NOTICES FOR THE WEEK

10th / 11th  December, 2016

  1. All are cordially invited for Christmas Fellowship for Parishioners on 18th Dec after the 9.30 am Mass with Carols & Housie organised by the Parish Youth Movement.
  1. The Parish Youth will be visiting the Homebound Parishioners with carols and Christmas greetings.
  1. The ‘O’ Antiphons Week from  17th – 23rd  You are invited to the 8.00 am Mass on weekdays and 9.30 am Mass on Sunday, 18th December.
  1. Andrew’s Mission SONbox Project invites you:
  • to sponsor a SONbox worth Rs.200/-. Each SONbox will contain fun toys, hygiene items & school supplies for a poor child. Please contact the Parish office during office hours.
  • Come be a volunteer and join the SONbox Packing Party on Boxing Day 26th December from 5.30 – 8.00 pm at Andrea Annexe (St. Andrew’s School Compound).
  • Come be a volunteer on 28th December, Feast of the Holy Innocents (being the official Children’s day of the Church) for distribution of SONboxes to Orphanages and Children’s Homes. For further details kindly see the banner.
  1. Fathers of the Parish will be hearing Confessions on 19th, 20th and 21st December from 5.30 to 7.15 pm.  They will also be available in the mornings for Confessions on request.
  1. Please note on 24th December Christmas Carols will begin at 10.15 pm followed by Christmas Vigil Mass at 10.45 pm.
  1. Mount Mary School Bandra will be conducting online Applications for admission to the Nursery & Jr. K.G. for the academic year 2017-18 from 14th December, 2016 to 14th January, 2017. For further details kindly refer to the notice board.
  1. In the course of this week parish calendars will be given to each family in the community.  Together with the calendar they will also hand out an appeal for the renovation of the Church.  Many of you have made your contribution for which we are very grateful.  But the total amount from the dine and dance, the Andrean fair and your contributions come to around 50 lakhs which is far less than the estimate given by the heritage architect. Please help us by being generous during this Christmas season.

 

PARISH PRIEST