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General Notices



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Holy Family Cathedral Parish, Kuwait City

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 29 July

1. July 28th will be the Day of St. Alphonsa.

2. 4th August, Thursday, will be the Day of St. John Mary Vianney, the Patron Saint of Priests.

3. The English Parish Holy Hour will begin in this Holy Family Cathedral at 4:45 p.m. on August 5th, the First Friday.

4. All the First Friday Collections of all the Masses will be for Our Cathedral in Bahrain.

5. For August only, due to Assumption Day, the Prebaptism Seminar for the Parents and Godparents will be on the 4th Monday, the 22nd of August from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the Holy Family Hall. Please register only in the Parish Office

6. Kindly do help by taking a Copy of Charisarabia from the Church Office.

7. All the Choirs who are desiring to participate in the Salmiya “Gospel Rock” of 12th September, are kindly requested to, quickly check, the Notice Board for more details.

8. Kindly make your monthly contribution of One Dinar for each working member for Our Cathedral in Bahrain.


Our Lady of Arabia Parish, Ahmadi

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 29 July

1. Registration for English Catechesis for year 2016-2017 will begin on 4th & 5th (Thur & Fri) August 2016, from 5:00 PM-7:00 PM (Thursday) and from 9:30AM – 11:30AM (Friday) and the following Thursdays & Fridays thereafter.

2. Admission for Year-I children must be in FIRST STANDARD in school or must be 6 Years of Age. Kindly bring a copy of the child’s Baptism Certificate & 1 recent passport size photo. Registration Fee is KD 10.000.

3. Salmiya parish youth is organizing "Gospel Rock" on 12th September, Monday @ IEAS basement from 1.30 pm onwards. All the choirs and parishioners are encouraged to participate. Last date for registrations is 31st August. Kindly contact parish office for registrations and other details.

4. On August 15, 2016 (Monday), Solemnity of The Assumption of Blessed Virgin Mary a Holy day of obligation there will be 2 masses in English at 6:00 PM and 7:00PM.


St. Thérèse of the Child Jesus Parish, Salmiya

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 29 July

1. The feast of St. Alphonsa will be celebrated as solemnity in Syro-malabar rite on 28 July at 7.45 pm in our parish with a solemn Eucharistic celebration.

2. We celebrate the memorial of St John Mary Vianney on 4 August.

3. Let us continue to pray for the repose of the soul of Fr. Gabriel who passed away on 20 July. He was in - charge of our chapel from 1998 - 2001.

4. Fr. Steve is available for counseling by appointment and for confessions from 6.00 – 6.30 pm daily. The contact number of St. Steve is on the notice board.

5. Fr. Steve will leave us on Saturday, 6 August. We thank him for his availability for counseling, confessions, spiritual talks and Bible classes. Let us pray for his good health and for his intentions.

6. All are invited to a Family Movie Night organized by the Life Ministry on Thursday, 11 August from 7:15 to 9 pm in the courtyard.

7. Salmiya parish youth is organizing "Gospel rock " on 12th September at IEAS basement from 1.30 pm onwards. Last date for registration is 31 August.

8. The parish team thanks all the coordinators and the volunteers who organized the summer club and the donors for their generosity.

9. Fr. Ben had to undergo another surgery for his hand on Monday. Let us continue to pray for his speedy recovery.

10. The Oratory program will not be conducted during the months of June, July and August.

11. The Friday 11.30 am Mass is cancelled during the month of June, July and August..

12. There will be a Mass wedding for Filipinos on Friday, 14 October 2016 at 2:30 pm after Tagalog Mass. For those interested please contact Fr. Ben.

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

KINDLY NOTE THE FOLLOWING

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, 29 July

1. August 1st, Monday, is the memorial of St. Alponsus Liguouri.

2. August 2nd, First Tuesday of the month, Holy hour of Adoration in English at 7.30 pm. On this day the Malayalam Mass will be at 6.00 pm and at 6.45 pm English Mass will be followed by Holy hour of Adoration.

3. August 4th, First Thursday of the month, Holy hour of Adoration in Malayalam at 7.30 pm and it is also the memorial of St. John Mary Vianney.

4. Youth from Salmiya Parish are organizing "Gospel Rock" on 12th September, Friday @ IEAS basement from 1.30 pm onwards. All the choirs and parishioners are encouraged to participate. Last date for registrations is 31st August. Kindly contact parish office for registrations and other details.


KINDLY NOTE THE FOLLOWING

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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