Notices for this week
14th August 2022

Notices:
  1. Tomorrow/Today morning, Sun 14th Aug is our Parish Blood Donation Drive at the Ashankur Hall on from 8:00 am - 12 noon. Do donate blood and save a life.

  2. A Reminder: Tomorrow / Today evening, Sun 14th Aug, Our Parish Women's cell is organizing an evening of Fun & Togetherness for our Domestic Helpers who have registered for the programme.

  3. Mon, 15th Aug, is the Feast of the Assumption and Independence day. Masses will be as of Sunday. The Flag hoisting will take place immediately after the 6:30 a.m. Mass.

  4. All Children are invited for our Parish Fun & Learning, 'Vacation Bible Joy' programme to be held during the school holiday break, Thur, 1st to Sat, 3rd Sept. Forms with all the details will be distributed at our JFC classes. Other children are requested to pick up a form from the Parish Office. You are welcome to bring your friends.

  5. A few weeks back Fr Roy Pereira SJ spoke to us bringing together his expertise as a neuroscience researcher and a Jesuit Priest. His book, 'Uncertain Times - Wellness strategies from Neuroscience and St Ignatius, is now available this and the following week at the Koinonia stall at Rs 500. All proceeds of this sale go to our twinned mission station, Shirpur.

  6. The parish will be distributing Patolis to the bereaved families of our parish on the Feast of the Assumption. We thank the Konkani Liturgy Group and SCC animators for the same.

Mass Intentions :
Mon August 15 8.30 am
10.30 am
First Death Annv. Elias Tauro
First Death Annv. of Monthy Mathias
Tue August 16 7.00 pm Memorial Mass of Valerian D'Costa
Sat August 20 7.30 am
7.00 pm
Month's Mind of Inacio Fernandes
Month's Mind of Santana Vincent
Sun August 21 7.30 am
8.30 am
9.30 am

10.30 am
First Death Annv. of William Menezes
Month's Mind of Clitus Bryn Tudu
First Death Annv. of James Peter Lewis
Memorial Mass of Eugene & Stella Fernandes
First Death of Ann. of Justina Pereira
First Death Annv. of Rodney Philips

Today, being Prison Ministry Sunday, immediately after these notices there will be a 2 min video about Prison Ministry Mumbai.



Notices for this week
7th August 2022

Notices:
  1. We welcome Fr Andrew Rodrigues to our parish. Fr Andrew will be a Parish Assistant and the Principal of the Holy Family School. He comes with a vast experience at St Peters Church, St Stanislaus School and the Missions at Uplat. He is well known for his preaching, orderly manner of going about things and as you will soon notice, his melodious voice. We wish Fr Andrew the very best in his new appointment.

  2. The Parish with the 'Ministry of the Word' team invite each one of you for our annual Spiritual Programme, 'Touched By the Lord' tomorrow/today, Sun, Aug 7th. This programme will be held at our Parish Church itself. The Programme starts with the 6:00 p.m. Mass and will carry on up to 9:00 pm.

  3. From Tomorrow/Today Sun, 7th August, you will be able to participate at our Parish Online Mass from 6 a.m. onwards. Please note that this Mass is specifically for those who are sick or housebound.

  4. Our Parish Women's cell is organizing an evening of Fun & Togetherness for our Domestic Helpers. This programme will be held next Sun, 14th Aug from 4 p.m. onwards at our Parish Hall. Please register at our Parish office or on the Mobile number mentioned on the Notice board.

  5. We will be having our Parish Blood Donation Drive on Sunday, 14th Aug, from 8:00 am - 12 noon, for all those from 18 - 65 years. This will be held at our Ashankur Hall. We urge you to also spread the word to people of other faith. For do's and don'ts please refer to the notice board.

  6. For 'Azadi 2022', an all-day programme for youth on the 15th Aug, at Don Bosco Auditorium, Kurla, please get in touch with the registration desk near our Church grotto.

Please look up the notice board:
  1. One: The Stop gaps concert titled "Sounds of Freedom" which will be held on Mon, 15th Aug at St Andrews Auditorium, Bandra.

    Two: The Annual All Bombay Night Vigil at Sacred Heart Church, Santacruz on 14th Aug.

Mass Intentions :
Mon August 8 7.30 am Month's Mind of Anand Dhumak
Tue August 9 7.00 pm Month's Mind of Melwyn Cardoza
Sun August 14 10.30 am First Death Anniversary of Agnelo Antao




Notices for this week
31st July 2022

Notices:
  1. The Parish with the 'Ministry of the Word' team invite each one of you for our annual Spiritual Programme, 'Touched By the Lord' next Sun, Aug 7th. This programme will be held at our Parish Church itself. The Programme starts with the 6:00 p.m. Mass and will carry on up to 9:00 pm.

  2. From next Sun, 7th August, you will be able to participate at our Parish Online Mass from 6 a.m. onwards. Please note that this Mass is specifically for those who are sick or housebound.

  3. We will be having our Parish Blood Donation Drive on Sunday, 14th Aug. More details next week.

Please look up the notice board:
  1. A Programme of 'Marriage & Family Enrichment' and an online course in 'Basic Counselling Skills' and other programmes.

Mass Intentions :
Sat August 6 7.30 am Month's Mind of Robert Lobo




Notices for this week
24th July 2022

Notices:
  1. Next Sun, 31st July is the Feast of St Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus. We will have a special Concelebrated feast Mass at 9:30 a.m.

