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: MAY 2015 | JUNE 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, 29 May

1. Tomorrow, Saturday, May 30th, after the 6:30 pm. Mass, at the Grotto, the Sts Joachim and Anne Choir will be reciting the Rosary and Singing the Litany. This is in Remembrance of this Special Month of Mother Mary.

2. 5th June will be the First Friday of the Month. The Parish English Holy Hour will start at 4:45 pm. in this Holy Family Cathedral.

3. All the First Friday Collections of all the Different Masses will be for the Bahrain Cathedral.

4. 7th June will be the Solemnity of Corpus Christi.

5. Those desiring to join the African Thursday 7:30 p.m. Charismatic Prayer Meetings, can meet in Room 4, on the First Floor.

Our Lady of Arabia Parish, Ahmadi

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 29 May

1. Renewal of marriage vows for couples celebrating their wedding anniversary this month will be on May 30, Saturday @ 6 PM Mass.

2. There will be a "Summer Camp" for the children aged 4-12 y/o, every Friday starting June 5, 2015 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM in the catechism block, registration form available in the parish office with 1KD registration fee, last day for submissions of forms will be May 25, 2015 @ the parish office.

3. The SFC is conducting Christian (CFC) Life Program for singles men & women starting June 5, Friday and Fridays thereafter from 2PM @ the catechism block. For more details please see the notice board.

4. Novena of St. Anthony will start on June 5 @ 6 PM mass, except Thursday @ 6:15 AM & Friday @ 8:30 AM mass. The Feast day will be celebrated on June 14, Sunday @ 6PM mass. Parishioners are all invited.

St. Thérèse of the Child Jesus Parish, Salmiya

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 29 May

1. Friday, 29 May is the last day of Catechism before closing for the summer vacation.

2. On Friday, 29 May, the Filipino community celebrates the feast of Santa Cruzan. We wish Fr. Ben and the Filipino community a happy feast.

3. On the occasion of bi-centenary of Don Bosco, Salesian Cooperators are organizing a quiz on Don Bosco and his works on Saturday, 30 May from 9.30 am to 12:00 noon.

4. The last date to register for the July Holy Land tour is Saturday 30 May.

5. On Sunday, 31st May we celebrate the solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity.

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

7. The pre-baptismal seminar for parents and expectant parents will be held on Monday, 1 June from 7 to 9 pm. Kindly register for the same by Sunday.

8. From 12th June to 17th July the Theresian Summer Club 2015 for ages 4 to 18 years, will be held at IEAS on Fridays from 9 am to 12.30 pm. Those aged 20 and above are invited to volunteer by registering at the Resource Centre. Parents, your generous contributions will be highly appreciated. The volunteers are invited for a meeting on Wednesday, 3 June at 7.15 – 8.30 pm.

9. On the occasion of bi-centenary of Don Bosco, Fr Franco will conduct a session on PARENTING THE DON BOSCO WAY, on Saturday, 6 June from 9.30 – 11.30 am in the courtyard. Kindly register your names at the resource.

10. The altar servers will meet on Saturday, 6 June from 9.30 am to 10.30 am in the church.

11. On Sunday, 7 June we celebrate the solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ.

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, 22 May

1. 24th May will be the Solemnity of Pentecost.

2. As it is a custom to make the child to write the Alphabet for the first time, the Vidyarambham will be held on Pentecost Sunday from 4.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m. in St. Daniel Comboni Hall. Morning from 8.00 a.m. till 12.00 a .m. you can bring your children to Priests’ residence.

3. The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity is on Sunday, 31st May.

4. The following is the summer Catechism Class of the Syro-Malabar children:
For 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 classes on Thursday from 7:15 pm to 8:15; after the 6:15 Mass;
For 1 and 2 classes: 8:30 am to 9:30 am; Holy Mass is at 9:30 to 10:30;
For 3 and 4 classes: 10:30 to 11:30;
Summer Catechism will be up to July 31, Friday.

5. Admission for Syro Malabar Students: Those who study first std in school or who were born on or before 30th, September 2009 will be admitted in class one for Faith Formation. You can collect the Registration form and submit the filled in Registration form in Catechism office from 05th of June onwards (before after all the Syro Malabar Masses) along with the Baptism Certificate of the child and the Registration fee K.D.10.000 as per the direction of our Bishop. For other classes also the registration will be done from 05th of June onwards.

6. Admission for Latin and Malankara Students: Registration will start from August 7th onwards.

7. Once again we remind you the humble appeal from His Lordship Bishop Camillo seeking your aid to finance for Cathedral of Our Lady of Arabia, Bahrain. Those who have not contributed yet, are requested to contribute 1kd per month for 12 months, Receipts will be issued to each donor.

8. Fr. Albert will be on his vacation from 19th May till June 17th, 2015.


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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