Friday: 10 February:
Baptism seminar at the mini hall. 08.30 a.m. to 10.00 a.m. Parents to be and God parents must attend this seminar.
Friday 10 February:
Wedding anniversary Mass during 4.45 p.m. Mass for couples celebrating their wedding anniversary during the month of February. Advance registration at the Parish office.
Selection Of New Lectors:
Parishioners of St. Mary’s Church who would like to join the sodality of lectors are requested to register their names in the parish office and appear for an audition test on Saturday 11 February at 4 pm in the mini hall.
Age: 17 years and above with good reading skills. Existing readers need not register.
Pilgrimage to Spain and Portugal:
St. Mary’s Church is organizing a pilgrimage for parishioners to Spain and Portugal in the month of April 2012. For registration and inquiries, please contact the Parish Office.
50th International Eucharistic Congress in Dublin Ireland 10th June-17th June 2012
Our parish is organising a pilgrimage to Dublin Ireland for the 50th International Eucharistic Congress to be held from 10th to 17th June 2012. Limited seats are available which will be allotted on first come first served basis. For details and registeration,please contact parish office.
Admissions to St Mary’s School (Year 2012-2013)
Application forms for admission for the academic year 2012-2013 are available at St. Mary’s School Reception on the three Saturdays during the month of February (11th , 18th and 25th) between 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon. All forms should be returned no later than Saturday 3 March and only on Saturdays.
Seminar on Communication and Reconcilation for Families:
The Family Ministry is inviting parishioners of age 18 & above to attend a seminar on Communication & Reconciliation for Families on Thursday 16th February from 7:30 pm – 9pm in the Main Hall. The Speaker is Fr. Peter D’Souza, a Redemptorist priest from India who has worked extensively with couples, families, youth, seminarians and the underprivileged.
Food Hampers for Labour Camps:
Samaritan Ministry is organising another food hamper campaign for labour camps. Items will only be collected on Fridays and Saturdays. For details of items that need to be brought, please click here or contact email@example.com. Samaritans are also requesting volunteers to be present after every mass on Fridays and Saturdays to collect the foodstuff for the Labour Camps that is being delivered at the Parish Office.
Requesting Lawyers Assistance:
Samaritan Ministry is inviting lawyers to help with various activities and confidential cases. Those lawyers who are interested in serving the needy are requested to contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The Parish Bible Study for Adults is held every Monday after the evening Mass from 7.30 p.m. to 9.00 p.m. Children’s Bible Study will be held at the same time to allow parents to attend the Bible Study and focus on developing their faith.
Malayalam Mass on Ash Wednesday:
The 7.00 pm Malayalam Mass on Ash Wednesday 22 February will be held at Girls School compound.
Church calendar 2012:
Available after all Masses. Please obtain one calendar for each family. The calendar contains all specific information about Mass timings in all Churches in the U. A. E. and daily readings and other vital information for all parishioners.
Leaders of Prayer Groups, Youth Groups and choirs are requested to approach the Parish Office for reservation of Main Hall / Mini Hall and Rooms for the year 2012.
Friday: 10 February: