ST. FRANCIS DE SALES CHURCH, KOPARKHAIRANE
SUNDAY 29th MARCH,2019
NOTICE FOR THE WEEK

1. In the Liturgy of 05th Sunday in Lent Martha says to Jesus “If only you had been here my brother would not have died” “IF ONLY” is something we can reflect on.

2. No services in the Church till 17th April 2020 (midnite). You will be informed as regards Masses and other services after that date.

3. We are reaching the most important time of the season of Lent. We need to ask ourselves have we progressed in our thirst for the person of Jesus. As of now we have to wait for instructions from the diocese and from the State Government as regards restarting of Church services.

4. Family Lenten Alms kitty is being given to each family This Money will be used for the needy cancer patients housed in Vashi.

5. Blessed Sacrament Chapel is open from 5.30 am to 8.30 pm. Come and spend time with HIM.

6. Sunday the 04th of April is Palm Sunday. We begin the Passion Week. We hope to offer you reflections during these days.

7. Kindly pay your Church Community fund before the 31st of March 2020.

8. Pope Francis gave us a thought provoking message on 27th March at the Urbi et Orbi in Rome based on the Gospel of Mark: 4: 35-41
"We are entering into the crucial period of the Corona virus pandemic. It is our individual responsibility as well as our collective responsibility to be people who are responsible. Let us cooperate with our Church authorities and our Government in order to arrest the spread of it."



Fr. Mario D'Souza msfs
Parish Priest
29.03.2019