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General Notices


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Holy Family Cathedral Parish, Kuwait City

Announcements for the week beginning:  Friday, November 26

1. We have begun the holy season of Advent this weekend.

2. The Feast of St. Andrew the Apostle will be on Tuesday, November 30th.

3. The silent Holy Hour Adoration will be in the Cathedral from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm on 2nd December, the First Thursday. The Mass will commence at 6:30 pm.

4. St. Francis Xavier will be remembered on December 3rd.

Our Lady of Arabia Parish, Ahmadi

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, November 26

1. Apostolic Vicariate of Northern Arabia (AVONA) denies any affiliation to a lay group called “HELPING HANDS” that is conducting events using the name and picture of Our Lady of Arabia Church, Ahmadi, to seek financial contributions for house constructions. Parishioners are all hereby alerted and informed that this group does not have any approval from the Catholic Church in Kuwait, nor does the Church have any clarity or information about its membership, activities or finances. Contributions to this group will be at your own personal discretion / risk.

2. Parents accompanying/attending with children below five (5) years for participating in Eucharistic Celebration are kindly requested to occupy Babies Room or Annex in order to avoid any inconvenience/disturbance during the Holy Mass.

St. Thérèse of the Child Jesus Parish, Salmiya

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, November 26

Salmiya Church has Live-Streaming of Holy Mass. There is a daily Mass in English at 6:30 pm. The live-streaming schedule of Masses is posted on the Salmiya Parish App. Online link for the Masses will be posted on a daily basis.

Please note that this is the link for the St. Thérèse Parish Youtube Channel.

1. We begin the Season of Advent and the new Liturgical Year. Let us celebrate this season preparing our hearts for the birth of our Christ.

2. The Advent wreath service will be held before the beginning of the mass at all the masses on Fridays commencing from Friday, 26th of November.

3. There will be a Holy Rosary in Hindi tomorrow, Saturday, at 3:30pm followed by a Holy Mass at 4:00pm.

4. The Novena for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception will commence on Monday, 29th of November and will go on till Tuesday, 7th of December. The Rosary will begin at 5:50pm followed by the Novena at 6:10pm daily. On the 3rd of December being 1st Friday of the month, the Novena will be recited immediately after the 7:15om Holy Mass.

5. We celebrate the Feast of St. Andrew, the Apostle on Tuesday, 30th of November.

6. The festive mass of St. Francis Xavier will be celebrated in Konkani on Friday, 3rd of December at 4:30pm.

7. We celebrate the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of Our Lady on Wednesday, 8th of December. There will be an additional mass in English at 5:00pm & Mass in Tagalog at 9:30pm.

8. The Filipino Simbang Gabi or the Misa De Gallo will be celebrated from December 15-23 at 9:30pm and December 16-24 at 4:30am. On these days, the daily 5:45am morning mass will be celebrated in the courtyard.

9. In the spirit of Christmas, the Salmiya Parish Youth would like to present Christmas hampers to around 100 maids and drivers. To register, please refer to the notice board for details. Parishioners who can sponsor some of the hampers are most welcome.

10. All those desiring to get married in 2022 are requested to register at the parish office one year prior to their marriage. Registrations are necessary even for an NOC.

11. Our parish reaches out to the children with special needs, through a Programmed called Maranatha. This programmed sees to their education and training from 7:30am – 11:30am from Sundays to Thursdays. Parents who have need of this service, please contact Fr. Johnson as soon as possible. We begin classes on 1st of December 2021. We are also in need of a Teachers and volunteers to help in this service. Anyone interested please approach Fr. Savio anytime.

12. Parishioners are gently reminded not to come to Church if they are carrying symptoms associated with Covid-19. This is for everyone's own safety.

13. Mass Intentions for the year 2022 can be booked through the self-completed envelope kept in the courtyard and exit door of the Church. Please include KD2/- per intention and deposit it in the drop boxes provided.

14. For official work connected with the Parish Office, please send an email to and you will receive a reply. The Parish office timings in the morning from 9:00am - 12 noon and in the evening from 5:30 - 7:30 pm. On Fridays, the office remains closed.

St. Daniel Comboni Parish, Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh

Announcements for the week beginning: Friday, November 26

1. The season of Advent begins on Nov. 28, Sunday. Let us prepare spiritually to celebrate Christmas.

2. The feast of St. Francis Xavier is on Dec. 3. The Konkani community celebrates the feast of St. Francis Xavier on Dec. 4, Saturday during the Konkani Holy Mass in the first basement at 7.00 p.m.

3. Mask is mandatory for Holy Mass.

4. The civil inauguration of Bahrain Cathedral is on 9th December and the blessing of the Cathedral is on Dec. 10. It was a great dream of our late bishop Camillo. He is praying for us from above. Our people contributed generously to build the Cathedral. Due to the present situation, there will not be a solemn inauguration and blessing. Very limited people can attend it. I thank you for all your cooperation and generosity. God bless all of you.



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