Notices for March 2017
5th March 2017
The Parish Council meets this Sunday at 10.30 am.

The Sahar Beacons Choir will perform in our Church this Sunday at 7.15 pm The Passion of our Lord in Song. Please do come. There will be a small collection to defray expenses.

A committee has been formed for the cemetery niches and you will be informed by Fr. Maurice of your allotment. Once again please give us your parish registration number.

The Speakers for the Mission this Friday is Mr Brendan Brako (Retired Asst. Police Commissioner) The Topic is DARING SERVICE AND LOYALTY.

Requesting all our youth to mark the dates 4th May to 7th May 2017 for the MAGIS Programme in our parish. Surely something to experience.

Fr. Errol will conduct a Net Retreat from Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday. For registration and details kindly pick a flier from the parish reception.

Power to Lead is a value based leadership movement by the Archdiocese of Bombay. Volunteers will be present outside the Church for enrolment for the 12th Batch. Kindly visit the help desk for further details.

Prafulta Psychological Services is organizing a Career Guidance Testing for the X and XII standard. Kindly refer the notice board for details.

The Jesuit team will have a half day recollection on Wednesday the 8th of March. Do keep them in your prayers.

Mass Intentions :
Mar 09 Thu 7.00 p.m. Memorial Mass of Philomena Lobo

12th March 2017
Stations of the Cross this Friday is by our Lectors.

The speaker for the Konkani Mission this Wednesday is Fr Charles Vaz SVD.

The Speakers for the English Mission this Friday is Fr. Nobert DeSouza principal of Our Lady of Health School - Sahar. The topic Reconciliation.

Next Sunday the Newman Choir will perform in our Church at 7.00 pm. The programme will be for about 1 hour. The theme: THE 7 LAST WORDS OF JESUS. Do come. A collection will be made to defray the expenses.

Requesting all our youth to mark the dates 4th May to 7th May 2017 for the MAGIS Programme in our parish. Surely something to experience.

St. John's - Marol is having a Konkani Retreat from the 12th March to the 16th March. You all are welcome.

Fr. Errol will conduct a Net Retreat from Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday. For registration and details kindly pick a flier from the parish reception.

Amount collected for the Sahar Beacons Choir Rs. 20,000/-. This amount is given to them.

Our church website is updated, do visit it.

Much gratitude and co-operation has been received for the Stations of the Cross conducted for our Home-Bound. God Bless our Eucharistic Ministers.

SVP invites you to drop in the drums provided in the church any grains/food items for distribution for the less fortunate.

Mass Intentions :
Mar 09 Thu 7.00 p.m. Memorial Mass of Philomena Lobo

19th March 2017
Stations of the Cross this Friday is by our Word Ministers.

The speaker for the Konkani Mission this Wednesday is Fr Ivan SVD.

The Speakers for the English Mission this Friday is Dr Cicilia Chettiar, Clinical Psychologist. The topic is Family Relationships.

You are all are invited to THE 7 LAST WORDS OF JESUS a musical recital by the Newman Choir held in our Church on tomorrow/Today at 7.00 pm. The programme will be for one hour A collection will be made to defray the expenses.

The Senior Citizens meeting is on Saturday the 25th March at 5.00 pm.

Kindly note that this week in our Church, Some development work will be done at the gate. One gate will remain locked. The church will be washed/cleaned on Thursday.

19th March being a Sunday the feast of St. Joseph is celebrated on Monday the 20th March.

A Reminder that the last date to submit your budget to the Welfare Fund is the 31st March 2017.

The Annual Walking Pilgrimage from Cross Maidan to Mount Mary's begins on Saturday the 25th March at Cross Maidan. Kindly see the notice board for details.

St. John's - Marol invites you to a choir recital COME TO THE CROSS AND REMEMBER on Saturday the 25th March after the evening mass.

Fr. Robin celebrated 50 Golden Years as a priest on the 17th of March. May his spirit of service continue, and be blessed.
Mass Intentions :
Mar 21 Tue 7.30 a.m. 1st death anniv. Mass of Sebastian Fernandes
Mar 26 Sun 10.30 a.m. 1st death anniv. Mass of Theresa Lobo

26th March 2017
The Parish Council meets next Sunday at 10.30 am.

The Passion Play Committee meets today - Sunday at 10.30 am.

Stns of the Cross this Friday is by our Eucharistic Minsters.

The speaker for the Konkanni Mission this Wednesday is Fr Henry SVD.

The Speakers for the English Mission this Friday is Miss Margaret De Costa. Topic is Handling Anger.

The Andheri East Charismatic Prayer Groups will have Semi-Night-Vigil on Saturday 1st April from 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm in our church You are invited.

Please check the time-table schedule for Palm Sunday
Palms will be blessed at 8:45 am
Followed by Mass at 9:00 am
Evening mass at 5:00 pm followed by Passion Play.
No vehicles on that day.

A Reminder that the last date to submit your budget to the Welfare Fund is the 31st March 2017.

The Parish wishes to express its gratitude to your response to the Community Welfare Fund. Most parishioners have brought their contribution up-to-date. May the Holy Family be with you and your families.
Mass Intentions :
Mar 30 Thu 7.30 a.m. 1st death anniv. Mass of Mildred D'Souza