Announcements

Saturday-Sunday, December 9 – December 10, 2017

ST.THOMAS CHURCH, GOREGAON (EAST)
2nd Sunday of Advent
ANNOUNCEMENTS

1. (Till 8.15 am mass) (Tomorrow/Today) There will be meetings of the parents of First Holy Communicants at 8.15 am in the classroom and the parents of Confirmations students after the 9.30 am mass in the church.

2. On Monday, 11th. December the Parish fathers will be visiting the homes of Piramal Nagar unit after the evening Mass.

3. To bring in the Christmas spirit there will be Christmas Bazaar cum Carols festival, next Sunday 17th December after the evening mass in the school quadrangle. Requesting the parishioners to participate in the Christmas carols and patronize the stalls.

4. Confessions before Christmas in our parish will be held on Wednesday, December 20th from 6.00 p.m. to 9.00 p.m. Guest priests will be available for confession. There will be no evening mass on 20th December.

5. The S.V.P unit of our parish has been giving Christmas Hampers to the needy families of our parish every year. Those who would like to make a contribution for the hampers may kindly do so directly to the SVP or the parish fathers.

6. Pre-baptism course for all couples who are expecting a child, will be held on Saturday, December 16 from 4.30 to 7.00 p.m in the conference room. This course will be held once in every 3 months. For registration kindly contact Fr. Hendrick Itur.

7. Unit Co-ordinators kindly collect the envelopes for the Advent Campaign Against Hunger And Disease from the sacristy immediately after mass.

8. The Bombay Catholic Sabha – Goregaon -East Unit will be collecting contributions for Christmas Raffle and the draw will be held on 24th December 2017 at the midnightMass. The Christmas Raffle is in support of the Medical Centre and various Outreach Services. Contribution List will be circulated by BCS Members to the various Units. Kindly return the forms by 17th December 2017.

9. Parish Ushers Group; Those who would like to join the Ushers group are requested to attend the Ushers Meeting which will be held next Sunday 17th. December after the 9.30 am Mass.

10. Admissions to the TTC Course and E.C.C.E Course at St.Margaret’s Training College are in progress for the new Academic year June 2017. For details kindly read the poster on the notice board.

11. The Parish Fathers thank you for last Sunday’s collection which amounted to Rs. 24,510/=

Saturday-Sunday, December 2 – December 3, 2017

ST.THOMAS CHURCH, GOREGAON (EAST)
1st Sunday of Advent
ANNOUNCEMENTS

1. On Monday, 4th. December the Parish fathers will be visiting the homes of O.L.P.S community [Station Road] after the evening Mass.

2. The monthly Parish Pastoral Council meeting will be held on Wednesday, December 07 at 7.30 p.m. in the Conference Room. All the members are expected to attend.

3. The S.V.P unit of our parish has been giving Christmas Hampers to the needy families of our parish every year. Those who would like to make a contribution for the hampers may kindly do so directly to the SVP or the parish fathers.

4. The Youth group of our parish is organizing a Badminton Tournament starting from 8th December, for children, youth and adults of our parish. Entry form are available with the Youth Core Team members.

5. Pre-baptism course for all couples who are expecting a child, will be held on Saturday, December 16 from 4.30 to 7.00 p.m in the conference room. This course will be held once in every 3 months. For registration kindly contact Fr. Hendrick Itur.

6. The Advent Campaign Against HungerAnd Disease is focusing on Enchancing Livelihoods, this year keeping in mind the Popes message of the World Day Of The Poor. For details read the Notice Board. Envelopes for this purpose will be distributed to every family during the coming week.

7. The Parish Book Stall besides selling books and religious items have this year kept on sale some Christmas decorations and greeting cards. Kindly patronize the stall.

8. The Parish Fathers thank you for the following collections:-

Last Sunday’s collection Rs. 20,945/=

Box Collection for the months of October & November: Rs.25,725/=

Community Welfare Fund for November : Rs.2,07,650/-


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