Sacred Heart Cathedral
1, Ashok Place, New Delhi.
Church Notices 5th Ordinary Sunday 7th February, 2016
1.We have a special session which is organized for all the members of the associations in our parish after the 9am mass today. The Honorable Supreme Court Judge Mr. Kurien Joseph will be the resource person for the session. We request all the association members to attend this session without fail.
2.Dear friends, the contribution that we made to the flood affected Chennai victims amounts to Rs. 42,000. Thank you all for your generous contribution.
3.This year we commence the Holy Season of Lent on the 10th of February (Coming Wednesday), being the Ash Wednesday. Masses on the Ash Wednesday will be as per the week day schedule. As you are well aware, it is a day of fast and abstinence. Kindly note that we won’t have the Novena to our Lady of Perpetual Succor on the Ash Wednesday.
4.This is a kind reminder to all of you to bring back the blessed Palm leaves which you had taken during last Palm Sunday. Kindly hand it over to our Sacristan Mr. Antony by tomorrow.
5.As is the usual custom of the church, we will have the Stations of the Cross on all Fridays at 5 pm in Hindi and at 6.30 pm in English. We request all of you to take part in these special Lenten devotions to experience the tremendous mercy and compassion of Our Loving Father. We also urge you to be generous in your contributions during the Lenten season as it will be used for the campaign against hunger and disease.
6.The universal church celebrates the Holy Childhood Sunday on the 14th of February (next Sunday) this year. There will be a special collection towards the Holy Childhood Society Fund next Sunday. Also kindly take the envelope as you go out of the church for your special contribution towards this noble cause.
7.Dear friends, all those who have enrolled their names for the pilgrimage to Sardhana (coming Saturday) are requested to be at the Church premises latest by 6.30 am.
8.As it was decided in the Parish Council meeting, we would like to celebrate the Matrimonial silver jubilee of those couples who are members of our parish. We request all the couples who are celebrating their Matrimonial Silver Jubilee starting from January 2015 till April 2016 to kindly submit your Marriage certificates at the help desk or in the parish office by the 15th of February.
9.Voice of Delhi and Dilli Vani are available at the Help desk. Kindly get a copy for yourself.
Feast in the coming week: 11th February – Our Lady of Lourdes
Fr. Maria Susai