage to the Holy Land organized by the Sacred Heart Church, a spiritual leading by Rev. Fr. Xavier D’souza from 16th March to 26th March. The countries included in this pilgrimage are Jordan, Palestine, Israel and Egypt. Those interested in joining are requested to collect the form from the Parish Office and submit it before 10th February. For further details, please contact Fr. Xavier or the Parish Office.
Fr. XAVIER D’SOUZA, OFM Cap.