On Friday 19th October, the Konkani community of our parish, is organizing a Food Festival in the church compound from 8 am to 1 pm with Mangalorean and Goan delicacies. The income generated will be utilized towards the celebration of the Feast of St. Francis Xavier. Please do come and support this endeavour.
Rev. Fr. Peter Eugenio celebrates his Ordination Day on 27th October. A Thanksgiving Mass will be offered on Saturday at 6.30 pm in the Sacred Heart Church. Let us join and pray for his intentions.
The Wedding Anniversary Mass for October celebrants will be held on Saturday, 27th October at 6.30 pm in the Sacred Heart Church. We invite all Wedding Anniversary celebrants to attend this mass.
For the first time, the Sri Lankan Catholic Community is organizing a Food Festival on 26th October in the Church compound from 7:45 am to 1.00 pm. We look forward to your participation. The funds collected will go towards the Cathedral project and the needy of the Parish.
We invite talented Musicians and Singers on our parish to join the Church Choirs. Those who would like to sing during masses, please submit your names to the Parish Office by 28th October and you will be contacted.
The Jericho Prayer Service is held every Saturday in the Church compound after the 6. 30 pm mass.
Those who would like to join the Franciscan Third Order may collect the Registration Form from the Church Office, complete it and hand it over to the Church Office.
The second Annual Family Day of the Catholic Church of Our Lady of the Visitation in Awali will be held on Friday, 16th November in the Awali church grounds. We urge all parishioners to patronize this annual event and extend your support by buying or helping with the Lucky Dip tickets. The proceeds from this event will go towards the construction of our new Cathedral.
There will be a one-day programme in English for all the nurses in our parish called “THE GREATEST CALL,” on 17th November at Sacred Heart Church. We invite ALL NURSES of different communities, to participate in this event. Registrations can be done in the Church compound after all the Obligation Masses. The registration fee is BD 2/- per person. For details, please refer to the banner in the church compound. You may contact your Community Spiritual Directors for further information.
Fr. Xavier Marian D’souza, OFM Cap.