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Church of Our Lady of Health of Velankanni, Irla


Announcements for 19th Sunday Ordinary Time-07.08.2022

  1. Vianney Sunday, is celebrated on August 07. It is a day on which we remember and pray for the Priests who work in our Parish and Archdiocese. A prayer for priests will be recited at all Masses.

A second collection will be made for the clergy fund at all Masses.

  1. Prison Ministry Sunday is celebrated on August 14.
  2. Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is celebrated on Monday August 15. It is a day of obligation. A prayer of consecration to the Immaculate Heart of Mary will prayed at all Masses.

There will be no evening Mass.

  1. We celebrate India’s 75th Independence Day on August 15. Our nation’s flag will be hoisted after the 7:00 am Mass. Please attend in large numbers.
  2. The following Enrolment forms for Lectors for the forthcoming Nativity devotions are available in the Parish Office (from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon and from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.) and Religious Article Stall (on Saturdays).

* Ushers : Kindly return the same latest by August 15.

* Lectors : Kindly return the same latest by August 21.

Fr. Clement D Lima

Parish Priest


       Fr. Clement De Lima
                Parish Priest


Fr. Ivan Mascarenhas
           Asst. Parish Priest
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