Announcements for the week beginning:
Friday, 12 September
1. After the English Mass at 10.45
a.m. we shall have the inaugural prayer session for Faith
Formation during which our Teachers and Ushers will take
the oath. Only today till 1.00 p.m. and tomorrow from
8.00 a.m. to 10 a.m. registration will be done for Faith
Formation Classes. If you miss, you can admit your children
only after two weeks. Your children will be miss two
Timings for Catechism will be as
For all Latin Students classes will be
on Fridays from 8.00 a.m. to 9.15 a.m. in St. Daniel Comboni
hall, Holy Mass will be offered after the class.
Syro Malabar Students in 5th and 6th Std, classes will
be on Thursdays from 7.00 to 8.15 p.m. in St. Daniel
For 1st Standard on Fridays from 10.45 to
12.00 noon in Our Lady of Arabia hall
For 2nd and 3rd Std on
Fridays from 10.45 to 12.00 noon in St. Daniel Comboni
For 4th and 8th Std on Fridays from 12.15 noon to
1.30 p.m. in St. Daniel Comboni hall
For 7th, 9th, 10th
and 11th Std on Fridays from 2.45 to 4.00 p.m. in St.
Daniel Comboni hall
For 4th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th
Std students Mass will be celebrated at 1.30
2. Every Tuesday and Thursday we shall
have Mass in Syro Malabar Rite in St. Daniel Comboni Hall
at 6.15 p.m.
3.The Konkani Community of our Parish
will celebrate Monthi Fest: the Nativity of Blessed Virgin
Mary combined with the Harvest festival today at 5.30
p.m. with a procession. The solemn Mass at 6.00 p.m.
will be celebrated by the visiting Capuchin Priest Fr.
Paul Melwin Dâ€™ Souza at the Integrated Indian School.
4. The Cathedral Night Vigil will begin
at 10.00 p.m. on Thursday the 18th of September. The
Vigil Confessions will start at 9:30 p.m.
5. Family ministry of our Parish is
organizing a talk in English for all the married couples on
30th September, Tuesday after the English Mass on the
topic: "Responsible Parenting". Talk will be given by
6. All the boys who received first Holy
Communion this year and registered their names for Altar
Servers will have the training tomorrow 13th September
and on next Saturday 20th September from 9.00 a.m. to
10.30 a.m. Only those who come for this training will be
allowed to serve Mass.
7. The Konkani community will have the
Faith Formation talks by the same visiting priest on 15th,
16th and 17th September 2014 from 6.00 p.m. to 8.30 p.m.
in the St. Daniel Comboni hall. These days we will not
have choir practice in this basement.
There will be no English Mass on 16th
September, Tuesday. Syro Malabar Mass will be celebrated in
the 1st Basement (Our Lady of Arabia Hall).
8. The 1st round of the Bible Quiz
Competition organized by Marubhumiyile Sabdam is on 25th
September in our parish. The questions for the
competition will be from the Gospel of Mathew and
Marubhumiyile Sabdam issues of January to August. For further
details check the Notice board.
9. The Marriage Preparation Course in
Malayalam will be conducted on 3rd and 10th of October (1
p.m. to 6 p.m.) as well as on 4th October (9 a.m. 5.30
p.m.). Kindly collect the registration form from the
parish office and submit the same at the Cathedral
Resource Centre. 28th September will be the last date to
submit the filled in form.
10. A Malayalam Bible seminar (BODHANA-
2014) will be conducted in the Cathedral during the Eid
holidays on 4th, 5th and 6th Saturday, Sunday and Monday
from 8.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. The resource person is Rev.
Dr. Joseph Thondiparambil, Scripture professor in Aluva
Seminary for past 25 years. Registration fee is KD 1. Please
register before 21st September.
11. Fr. Mathew Elavumkal, the Director
of Divine Retreat Centre, Muringoor will preach during
Mariolsavam on 24th and 25th of October from 3.00 p.m. to
9.00 p.m. Your generous contribution is most welcome.
KINDLY NOTE THE
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