On Friday 20th September, the registration for Catechism Classes will take place at the Catechism Office from 8.00 am to 12 noon.
On Saturday 21st September, we celebrate the Feast of St Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist at the 6.25 am Mass in the Mother Church.
Catechism Classes in English for the Year 2019-20 for Parish Children from Standards 1-3 will commence on 27th September at 8.45 am. Parents may bring their children to the St Padre Pio Social Hall which is located above the Auditorium. Catechism Classes in Malayalam for Parish Children from Standards 1-3 will commence on Thursday 10th October from 6.45 pm until 8.30pm. The last date for registration of Parish Children for all Catechism Classes will be 27th September. For further details, please refer to the Catechism Notice Board.
Due to the Retreat in Mayalayam in the Sacred Heart Church from Monday 23rd September to Thursday 26th September, the English Masses in the evening will be held at Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium during these days.
The registration for the Gulf Unity Conference is ongoing. We encourage all our parishioners to make use of this opportunity. Please refer to the Notice Board for more details.
The African Community will be celebrating Africa Day on Thursday, 10th and Friday, 11th October. Events will include a free Musical Concert on Thursday, 10th October in Our Lady of Arabia Auditorium at 7:00 pm, and on Friday, 11th October, from 7:30am to 12:00 noon, there will traditional African dances and display of traditional African artifacts, fabrics and foodstuff along with a Lucky Draw with lots of attractive prizes to be won. Lucky Draw tickets are available with different Community Coordinators. Proceeds from this event will go towards the construction of the new Cathedral. Please come and patronize!
The Wedding Anniversary Mass for September Celebrants will be held on Saturday, 28th September at the 6.30 pm mass in the Sacred Heart Church. Those celebrating may register their names at the Parish Office before 25th September and occupy the front benches which are reserved for them.
CFC Handmaids of the Lord invite all women who are single mothers, married, widows and singles to a Christian Life Program every Friday from 20th September to 22nd November from 1:15 pm to 5:00 pm at the St. Padre Pio Mini Hall which is located in the St. Francis Building. Registration Forms are available in the Parish Office. For further details, please refer to the poster on the Notice Board.
Fr. Xavier Marian D’souza, OFM Cap.