Sunday School as usual after the 7.45 am mass.

 

Confirmation students will be having an extended session on personal growth today after the 7.45 am mass till 12.00 noon in the Parish Hall.

 

Salvation Smart Parenting Programme (SSPP) on 2nd September after 7.45 am Mass at Salvation Seva Kendra Hall for parents of our First Holy Communicants & Confirmands. Attendance of parents is compulsory.

 

The Novena in honour of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary will commence on Thursday 30th August. The Novena Mass will be celebrated at 7.00 pm on weekdays and at 7.45 am on Sunday. Parishioners wishing to contribute towards the sweets on the Feast day may kindly contact Fr. Joel.

 

Kindly note due to the children’s Novena, there will be no Konkani Mass on Wednesday 5th September 2018.

 

September 1st has been declared as the World Day of Prayer for Creation, it would be appropriate to launch our Green Diocese initiative on September 1st 2018. The Archdiocesan Office for Environment at St. Pius X College, Goregaon will be the nodal point to animate our efforts, offering concrete suggestions for implementation. For details refer to Official 1 in the Examiner dated 25th –31st August 2018.

 

Kerala SOS. A fervent appeal to all our churches, convents and other institutions to join the relief efforts. First of all, by prayer for the victims, their families and the rescue teams. We also urgently need financial assistance to continue and extend our relief efforts being coordinated by Caritas India. Please be generous in making your contributions. Donations and cheques are to be drawn in favour of Centre for Social Action. For details refer to Official II in the Examiner dated 25th –31st August 2018.

 

The Parish Youth Council of our Parish is organizing a Football Tournament for all parishioners below 25 years of age on 15th & 16th September 2018. For details kindly contact the youth representatives. Entry Forms are available in the Parish Office.

 

The Fathers of the Parish will be visiting St. Ann’s Community from St. Mark’s zone on Tuesday 28th August from 5.30 pm onwards.

 

Thank you very much for your contribution for last Sunday which amounted to Rs. 52,350/-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

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