HOLY FAMILY CHURCH
- On 15th August, the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and our nation’s 75th Independence Day, there are 3 masses; on 14th August, Vigil mass at 6:30 pm in English and on 15th August, 7:00 am in Konkani and 8:30 am in English. On this day the Parish Pastoral Council will be organizing a Family Day, let us join the celebration after 8:30 am mass. Traditional indoor and outdoor games will be organized. Traditional food will be served. Parishioners will also get an opportunity to display their talents specially music and singing. All proceeds of the celebration will go for the cause of Daman Mission. Sharing your talents and contributing for the occasion is welcome.
- On Monday 15th August, in view of the Family Day celebration, the parking during masses and for Family Day Celebration will be outside the compound wall.
- On 27th August 2022, Archbishop Filipe Neri Ferrao will be made a Cardinal at St. Peter’s Basilica, Rome. On this occasion we shall pray for our dear Archbishop. On 27th August adoration will be held in the church at 6:00pm followed by mass. You are also requested to pray for our Archbishop every day during your personal and family prayers.
4. Liturgical Animators Course begins today (14/08/2022) at 10:00 am.
5. Novenas in preparation for the feast of the Holy Cross at the Holy Cross Chapel begin on September 5, 2022. In order to defray the cost incurred for the novenas and feast, we shall be having special collection for 2 consecutive Sundays beginning this Saturday/Sunday.
6. Novenas in preparation for the feast of the Nativity of our Lady begin on 30th August. The novenas will begin at 6.00 p.m. with the recitation of the Rosary followed by mass. Those who wish to offer Mass may do so. The catechism children and legionaries will together organize the feast. Catechist will take care of the liturgy.
7. The novenas of Our Lady of Perpetual help have resumed on every Wednesday after morning mass.
8. On 2nd September, first Friday of the month adoration will be held instead of the Rosary at 6:00pm.
9. There is a notice from the Village Panchayat Socorro. For details kindly refer to the notice board.
Thank you and God bless.
Fr. Caetano Fernandes