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Holy Week Services

11-11-2018, MISSION SUNDAY:-
We have the World Mission Sunday celebrated in our Parish on 11th Nov 2018.
We have the combined Holy Mass at 7:30am in English & Kannada. After the Holy Mass, we have the Food fest, Auction of Sarees offered to our Blessed Mother Mary, other articles and Gifts bought for the offertory. Please be generous with your participation and presence.
Regarding the Food Fest, those who wish to put up the stalls may contact the Parish priest to avoid confusion and repetition. Please don’t prepare breakfast at your home on that day.
Envelopes sent from the Diocese would be distributed and you are requested to kindly return them with your contribution latest by 11th Nov 2018.
Evening mass at 5:00pm remains the same and no change.

02-11-2018, ALL SOULS DAY:-
Commemoration of all the Faithful departed.
Morning 6:30am : Holy Mass in English in the Church
            6:30am : Holy Mass in Kannada at the Cemetery Chapel and blessing of the Tombs
Evening 6:00pm : Holy Mass in English in the Church
            6:45pm : Holy Mass in Kannada in the Church
No adoration will be there on that day.
Anyone praying for the dead in a cemetery can gain an indulgence applicable to the dead.
A plenary indulgence from 1st of November to 8th of November and partial indulgence on other days.
On 2nd November one planning indulgence applicable to the dead can be gained under the usual condition by visiting the Church, receive sacraments and prayer for the Pope’s intention.

01-11-2018, ALL SAINTS DAY (Solemnity):-
It is a day of obligation. Also, we celebrate Kannada Rajyotsava and pray for the state.
Morning 6:30am : Holy Mass in Kannada followed by Flag hoisting.
Evening 6:30pm : Holy Mass in English.

01-04-2018, EASTER SUNDAY:-
7:00am : Holy Mass in English
8:30am : Holy Mass in Kannada
5:30pm : Holy Mass in English

31-03-2018, HOLY SATURDAY:-
8:15pm : Easter Vigil Services in English
11:15pm : Easter Vigil Services in Kannada
Each one to bring the Candle
Bring the Bottle to carry the Holy water

30-03-2018, GOOD FRIDAY:-
10:00am : Way of the Cross + Services in English
03:00pm : Passion Play (Stations of the Cross in Dramatic play + Services)
in Kannada and Veneration of the Cross
A day of Fast and Abstinence
Day to return the Lenten Offering Jar

29-03-2018, MAUNDY THURSDAY:-
5:00pm : Services in English
6:45pm : Services in Kannada followed by Adoration till 12:00pm