St. Andrew’s Church rebuilt in 1616
Ornate Main Altar
Side view of the church
I find that I wake before dawn here, which is a novelty for me. Dawns are generally shy and soft with colours gradually washing into the sky. The birds start calling and I counted at least seven different songs – the Koel’s being the most distinctive. Then the...
NOTICES FOR THE WEEK 8th / 9th July, 2017 On the occasion of Faith Formation Sunday, Peter Gonsalves, sdb will be interacting with the Parish Youth after the 9.30 am Mass. All college and working youth are welcome. There will be a Triduum in Marathi...
Holy week for most of us constitutes just two days—Maundy Thursday and Good Friday. Holy Saturday is usually a working day or an examination day in college. Hardly, does it strike as a day of prayerful contemplation. It was more a day set aside for preparing or buying...
Circa 1575, the church of St. Andrew was built at the dawn of Christianity in Bombay (Mumbai). For over four centuries, it has withstood the fury of the Monsoons and political upheaval. While even a visitor from the 16th century would instantly recognize this heritage church, it has evolved into a vibrant Parish of the 21st century. We invite you, dear Visitor, to take a tour around our website.
To be a worshipping community, reaching out to others in love and service, empowering the youth, inspiring families to live and spread the Gospel values.