Announcements for 5th Sunday of Lent

5th Sunday of Lent

Retreat is conducted today, Sunday for the youth in the Parish Hall from 9 am to 2.00pm.

Convents in our Parish are assigned with different SCC groups and request the sisters to start attending the SCC meetings from this month which would be your pastoral ministry in the local Parish. The list is sent to you and also in the SCC leaders group to know which convent sisters would be attending the SCC meetings. Concerned Parish Clergy will guide them.

The Holy Ghost Church Website is updated and new features are added like you can book masses online using QR code or NEFT. Please visit the website for more details.

There will be novena in Tamil on 7th April, at 11.00 am, first Thursday of the Month.

We need volunteers for taking collections in the Sunday English mass. Those who would like offer this service for the church may give your names to Mr. Sylvester after the mass.

Students who have finished SSLC and interested to become priest, meet the priests to help you.

Confessions are heard daily from 6 pm – 7pm next to the Adoration chapel. You are encouraged to make your confession and not wait for last day of lent.

Chrism mass will be celebrated at St.Francis Xavier Cathedral on Wednesday 6th April at 10.30 am

There is a free health check up camp organized on 9th April Saturday from 10am – 2.00pm by St. Martha’s Hospital. You can come for cardiology, ortho, General Physician, Gynaecologist, ENT, Ophthamologist and nutricionist. Please come and make use of this opportunity.

Next Sunday 10th April, is Palm Sunday and the beginning of holy week. Mass timings for next Sunday:

English :5.30 am, 9.30 am & 6.30pm ; Tamil : 6.30am, 10.45 am; Kannada : 8.00am & 5.00pm 

The palms will be distributed at the church gate and will be blessed in front of the Parish Office followed by the procession to the church for mass.

Admissions are open to Tarbes community college from girls and women for technical courses.


Parish Priest