The Catholic Church in Kuwait: General and Parish Notices

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General Notices


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Holy Family Cathedral Parish, Kuwait City

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 17 January

1.  January 20th, Monday, will be the Pre-Baptism Seminar for the parents and godparents from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm in the Holy Family Hall. Kindly register in the Parish Office.

2.  Kindly say a prayer for all the Priests who are going to Bahrain for the Clergy Meeting from Monday to Thursday, 20th to 23rd January.  Here in the Cathedral, everything will be at the usual timings.

3.  The ongoing strong volcanic eruptions in Batangas, Philippines have made about half million people homeless.  In addition to this, the Southern Part of the Philippines have been struck by typhoon and earthquakes by which many have also lost their homes and properties.  As a sign of our love and solidarity with these suffering people, the Parish is requesting for your financial support.  In the Church Compound, we have set up counters where you can give your contributions for these victims.  Your generosity is very much appreciated.

Our Lady of Arabia Parish, Ahmadi

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 17 January

1.  There will be NO masses from the evening of January 20, Monday up January 23, Thursday due to the Priests meeting in Bahrain.

St. Therese of the Child Jesus Parish, Salmiya

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 17 January

1.  We wish you a happy feast of Our Lady of Arabia, the patroness of our Vicariate. Let us pray for our Bishop Camillo and the clergy and all the parishioners of the Vicariate.

2.  We pray for the repose of the soul of GABRIEL PEREIRA father of Father Franco Pereira, who passed away on 14 January.

3.  We pray for greater unity among Christians, as we keep the Christian Unity week from 18 to 25 January.

4.  The priests from our parish will go for the Clergy meeting to Bahrain from 20 to 23 January. Communion service will be held in the morning from 21 to 23 January.

5.  The Novena prayer to Don Bosco will be recited after the Rosary from 22 to 30 January.

6.  There will be Praise and Worship in Hindi on Saturday, 25th January at 3:30 pm followed by Mass in Hindi at 4.00 pm.

7.  On Thursday, 30 January Gods Love Community is organizing a special anointing at 5.15 pm and thereafter a Holy Mass at 6.30 pm for children appearing for the Board exams. We invite children to come and be blessed.

8.  The First Holy Communion for the Syro-Malabar children will be on Friday, 17 April and for the Latin rite on Friday, 15 May 2020.

9.  The Sacrament of Confirmation will be conferred on Friday, 1 May 2020.

10. Let us continue to contribute 1 KD every month for our cathedral in Bahrain.


Please check the notice-board and the Parish App for additional details of all announcements.                                           


1. The Parish Office timings are as follows: 9:00 am to 12:00 noon and 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm or by appointment. The office is closed on Fridays.

2. We request parents with infants to occupy only Room # 1 during the Mass.

3. Our new parish app is now available for Android and Apple devices. It is updated with parish events, announcements and Catholic material. Visit for links to download it for free.

4. Parishioners who bring their vehicles to Church are kindly requested to abide by Kuwait's traffic rules whilst parking so as to not inconvenience others. "Do unto others, as you would have them do to you" should henceforth be our motto whilst parking.

5. On Fridays from 9.00 am to 12.00 noon the Hospital Visitation members are available to visit the sick at the hospitals & homes to pray with them and comfort them. Holy Communion will be given to the sick upon request.

St. Daniel Comboni Parish, Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 20 December     


1.  Do not park vehicle in premises of the basements. Please take care not to block traffic. It will affect adversely the running of the basements. Next week is Christmas. When you come to Church or central school, please do not park vehicle on the road and block traffic. People are complaining about blocking the vehicles and traffic. It is a serious issue. Please cooperate

2.  Please take care to control the volume of the loud speakers. Please do not provoke others with loud volumes.

3.  Do not put anything on the notice board without explicit permission from the parish priest.

4.  Confessions in preparation to Christmas is going on. It will end on 23rd December at 8 p.m. However, on 23rd December there will be no confession from 10.30 a.m. to 12 noon.

5.  Confession for children is on 21st Dec. from 9 a.m. to 12 noon.

6.  Catholic Knanaya - community celebrates the feast of St. Stephan in the Integrated school on 27th December at 9.30 a.m.

7.  Next week there will be no Catechism classes and holy Mass of Catechism. However there will be a holy Mass in Syro Malabar rite at 10.45 a.m.


1. Kindly avoid gathering in groups and chatting outside the premises.

2. Please do not light any kind of candles anywhere in the hall or classes.

3. Please do not make use of the building parking place to park your car. This place is allotted ONLY for the people who live in the building. If you come for Mass by car, kindly park your car on the other side of the road and walk to the hall. Thank you for your co- operation.




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