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General Notices

2019 - AVONA

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Holy Family Cathedral Parish, Kuwait City

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 20 September

1. The English Night Vigil will start at 10:00 pm on Thursday, September 19th. The Vigil Confessions will begin at 9:30 pm.

2. The English Mass for the Children will commence on Friday, 20th September at 10:35 am in the Holy Family Hall.

3. 23rd September, Monday, will be the Memorial of St. Padre Pio.

4. The Nurses Convention, The Great Call 2019, will be held on Saturday, September 28th, in the Holy Family Hall. For Details check the Notice Board.

5. Boys and Girls who have received their First Holy Communion are invited to join the Altar Servers Sodality. Application Forms are available in the Parish Office and the Last Day for registration is September 30th.

6. The Wedding Anniversary Mass will be on Thursday, 3rd October for all those married in the month of October. Register in the Pink Book. The Reception will be in the St. Padre Pio Hall.

7. The Malayalam Marriage Preparation Course will be held on 5th, 12th and 19th October from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the St. Francis Hall of Our Lady of Arabia, Ahmadi Church. The Registration Forms are available at the Parish Office.

8. The Free Medical Camp will be conducted on Sunday, 13th October from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm in Our Church Premises.

9. The Parish Family Fiesta will be held on 18th October, 2019. It will be a full day event filled with food, fun and games. More details to follow shortly. The Parish is counting on your patronage and participation to make the event successful.

10. Each Family can take a copy of the New Pastoral Letter of Bishop Camillo.

11. Please keep always Your Church and All Your Areas clean and tidy.

12. The Gulf Unity Conference will be held in Kuwait on the 8th, 9th and 10th November. All are reminded to pray and help.

Our Lady of Arabia Parish, Ahmadi

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 20 September

1. The children’s Mass at 9:30am will begin on 20th September 2019.

2. “CFC” a Catholic womb to tomb renewal ministry will be conducting a “Christian Life Programme” for all Married Couples. We encourage our dear brothers and sisters to come and experience God’s love, renew and strengthen the family life in the modern world on September 20, 2019, 03:30 PM at the catechism block. For further information kindly read the notice board.

3. Couples celebrating their wedding anniversary in this month are requested to register their names in the parish office. Renewal of marriage vows will be on September 28, Saturday @ 6 PM mass.

4. Parishioners are invited to the see the movie “BROTHER SUN, SISTER MOON” depicting the life of St. Francis of Assisi on September 30, Monday at 6:30 PM in the catechism block,

5. In preparation of the feast of St. Francis of Assisi, there will be three day prayer which will start from Monday, September 30, 2019 at 6:00 PM.

6. POSA (Poor Of St.Antony), a social and charity committee of our parish, is going to start free AutoCad (Computer Aided Design) learning classes for the parishioners who are financially weak.The classes will start from 1st October 2019, Tuesday from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM at the Catechism Block Room No.5 and will continue every Tuesday same time for a period of eight (8) weeks.Minimum qualification to attend the classes is Junior grade/ 10th standard or any Industrial Training Certification. Interested parishioners should register their names in the parish office or with POSA volunteers on or before 28th September 2019. For more details please see the notice board.

7. There will be TRANSITUS of St. Francis of Assisi and mass on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 6:00 PM in the catechism block. Parishioners are cordially invited to come and celebrate the feast of St, Francis Assisi, founder of the Franciscan Order.

St. Thérèse of the Child Jesus Parish, Salmiya

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, 20 September

1. On Saturday, 21 September, we celebrate the Feast of St. Matthew the Apostle.

2. The Saturday oratory program will be held on Saturday, 21 September, from 9:30 to 11:30 am. Children are requested to bring coloring material with them.

3. Altar servers will meet on Saturday, 21 September, from 9:30 to 11:30 am in the courtyard.

4. The 1st orientation session for parents and children of the Sacrament of Confirmation class will be held on Tuesday, 24th September at 7.15pm. Attendance is mandatory.

5. The novena to St. Therese of the Child Jesus begins on Wednesday, 25 September. On Saturday, 28 September we will not recite the novena prayer to our Lady of Perpetual Succor. The festive liturgy of St. Therese will be celebrated on Friday, 04 October for all the Masses.

6. Induction of the girls in the girl’s ministry will be held during the Holy Mass on Thursday, 26 September at 6:30 pm followed by fellowship. Girls, who already belong to the ministry, will renew their commitment.

7. The feast of St. Lawrence Ruiz will be celebrated on Friday, 27 September during the Tagalog mass. For more details take a look at the notice board.

8. There will be “Praise and Worship” in Hindi on Saturday, 28th of September at 3:30pm followed by Holy Mass in Hindi at 4.00pm.

9. Inviting every family in the Parish to kindly collect a copy of the Pastoral letter of our Bishop from the ushers.

10. The Small Christian Community would like to thank all the parishioners for their generosity in providing food articles and toiletries which were distributed to the needy families of our parish and domestic help. In total 190 hampers were distributed. For details kindly see the notice board.

11. Your financial support is requested in the form of donations for Maranatha classes held in our Church. These classes are only for children with special needs. We need this financial support in order to pay the teachers who take care of these children. Donations can be dropped into the Maranatha box kept in the Courtyard.

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, 6 September

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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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