Sacred Heart Cathedral
1, Ashok Place, New Delhi.
Church Notices 1st Sunday of Lent 14th February, 2016
1.Dear friends, the universal church celebrates the Holy Childhood Sunday today. There will be a special collection towards the Holy Childhood Society Fund at all masses today. Also kindly take the envelope as you go out of the church for your special contribution towards this genuine cause.
2.There will be a combined meeting of parish council and catholic association after the 9am mass. All the members are requested to attend the meeting without fail.
3.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 also urge you to be more generous in your contribution during the Lenten season, and especially during the Stations of the Cross on all Fridays, which will be used for the campaign against hunger and disease.
4.Dear friends, the Stations of the Cross (on all Fridays) during the Lenten season will be organized by various Associations and groups of our parish which will be coordinated by the parish fathers. We request you to kindly follow the schedule given below.
DATEHINDI – 5.00pmENGLISH – 6.30pm
19-02-2016Legion of MaryYouth Group
26-02-2016SCC Units (5 Units)St. Vincent De Paul Society
04-03-2016Catechetical Dept. (Hindi)Catechetical Dept. (English)
11-03-2016Choir and Altar ServersSCC Units (5 Units)
18-03-2016Parish CouncilCatholic Association
The In charge or coordinators of all the given associations and groups are requested to consult the parish fathers at least a week before to plan out the organizing of way of the cross in a meaningful way.
5.Dear friends, our parish is organizing the Annual Lenten Retreat for three days beginning from the 3rd of March (Timing: from 6pm till 8pm). We request all our parishioners to kindly block these days (i.e. 3rd, 4th and 5th of March) and avail of this opportunity to spiritually renew our commitment to our Lord Jesus Christ. We invite all of you to be part of this Retreat.
6.The annual exams for the catechism children will be held on the 10th of April and so we request all the children and teachers to prepare for the same well in advance.
Fr. Maria Susai