19th Sunday in Ordinary Time

13 August 2017

  1. The Diocesan Youth Centre is organising a unique Youth Retreat during the Ganesh Chaturthi holidays called “Faith in the Foothills” at Khandala, from 26th to 29th August. Kindly look up the Notice Board for details.
  2. There is a Vocation program called Quest at St. Pius Seminary on 15th August.
  3. There will be a talk for Senior Citizens by Fr. Rocky Banz on the subject “Health for the Aged”, at 7.00p.m. on Saturday 12th August 2017in the Pope Paul Hall. Kindly contact the help desk for details.
  4. The Family Cell invites all to “Fullness of Life, Preserving God’s Gift” an informative session on Abortion and In-Vitero Fertilisation by Dr. Jeanette Pinto on Sunday 13th August from 11 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. in the Pope Paul VI Hall. Urging all to come in large numbers.
  5. The Bombay Catholic Sabha is organising a Seminar on “CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN CIVIL SERVICES” on Sunday 13th August from 10.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. at St. Anne’s High School Borivali. Kindly contact the BCS help desk in the quadrangle for registration and information.
  6. We are very happy to announce that Bro Savio Lobo, the son of Hermenegildo and Philomena residing at Mandpeshwar Dham CHS, Shivaji Nagar, Borivali West will be ordained a Deacon on Sunday August 13 at 9.00 a.m. at the Goregaon Seminary. We keep him in our prayers and wish him all God’s Blessings.
  7. On Sunday 20th August the 6.00 p.m. Mass will be celebrated by Bishop Agnelo Gracias in thanksgiving for 10 years of the Alpha Ministry. All our invited for this Eucharist
  8. Hindi Mass will be celebrated next Sunday August 20th at 4.00 p.m.
  9. 15th August is Independence Day and also the Feast of the Assumption of our Lady. It is a day of obligation. The Vigil Masses will be in English on 14th August at 5.30 p.m. and 7.00 p.m. You may fulfil your obligation at these Masses. The Masses on August 15th will follow the Sunday Mass timings. There will be no Mass at the Brother’s chapel nor at Eden Villa or St. Thomas Church. Masses in the morning on 15th August 6.00a.m. (Marathi), 7.00 a.m. (Konkanni), 8.00. 9.00 and 10 a.m. and 6.00 p.m. and 7.00 p.m. in English. 10. On August 15th we will have the Flag hoisting at 7.00 a.m. (after the 6.00 a.m. Mass) This will be followed by a short program.
  10. The Parish is organising a trek to Prabalghad Fort, Matheran on August 25 for all the YOUTH of the parish. Registration forms are available with the sector PYAT members. Last date to submit the forms is August 16.
  11. The Monthly Catechism of the Catholic Church Class will be held on Thursday August 17 from 6.00 p.m. onwards in the Pope Paul VI Hall. All are welcome.
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