CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR MASS SCHEDULE 2013-2014
CHURCH ANNOUNCEMENT 06 - 12 DECEMBER 2013
HOLY HOUR ADORATION
6th December (Friday) is the First Friday of the Month, Eucharistic Adoration at 2:00pm in the Main Church
ALTAR SERVER’S MEETING
The Altar Servers Meeting will be held on 7th December (Saturday) 5:30pm at the Alverna Chapel. Attendance is a must.
FEAST OF IMMACULATE CONCEPCION
9th December (Monday) is the Feast of the Immaculate Concepcion. It is Holy Day of Obligation. Masses will be as usual. We encourage the parishioners to participate in this celebration.
CHRISTMAS FAMILY DAY CELEBRATION
The parish is having a Christmas Family Day Celebration for the entire parish on 13th December (Friday) from 3:00pm to 10:00pm with carol singing, play, games and food fiesta. All communities and prayer groups are requested to make these events a successful one. On this day masses as usual and there will not be any prayer meetings or special gatherings in the rooms or halls.
The parish is having a Christmas Program and Christmas Lunch on 20th December (Friday) from 10:00am-4:00pm at the Seraphic Hall with the help of the POSA (Poor of St. Anthony) for the SINGLES who have no family here in Doha. Those who would like to sponsor and support this event can approach the parish office for the sponsorship.
The next all Community Praise fest in English led by the “Light of God Youth Group” will be held on 20th December (Friday) from 7:00pm-9:00pm at Alverna Chapel. All Prayer Group members and other community members are requested to make it convenient to attend.
PARISH FAMILY MINISTRY
To celebrate the feast of the Holy Family, Parish Family Ministry is organizing “Family Sports and Fun Day” on the 27th December (Friday) from 8.30 am to 2.30 pm. Families are encouraged to take part by registering their names at the Parish Office. There will be a small fee of QR. 10 per head. There will be no fee for Kids below 5 years. The last date to register will be Friday, 20th December (Friday), please hurry and register at the Parish Office.
Pilgrimage to Holyland is scheduled from 15-22 March 2014. Those who are interested for the pilgrimage can registered the names at the parish office.
CHURCH CALENDAR 2014
The Parish Church Calendar 2014 is available and we request every family should have the church calendar which gives the liturgical readings, mass timings, address and the details of the parish. Those who are going for holidays please do collect the church calendar and it can be given to your family and friends as a Christmas gift.
MARRIAGE PREPARATION TEAM
The parish is looking for volunteers to join the Marriage Preparation Team as Facilitators. If you are Interested to be part of this team, you may contact the parish office.
MAINTAINING THE CLEANLINESS OF THE CHURCH PREMISES AND THE OUTSIDE PARKING
We request every parishioner to maintain the cleanliness in and around the church and the parking area. Please stop throwing garbage anywhere except in the dust bin. Keep the CHURCH PREMISES and the PARKING CLEAN.
New route to Church from June 14th