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HOLY WEEK. SERVICE TIMES 2022

THERE WILL BE NO HOLY SPIRIT NOVENA ON TUESDAY HOLY HOUR AND BENEDICTION WILL BE HELD ON MONDAY , TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY AT 6.00 PM. NO AFTERNOON MASS ON WEDNESDAY MORNING MASS AT 6.30 AM ON ALL THREE DAYS , MONDAY, TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY

MAUNDY THURSDAY

  • 4.00 pm SERVICE
  • 6.30 pm SERVICE

*WASHIING OF FEET AT BOTH MASSES

HOLY HOURS

  • 8.00 TO 8.45 SUNDAY SCHOOL / ALTAR SERVERS
  • 8.45 TO 9.45 PM. ALL SODALITIES ( SHC, LEGION, SVP)
  • 9.45 to 10.15 ..SINHALA HALF HOUR
  • 10.15 TO 10.45 TAMIL HALF HOUR.
  • 1O.45 TO 11.15 YOUTH
  • 11.15 TO MIDNIGHT . PARISH HOUR

GOOD FRIDAY WAY OF THE CROSS.

  • 7.00 AM ENGLISH
  • 8.30 AM SINHALA
  • 10.00 AM TAMIL

GOOD FRIDAY SERVICE

  • 3.00 PM
  • 6.00 PM

HOLY SATURDAY

  • 7.00 pm HOLY MASS ORGANIZED BY SMCG PRECIDED BY HIS EXCELLENCY, ARCHBISHOP BRIAN UDAIGWE, THE APOSTOLIC NUNCIO IN SRI LANKA

  • SECOND MASS 10.00 PM

*EASTER SUNDAY

  • 7.00 am
  • 8.30 am
  • 10.30 am
  • 12 Noon

ALL MASSES IN ENGLISHTHERE WILL BE NO EVENING MASS

Anniversary masses There will be a special mass for Couples celebrating their wedding Anniversaries, from January 2022, every 4th week. (at the 10.30 mass) Please give in your names to the parish office at the beginning of each month.

Rev Fr. Augustine Vallooran will be conducting the Holy Spirit Novena from 5th January 2022. (Wednesday) The Holy spirit Novena will commence at 6.10pm, as usual, followed by Holy Mass at 6.30 pm.

IMPORTANT From the 2nd week of January, the Holy spirit Novena will be held every TUESDAY ( commencing 11th Jan), with 15 minutes of praise and worship at 6.15pm, followed by Novena mass at 6.30pm.

Parish visits will commence from January 2022. It will be appreciated if all parish books are updated.

Regular Masses

Week Day Masses

  • Monday - 6:30 AM
  • Tuesday – 6.30 AM
  • Wednesday : 12:15 PM , 06:10 PM (Novena)
  • Thursday – 6:30 AM
  • Friday -12:15 PM , 06:10 PM (Novena)

Novenas

  • Wednesday – 6:10 pm Novena to the Holy Spirit followed by Holy Mass.
  • Friday – 06.30 Novena to Infant Jesus followed by Holy Mass.

Holy Hour

Every First Friday of the Month 05:30 – 6:30 Holy Hour followed by Holy Mass.

Week End Masses

Saturday

  • 07:00 AM (mass on 01 st Saturday will be held in the grotto, Subject to Weather conditions)
  • 06:15 Mass (Valid for Sunday Obligation)

Sunday

  • 07:00 AM
  • 08:30 AM
  • 10:30 AM
  • 12:00 NOON
  • 06:00 PM.

* 7:00am Mass 1st Sunday (Sinhala), 3rd Sunday (Tamil). All Masses are in English except where noted.