  2. The Parish with the 'Ministry of the Word' team invite each one of you for our annual Spiritual Programme, 'Touched By the Lord' on Sun, Aug 7th. This programme will be held at our Parish Church itself. The Programme starts with the 6:00 p.m. Mass and will carry on up to 9:00 pm. Let us continue to be Touched and Transformed by the Lord.

  3. This is to inform you that Fr. Malcolm our Parish Assistant and Principal of the Holy Family School will be leaving us on 1st August to take charge as Principal of the St Xavier's High School, Manmad, Nashik. He will also have the huge responsibility of seeing to the construction of the New English Medium School Building. We thank Fr. Malcolm for his presence and help at our parish. His kind, gentle and ever obliging ways will surely be missed. May our Good Lord bless and keep him close to His Sacred Heart. We wish Fr. Malcolm the very best in his new Ministries.

Reminder:
  1. (Not be announced after the 8:30 a.m. Mass) The Jesus Fan club Programme for Parents and Grandparents is being held at the School Hall tomorrow/today, Sunday. Since we have reached hall capacity, registration has been closed.

  2. We have started our Adult Faith Formation classes, after the Children's Mass. This is held at our Parish Terrace garden. While Parents of children receiving communion this year, are expected to attend, it is open to all others who are interested.

Please look up the notice board:
  1. Career opportunities for Freshers as well as Experienced Bankers at the Model Co-operative Bank.

Mass Intentions :
Sat July 30 7.30 am
7.00 pm
Month's Mind of Bento Lopez
Month's Mind of Edwina Pallan
Sun July 31 4.00 pm First Death Anniversary of Fr. Placie Fonseca




Notices for this week
17th July 2022

Notices:
  1. The Jesus Fan Club (Children's Mass and Class) is an absolutely essential part of our Parish life. We urgently remind all parents and grandparents of their Christian duty to send their children and grandchildren to Children's Mass and Class at 8:30 a.m. every Sunday. We don't want to see any child not present for this. If anyone has a problem, please get in touch with Fr. Gerard.

  2. Our Jesus Fan Club is celebrating Parents and Grandparents day next Sunday, 24th July. Details of the programme will be sent to you on the Class WhatsApp groups.

  3. Our Koinonia stall is on the lookout for Volunteers for their service on Sundays. Anyone who would like to give some time on Sunday mornings, even if it is for one or two masses. Do get in touch with any member at the Koinonia stall itself.

  4. The Archdiocesan, Institute for Ministry of Faith Enrichment (IMFE) welcomes you to its 7 week-end in Service Training. This programme is excellent for Heads of our Associations or any member ministering at church. The programme will sharpen your leadership skills and make your ministerial work more effective. We urge all in the core teams of our Associations & groups or any other member to do it. The Parish will pay 50% or more of the course fee. For details please look up the notice board & get in touch with Fr. Gerard.

Reminder:
  1. We have started our Adult Faith Formation classes, after the Children's Mass. This is held at our Parish Terrace garden. While Parents of children receiving communion this year, are expected to attend, it is open to all others who are interested.

Mass Intentions :
Tue July 19 7.00 pm First Death Anniversary of Menina Fernandes
Wed July 20 7.30 am First Death Anniversary of Henry D'Souza
Sun July 24 9.30 am
10.30 am
First Death Anniversary of Philip D'Souza
First Death Anniversary of Harry Cardin




Notices for this week
10th July 2022

Notices:
  1. The Parish programme 'Harmony' will be held on Sun, 21st Aug from 4 p.m. to dinner. Harmony is for all members of the Parish Pastoral Council, All SCC animators, Parih Youth Council members, JFC teachers and Parish Coordination of Association members. The theme for this years Harmony is: 'Making our Parish a Synodal Parish'. More details later.

  2. We start our Adult Faith Formation classes from next Sunday, 17th July, after the Children's Mass. This will be held at the Parish Terrace garden. Parents of children receiving communion this year, will attend the session from this Sunday onwards.

Please look up the notice board:
  1. An Archdiocesan Women's Leadership Training Programme at St John the Evangelist Church, Marol on the coming Sunday mornings of July and Sept.

Mass Intentions :
Mon July 11 7.00 pm Memorial Mass of Lynette Pandit
Thu July 14 7.00 pm First death Anniversary of Philomena Arokiaswamy




Notices for this week
3rd July 2022

Notices:
  1. The Induction ceremony of our Parish Priest, Fr Gerard Rodricks will take place Tomorrow/ Today Sun, 3rd July at the 6:00 p.m. Mass, by Bishop Domnic Savio Fernandes.

  2. The Parish Strongly encourage anyone who would like to do a 'Rudimentary Course in Inter-Religious Dialogue for Catholic Adults' This 8 session programme spread over 8 months will be held 'one Sunday morning a month' at the St Pius Seminary, Goregaon. For details do look up the notice board and get in touch with Fr. Gerard.

  3. The Parish Konkani Charismatic group has started having weekly meetings at church on Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. in the Church. All are welcome.

  4. Please look up the Notice board for our Holy Family Church New Phone Numbers. You will also find these numbers on our parish website. Do delete any other numbers that you have.

Reminders:
  1. Minority quota seats for FYJC Science & Commerce are available at our Holy Family Junior College. All Catholic students who wish to take admission are requested to contact the college office from 12:30 to 5:00 p.m.

Please look up the notice board:
  1. For Admissions for ITI courses at St Francis Industrial Training Centre, Borivali.

Mass Intentions :
Thu July 07 7.30 am First Death Anniversary of Francis Thomas Vaz