Parish feast is an occasion to come together, work together, rejoice and thank the Lord for all the blessings. In other words it is the time to celebrate. I wish all of you a very happy feast. May the Lord bless all of you, through the intercession of our patron “ Guardian Angel”.
Pascal vigil was celebrated on Saturday at 7.00 P.M. Pascal rites were conducted with a theme “ Life in Christ is the proof of Resurrection”. Ft. Ivan conducted the rites and shared a thought provoking homily and concelebratd the holy Eucharist with Fr. Charles Menezes. Fr. Mathew was the main celebrant. After the mass, the winners and all the participants of the bible quiz from 18 wards were awarded a prize.
GOODFRIDAY - 2018
“Cross of Jesus Christ proclaims a message to mankind”. In his homily Fr. Mathew Vas shared the significance of cross as the sign of love, victory, hope, obedience and sacrifice. The days liturgy and a meaningful way of the cross at noon was conducted both by Fr Mathew and Fr. Ivan. A large number of parishioners attended devotedly in the liturgy of the day.
MAUNDY THURSDAY 2018
Maundy Thursday was observed on 29th March to commemorate the last supper and the institution of the Holy Eucharist by Jesus Christ. “ Reaching out in loving service, lets was each other Feet” was the theme of celebration. Being the main celebrant Fr. Mathew washed the feet of twelve persons. Fr. Ivan delivered an enlightening homily during mass, inviting the parishioners, not to just remember, but to do it in memory. The Eucharistic ministers renewed their commitment. At the end Fr. Mathew Vas conducted an adoration be fitting the occasion – Jesus at the garden of Getsemony.
PALM SUNDAY – 2018
March 25th was observed as Palm Sunday. Palms were blessed at the Guardian Angel School premises at 7.30 A.M. Thereafter the parishioners went in a procession to the church. Vicar Fr. Mathew Vas was the main celebrant and Asst. Fr. Ivan D’ Souza concelebrant at the Eucharistic celebration.