The Catholic Church in Kuwait: General and Parish Notices

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General Notices

1. Are you new to Kuwait?
    Please read the FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS about the Catholic Church in Kuwait.

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3. Download in (.xls format) the DAILY MASS READINGS for: AUGUST 2015

4. Schedule of MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES in Kuwait: for the Year 2015.

4. Schedule of FIRST HOLY COMMUNION & CONFIIRMATION in Kuwait: for the Year 2015.

6. Click here for HOMILIES FOR SUNDAYS AND SOLEMNITIES (English and French).

Holy Family Cathedral Parish, Kuwait City

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 31 July

1. 4th August will be St. Vianney Tuesday.

2. The Feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord will be on Thursday August 6th.

3. August 7th will be the First Friday. The Parish English Holy Hour will start at 4:45 pm. in this Holy Family Cathedral.

4. Now without delay you can obtain the tickets for the 18th September Konkani Film “Home Sweet Home” which are available in the Church Compound, the Resourse Centre and the Parish Office. Kindly help the Bahrain Cathedral by getting your ticket at your earliest.

3. The Filipinos who are desiring to become New Catechism Teachers for the Filipino Children, are kindly requested to see the Notice Board for more details.

6. The Third Asia Oceania Charismatic Convention will be held in Bahrain from September 23rd to 25th during the Eid Holidays. Those interested can see the notice board for more details.

Our Lady of Arabia Parish, Ahmadi

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 31 July

1. The Konkani Community of Kuwait will conduct the screening of a popular movie “Home Sweet Home” on September 18, 2015, Friday @ the American International School in Maidan, Hawally. Tickets are available by next week at the parish office at the cost of 5 KD. All proceeds will be given for the construction of the Bahrain Cathedral.

2. Families are encouraged to continue their 1 KD per month donation for the Cathedral and parishioners are also encouraged to be generous even in small amount for this project.

St. Thérèse of the Child Jesus Parish, Salmiya

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 31 July

1. All those who are planning to marry in the next one year but have not registered for the same at the parish office are requested to come for a meeting tomorrow (Saturday) at 6.30 pm in room no. 14.

2. On Tuesday, 4 August we celebrate the memorial of St John Mary Vianney, the patron of the priests working in the parish. Let us pray for the priests who serve the Lord in our parish.

3. On Thursday, 6 August we celebrate the feast of the Transfiguration of Our Lord.

4. Pre-baptismal seminar will be conducted for parents and expectant parents on Monday, 3 August from 7 – 9 pm. Kindly register at the parish office by Sunday, 2 August.

5. SPY is inviting all the Ushers, library team members and the EMCD members to the 10 am mass on Friday, 7 August followed by felicitation program in the courtyard. Ushers and the EMCD members are requested to register their names at the resource centre.

6. The Konkani Community is screening the popular movie "Home Sweet Home" on 18 September at the American International School in Maidan Hawally. Tickets at KD5 are available at the parish office. All proceeds are earmarked for the Bahrain Cathedral.

7. The Parish Team sincerely thanks the parishioners for their generous contributions to the church and requests you to use the new series of currency notes as far as possible.

8. A pilgrimage is arranged to the Holy sites in Europe. Fr. Ben will accompany the group. For more details, contact Fr. Ben or the parish office.

9. The Sunday 6.45 am Mass and the Friday 11.30 am Mass are cancelled for the summer months of June, July and August.

Please check the notice-board for additional details of all announcements.


1. The (REVISED) Parish Office timings are as follows:
8:30 am to 11:30 am and 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm or by appointment.
The office is closed on Fridays.

2. We request parents with infants to occupy only Room # 1 during the Mass.

3. Parishioners who bring their vehicles to Church are kindly requested to abide by Kuwait's traffic rules whilst parking so as to not inconvenience others.  "Do unto others, as you would have them do to you" should henceforth be our motto whilst parking.

St. Daniel Comboni Parish, Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 31 July

1. The Feast St. Alphonsus Maria Liguori, the patron saint of confessors, Moral Theologians and the Lay Apostolate is on 1st of August, Saturday.

2. The feast of St. John Mary Vianny, the patron saint of all Priests is on 4th of August, Tuesday. The Holy Hour in English will be conducted on the same day being the first Tuesday of the month from 7.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m. in the Hall.

3. The Feast of Transfiguration of the Lord is on 6th of August, Thursday. The Holy Hour in Malayalam will be conducted on the same day being the first Thursday of the month, from 7.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m. in the Hall.

4. There will be a parish youth meeting today after 9.30 a.m. English Mass. Parents are requested to encourage their children above 14 years to join the parish youth.

5. To contribute for the Bahrain Cathedral, the Konkani Community has arranged to screen a Konkani film “Home Sweet Home” on 18th September. Kindly approach Fr. Noel and Konkani volunteers.

6. The Bible Quiz Competition will be conducted by the Marubhoomiyile Shabdam Magazine team in three levels. Kindly check the notice board for further details. For assistance kindly approach the prayer group members and magazine volunteers.

7. Our basements will remain closed daily from 9.00 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. till we make further announcement.


1. Kindly avoid gathering in groups and chatting outside the premises.

2. Please do not light any kind of candles anywhere in the hall or classes.

3. Please do not make use of the building parking place to park your car. This place is allotted ONLY for the people who live in the building. If you come for Mass by car, kindly park your car on the other side of the road and walk to the hall. Thank you for your co-operation.




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