4th Sunday of Advent                                                                            24th December, 2017

24th / 25th December, 2017

  1. Sunday, 31st December the Sunday School will have the Children’s Mass at the Apostolic Carmel School Hall at 8.00 am followed by Christmas celebrations. All children are invited for this celebration however a special coupon will be given at the 8.00 am Mass (tomorrow/today) to those children who have been regular in attending Sunday School.
  2. Mass Schedule:



24th December

Masses in the morning at usual. There will be no Masses at 5.00 and 6.00 pm.

10.00 pm Re-enactment of the Nativity in Song, Christmas Carols followed by Christmas Vigil Mass at 10.30 pm on St. Andrew’s School Grounds.


Christmas Day

25th December

Masses in the morning at 6.00, 7.00, 8.00 and 9.30 am

No Mass in the College Chapel and no Evening Masse

No Miraculous Medal Novena


31st December

Masses at usual in the mornings.

There will be no Evening Masses at 5.00 and 6.00 pm.

11.00pm Holy Hour followed by Mass at 12.00pm in the Church.


New Year

1st January, 2018

Masses at 7.00, 8.00 and 9.30 am.

Please note there will be NO MASS AT 6.00 AM (please repeat)

Mass at the college Chapel at 11.30 am

Miraculous Medal Novenas at 5.30 and 7.15 pm.

Mass in the evening at 7.30 pm



  1. Christmas gathering for parish college and working youth on 27th December, 2017 at the St. Andrew’s Hotel Management Hall. Contact Fr. Allwyn and youth leaders for details.
  2. Please note that the Parish Office will be closed on 25th and 26th
  3. Kindly take your copy of the Andrean Notes.
  4. Last Sunday’s Collection amounted to Rs.66,840/= Box Collection Rs.23,530/=. We thank you for your constant support and generous contribution. God bless you all.

                                                         PARISH PRIEST