26th Sunday of the Ordinary Times


1.   Today we celebrate the feast of St Vincent De Paul Society.  We appreciate and thank them for their service to the parish community. We also thank our parishioners who contribute their mite for the cause of the needy through S.V.P. Society.


2.  On Saturday this week 2nd October ICYM organizes ‘Udkanth Udkana’ an inter-ward competition for Bejai parishioners from 1.30 pm to 4.00 pm.  Kindly enroll your team by this Monday, 27th September 2021.


3.     The month of October is dedicated to Our Lady of the Rosary. We will be reciting rosary in the church every day at 4.30 pm.  We encourage you to pray the Rosary in your homes along with your family.


4.     We would like to plan Confirmation Catechism for the 8th and 9th grade students. We request the parents of 8th and 9th grade students to attend the preparatory meeting on Saturday, 2nd October soon after 5.00 pm mass in the church.


5.     The parishioners are hereby requested to apply for minority scholarships. The Catholic Sabha Community Empowerment office at Milagres Church will help you to process scholarship applications.  For details kindly see the notice board.


6.     The newly elected officer bearers of Monthi Saibinichi Sabha are as follows:

a.      President : Mrs Joyce D’Souza

b.     Secretary : Mrs Rose Marie D’Souza

c.      Treasurer : Mrs Shalet Pinto

We wish them well and congratulate them.


7.     St Aloysius College provides quality Civil Service education with concessional course fees. For more information contact the Parish Priest or see the notice board.


8.     The contribution received towards the feast of Nativity is Rs. 1,92,000/- . Total expenses Rs. 1,34,671/- . The excess of income over expenditure is Rs. 57,329/- which has been credited to parish medical fund. We remain grateful to you and in particular we thank the Monthi  Saibinichi Sabha.

9.     Meetings:

a.      There will be a meeting of the Parish Pastoral Parishad on coming Sunday, 3rd October, at 9.00 am in Bejai Church Hall.


10.   Coming Sunday’s Liturgical arrangements: 

     a. Saturday: 5.00 p.m. mass –St Francis Assisi ward, Kodialguthu

     b. Sunday:   7.00 a.m. mass –Catholic Sabha, Bejai

          c. Sunday :  4.30 p.m. mass –Little Flower of Jesus ward, Lalbagh


11.   Donation received towards the Renovation of Don Bosco Hall:

a.   Mr. Wilfred Gonsalves & Fly.,  Our Lady of  the Rosary ward, C. M. Lower - Rs, 10,000/-

b.  N. N.,  - Rs. 10,000/-

c.   N. N., - Rs. 10,000/-


12.   Donation received towards Food Kits:

a.      N. N., Our Lady of Rosary ward, C. M. Lower-1,000/-


13.            Previous Sunday’s Collection: Rs. 21,520/-


Thank you very much for your generosity and God bless you all.




Bejai                                                                            Parish Priest

26.09.2021                                                               St Francis Xavier Church 

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