1. Sunday 17th December Christmas Party for Sunday School Children soon after the 7.45am Mass till 10 am for the Primary and KG, & 10.30 am . for the Secondary School and confirmands. Christmas Holidays for Sunday School Children on 24th December and 31st December. Sunday School re-opens on 7th January 2018 .

2. The Don Bosco International School, Matunga has 25% seats in the Jr. and Sr. Kindergarten reserved for deserving students whose parents cannot afford the education. Parents of students eligible for Jr. and Sr. Kindergarten (i.e. children born in 2013 and 2014) can apply for admission under the freeship category of Don Bosco International School. For further details please contact Graina at 24127474/76 between 8.00 am -3.00 pm from Monday to Friday)

3 Confessions in preparation for Christmas will be held on 18th, 19th & 20th of December, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday of the following week from 5 pm to 8 pm. Children’s Confession will be held on 18th December from 5.00 pm to 6.00 pm in the parish hall.

4 Envelopes & Boxes marked, The Advent Campaign against Hunger and Disease, organized by Centre for Social Action are kept in the Church. Please donate generously. For details see the notice board.

5 The Parish Youth Council in collaboration with the Children’s Parliament is staging “A Musical” The Jungle Book on the 30th of December on the Church grounds at 7.30 pm onwards. Seating on first come first served basis. No reservations allowed. Donor passes available in the Parish Office and with the PYC Members. Donor passes will be sold at the stalls after mass by the PYC members.

6 Canossa Special School, Mahim at Canossa Annexe gives an opportunity to children with special needs, to have an all round development and discover the God –given talents. The special children are empowered to be independent and live life to its fullest. Please help them with your generosity as the Volunteers sit with the Raffle, in the Church Compound.

7.On Sunday 24th December, Kindly note there will be masses only in the morning. No evening Masses due to Christmas eve. 11.15 pm Christmas carols followed by Midnight Mass.

  On` 25th December 2017 – Christmas Day – At 6.30 am Mass in English, 7.45 am Mass in Konkani, 9.00 am & 10.15 Masses English – No evening Mass

  On Sunday 31st December 2017 Masses will be as usual, At 8.00 P.M. Holy Hour in Konkani. 11.00 P.M. Holy Hour in English followed by Midnight Mass.

  1st January 2018 Solemnity of Mary Mother of God and New Year’s Day. 6.30 am Mass in English, 7.45 am Mass in Konkani 9.00 am and 10.15 am Masses in English and 7.00 pm Mass in English.

8.Booking of Masses for January to March 2018 will commence on 18th December 2017 at the usual office timing.

9.Thank you very much for last Sunday’s Collection which amounted to Rs.61400/-

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