St. Michael's Church


Fourth Week of Lent 2017  




1. Youth Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, 25th March at 7 pm at St. Francis of Assisi Chapel
2. Lenten Confession for Children
Parents are requested to kindly note the date and time of Children's Confession in preparation of lent:
On Saturday, 25th March- Grades 7, 8, and Teens
On Saturday 1st April - Grades 4, 5 and 6
There will be preparation in Parish Hall from 9.00 AM to 9.30 AM, followed by confession till 12. 00 noon
3. Lectors meeting
Lectors' meeting is scheduled on Monday, 27th March 2017 at 8 pm in room No. 310
(Above the Canteen). All Lectors are expected to attend this meeting
4. School Books Exchange Offer
The Parish with help of Jesus Youth is organizing the event of Academic textbook exchange offer for the students from KG to Grade 12 on Saturday 25th March from 5pm to 9.30pm and on Friday 31st March from 07 am to 09.30 pm at Church premises. Those who are interested can donate and receive the books irrespective of syllabus.
5. My Lenten Sacrifice Envelope:
Every family and individual is requested to take "My Lenten Sacrifice for the poor and needy envelopes" which are available in the Church premises and Office
6. Sacrament of reconciliation
Parishioners are encouraged to go for Sacrament of Reconciliation before the
Holy Week
7. Response of faithful during Holy Mass
We request parishioners not to rush through the prayers and response during Holy Mass, but to recite them slowly and meditatively. Thank you
8. Konkani Lenten Retreat
Konkani Lenten Retreat will be held on Monday 27th March to Thursday 30th March from 06.30pm to 9.30 PM. Fr. Franklin D'Souza will be the resource person for this retreat.
9. Tamil Retreat will be held on 3rd to 06th April.


Fr. Varghese Chempoly OFM Cap.
The Parish Priest