ANNOUNCEMENTS

On the joyful occasion of our Parish Feast, the Priests & Religious sisters of our parish wish all our parishioners a very Happy Feast.

25th September 2022
PARISH FEAST DAY
Masses in Church - 9:00 a.m. in English and 5:00 p.m. in Konkani
Feast Mass at 10:30 a.m. in English will be celebrated by Archbishop Oswald Cardinal Gracias.

No Sunday School, No Confirmation Class and No Youth Meeting today.


24th September 2022
VESPERS IN PREPARATION FOR THE CHURCH FEAST

22nd, 23rd and 24th September 2022

CULTURAL PROGRAMME
after the Septena Mass.
22nd September - Fancy Dress, Singing, Dance, Mock Beat for School & College students.
23rd September - Youth Fest.
24th September - Dance, Singing & Skits in Konkani.
Feast Day celebration on 25th September till 2:00 p.m.

We thank our Cultural Programme Committee for organizing this programme at such a short notice.

17th - 23rd September 2022
SEPTENAS IN PREPARATION FOR THE CHURCH FEAST
During the days of the Septena, Rosary will be sung at 6.40 pm followed by
Mass in Konkani at 7:00 pm.
Except on Sunday, the Rosary will be sung at 4.40 p.m. followed by
Mass in Konkani at 5:00 p.m. 
 

SEPTENA COLLECTION LISTS

This year we will not be sending Septena collection lists around the parish.Those wishing to contribute towards Septena expenses put your contribution in any box in our Church.



























INDUCTION OF NEW CONFRATERNITY MEMBERS
will be every day during the Septena at 6:30 p.m. in the Church.
Sunday, 18th September at 4:30 p.m.
Registration Fee is Rs. 100/-.

22nd, 23rd and 24th September 2022

CULTURAL PROGRAMME
will be on 22nd, 23rd and 24th September after the Septena Mass.
Feast Day celebration on 25th September till 2 p.m.
We thank our Cultural Programme Committee for organizing this programme at such a short notice.


THANK YOU
We thank Archbishop Oswald Cardinal Gracias for celebrating our Parish Feast Mass. We thank Fr. Lester for organizing the excellent preachers for our Triduum and Septena.
We thank Fr. Joel and Fr. Neil for regularly celebrating Mass on Friday evening at Cross Maidan.
We also thank our Parish Pastoral Council, Cultural Committee, Choir, Altar Sservers, Salve Singers and those who dressed them up, Confraternity, Youth, those who organized and took part in Septena Programmes, Azad Maidan Police, Traffic Police and BMC for permissions, Stephen for getting all the necessary permissions, Preachers for Triduum and Septena, those who count money regularly, Floyd Pereira for snacks & cakes, Church staff, donors, & all those who helped during the Triduum, Septena and Feast Day.


26th September 2022
ADORATION SERVICE
by Arun D’Silva at 7:30 p.m.


October 2022
Legion of Mary
will conduct Rosary at the Grotto after 7:00 p.m. Mass every day from 1st October.
On Sundays Rosary will be recited after 5: p.m. Mass.
On Mondays Rosary will be recited at 6:30 p.m

2nd October
 2022
THANKSGIVING DAY
We thank all our Priests, Sisters and Parishioners for their love and concern and assistance in time of need.

2nd October 2022

PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL
Meeting after the 10.30 a.m. Mass.
SCC Coordinators are requested to give their Quarterly SCC Report to Victor as soon as possible.

 

1ST JUNE 2022
ALL PARISH OFFICE WORK
Parish Office timings:
On Weekdays from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on weekdays only.
Sundays and Public Holidays closed.

MASSES IN CHURCH
Weekdays :
In English - 7:30 a.m. and
                     7:00 p.m. (Thursday, Friday and Saturday)    
            
In Konkani- 7:00 p.m. (Monday , Tuesday and Wednesday)

Sundays :
In English - 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
In Konkani - 5:00 p.m.


MASSES AT CROSS MAIDAN
Every Friday at 6:30 p.m.


From 15th September 2022
BOOKING OF MASSES 
Masses are being accepted for the month of October 2022 only.
Multiple intentions on Wednesday evenings and Saturday evenings.

Write your intention and date on a piece of paper when you come to book Mass in the Church office.
Please bring exact amount i.e. Rs. 50 per Mass on weekday and Rs.100 per Mass on Saturday evening and Sunday.
There will be no reservation of Masses for any individual or group, community or association.

PARISH PRAYER MEETING
If you wish to join our parish Prayer Meeting on Mondays, click on this link: https://meet.google.com/nnx-mwpf-jay 

​​You can watch the live streaming of the Holy Eucharist in English at the Cathedral of Holy Name celebrated by His Eminence, Oswald Cardinal Gracias, Archbishop of Bombay on the official YouTube Channel of the Archdiocese of Bombay. (https://www.youtube.com/user/ArchdioceseBbay)


CONFIRMATION CLASSES
are available every Sunday from 9:00 a.m. on YouTube channel of our Archdiocese.  Students who have appeared for SSC or ICSE exams this year are eligible for Confirmation.
For details and registration send a message to Fr. Lester Vaz on his WhatsApp number 9820465072.
Adults who have not received Confirmation can register with Fr. Lester and participate in this programme.


CONGRATULATIONS !  We congratulate Nathaiel Marques, Amber Rodrigues, Katelyn Rodrigues, Jeremy Viegas, Craig Crasta, Esther Fernandes, Zaneta Fernandes and Ryan D’Souza who have excelled in Sunday School in the last academic year. Kindly collect your certificates from the Church office on weekdays from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. only.
 
SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASSES
for Standards 1 to 10 and First Holy Communion Classes are available every Sunday from 9:00 a.m. on YouTube channel of our Archdiocese.
For details and registration contact Marietta Fernandes on her WhatsApp number 9833998663.


We are very grateful to all who have given generous donations to our Church. Donors are requested to collect the receipt for donation from the Parish office on any weekday between 10.00 a.m. and 11.00 a.m.

If you wish, you too can contribute to Our Lady of Dolours Church either in our Parish office between 10.00 a.m. and 11.00 a.m. or by NEFT or IMPSP.  Following are the account details for NEFT or IMPSP transfers for donation purpose:
Name of Beneficiary : CHURCH OF OUR LADY OF DOLOURS
Savings Account No. : 1051240537
Bank                              : CENTRAL BANK OF INDIA
Branch                          : MARINE LINES BRANCH
IFSC Code                     : CBIN0280622

All amounts received by NEFT or IMPSP transfers will be considered as DONATIONS only. Our Auditor and Accountant has informed us that we must take the PAN number of donations of Rs. 10,000/- and above which are given either in cash or by cheque or NEFT or IMPSP. Hence, we request those who have given donation of Rs. 10,000/- and above to send your PAN number either by SMS or email or WhatsApp or give it in the Parish office or to Babu our sacristan.

28th November 2020
BEGINS THE NEW LITURGICAL YEAR.
On weekdays it is Year 1 and
On Sundays is is Year B

January 2020 to June 2020
MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES
For details regarding courses kindly see the poster on the Notice Board.
Click here

8th March 2020
LECTORS MEETING
at 10:30 a.m.  Please carry your Bibles.