Church Announcements – 30/09/2018

1. Next Sunday’s mass co-ordination by S. S. V. P. Mrs. Violet D’Souza to co-ordinate. Saturday evening mass is in Konkani.
2. The month of October is dedicated to the Holy Rosary. Let us in this month make use of this beautiful and powerful tool of the Blessed Virgin Mary in our families, communities and parish to reflect on the mysteries of our Redemption, drawing inspiration for our lives to grow in holiness and build unity and peace in the world.
3. Today is ‘Breakfast Sunday’. Breakfast will be served at nominal rates after the morning masses by The Catechetical Cell.
4. Our parish of Holy Family is organizing the senior citizens day on the 2nd of October. Mass will be offered at 10.00am for all senior citizens, which will be followed by fellowship & felicitation of the senior most citizen, from each zone of the parish. All senior citizens are cordially invited to participate in this mass organized for them.
5. This year marks the 92th Anniversary of World Missionary Day. Pope Francis has entitled his Message for the World Mission Day 2018, which will be celebrated on October 21st, 2018, as Together with young people; let us bring the Gospel to all. Mission calendars together with envelopes for contribution will be made available to the families of our parish through the ward representatives. Let us support the missionary works with the same zeal and generosity that we have been doing in the past years.
6. There is a notice from the office of the Village Panchayat of Socorro. For details refer to the notice board.

Fr. Caetano Fernandes
Parish Priest