Church Announcements – 10/03/2019

  1. Next Sunday’s mass co-ordination by Zone 3. Rose Rodrigues to co-ordinate. Saturday evening, Way of the cross at 6.00 pm followed by Mass in English.
  2. The 9.15 am Mass will continue as usual, every Sunday in English.
  3. We also have in this special season of grace, the Stations of the Cross every Friday and Saturday in the church at 6.00 pm followed by mass. The coming Friday’s morning mass will be in English and evening in Konkani, Way of the Cross will be conducted by the Religious in Konkani. Mass Collections every Friday will be used for the cause of the poor.
  4. Holy Family Church, Porvorim, invites tenders from those interested in construction of the left side of the graveyard. For details please contact the church office.
  5. The first formative session for the reconstitution of the Parish council will be tomorrow, Monday 11th March 2019 at 6:30 pm in the Parish hall.
  6. There is a notice from the Village Panchayat of Socorro. For details kindly refer to the notice board.
  7. The work of building graves is to commence at our parish cemetery. In order to raise funds for the project, a contribution of Rs.5000/- per family would be appreciated, which could be done as one-time payment or paid in instalments over a period of 10 months. Parishioners may give their contribution to volunteers who will be sitting outside the Church/Chapel for 3 consecutive Saturdays/Sundays, beginning next Saturday/Sunday. Cheques are to be prepared in the name of “Cofre of the Holy Family Church”

Fr. Caetano Fernandes

Parish Priest

Church Announcements – 03/03/2019

  1. Next Sunday’s mass co-ordination by Zone 2. Connie Ramos to co-ordinate. Saturday evening, Way of the cross at 6.00 pm followed by Mass in Konkani.
  2. Our parish Catechetical Cell will be winding its activities for the year 2018-2019 with the celebration of the Catechetical Day today Sunday, 3rd March, 2019. The celebration will begin with the Eucharist at 9.15 a.m. & end with the programme in the evening at 5.30 p.m. The next Catechetical Year will begin in June, 2019.
  3. The 9.15 am Mass will continue as usual, every Sunday in English.
  4. Wednesday 06th of March 2019, of the coming week is Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of the season of Lent. It is a day of fast and abstinence. There will be two masses on this day: 7.00 am in English and 6.30 pm in Konkani. We also have in this special season of grace, the Stations of the Cross every Friday and Saturday in the church at 6.00 pm followed by mass. The coming Friday’s way of the Cross will be conducted by the catechism children and the catechists in English. Mass Collections on Ash Wednesday and every Friday will be used for the cause of the poor.
  5. Elected members of all associations are requested to submit their details of name, address, phone no’s etc, to the church office, latest by Friday, 1st March 2019.
  6. Holy Family Church, Porvorim, invites tenders from those interested in construction of the left side of the graveyard. For details please contact the church office.
  7. The first formative session for the reconstitution of the Parish council will be on Monday 11th March 2019 at 6.30 pm in the Parish hall.
  8. Book on way of the cross is available at Rs 50/- only.
  9. Communion to the sick this week is as follows: Monday Zones 1,2,3,4,5 & 6 Tuesday Zones 7,8 & 9

Fr. Caetano Fernandes

Parish Priest