Updated: 19 January 2017
Rev. Fr. Lennie J.A. Connully OFM Cap.
Golden Jubilee Souvenir: In view of the Golden Jubilee of our parish, the parish wants to reach out to some of the needy of the parish like offering educational help to 50 children of our parish. Please buy the Jubilee Souvenirs of different kinds available in the church compound and the book shop and help us help those in need.
The Filipino Community is celebrating the Festival of Sto. Nino on 27th January, Friday from 10 am to 3 pm. There will be a procession and the community is requested to bring their Sto. Nino images. There will be a cultural program after the Filipino mass. All are welcome to attend the festival.
The Sri Lankan Catholic Community in the UAE is celebrating Commemorative Festive mass and retreat of St. Joseph Vaz on 3rd February at St. Paul’s Church, Mussafah from 9.00AM to 5.30PM. The retreat will commence at 9 am and will be conducted by Rev. Fr. Joseph Miranda and concludes with High Mass. All Sri Lankans are invited to join this celebration.
Selection of New Lectors: Audition to select new lectors will be held on Saturday, 28th January in the Mini Hall from 4 PM to 6 PM and NOT on the 4th February. Those who are interested to join the Ministry of Lectors, please register online www.saintmarysdubai.org before Wednesday, 25th January.
Samaritan Ministry is organizing 2 courses: IELTS preparation course and Beginner's Arabic Course. For course outline and registration details, please check the Church website or the Samaritan Notice Board next to the parish office. Limited seats. Last date of registration is 25th January.
To help with ‘Mercithon, A Walk for Hope’, Samaritans Ministry is looking for a crew of dedicated volunteers who are outspoken and engaged volunteers to strengthen our efforts to ensure that no one faces cancer alone. Join us to make a difference. Please contact email@example.com or check the notice board.
St. Mary’s Filipino Community Choir opens its membership to all Filipino musicians and singing enthusiasts. Interested individuals may approach any of its members after the 6 pm mass on Sundays. For those interested, please contact Christian Sebastian 0561478741 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bible Alive, Church Calendar 2017 and the Didache book are still available in the church compound and in the bookshop.