Lenten Season

A JOURNEY WITH GOD (LENT ) – 2019

Ash Wednesday -2019
Ash Wednesday falls on 6 th March , It is the day of Fasting and Abstinence.
On that day we have 3 Masses.
Holy mass at 6 am- The Blessing of the Ashes and Applying of the Ashes during the mass
Holy mass at 7am – only Applying of the Ashes during the mass
Holy mass at 6pm only Applying of the Ashes during the mass
Lenten Proramme-2019
> Everyday during Lent we have Holy Rosary at 10.30a.m and also we have an hour of
Adoration from 9. pm to 10 pm in the adoration chapel.
> Those who wish to take Deeksha during Lent Can take on Ash Wednesday, They will be given
a Lenten Cross. It is a Symbol of Mortification and they have to follow certain Mortifications
strictly throughout the Lent , for example AVOID MEAT, NO SMOKING, NO ALCOHOL,
PARTICIPATE IN HOLY MASS EVERYDAY POSSIBLE, WAY OF THE CROSS.

EVERY WEDNESDAY AT 5.15PM we have WAY OF THE CROSS in TELUGU followed by
6.PM.HOLY MASS (ENGLISH) AND WAY OF THE CROSS in ENGLISH,

EVERY FRIDAY AT 5.15P.M WE HAVE WAY OF THE CROSS IN TAMIL,
6.PM MASS IN (ENGLISH) FOLLOWED BY WAY OF THE CROSS IN ENGLISH.

On All Wednesdays and Fridays we have also Way of the Cross, Holy Mass even at 12 Noon,
during Lent.

> During Lent season a special collection will be taken. The special Envelopes are placed for the
collection. You may drop them in the Lenten Campaign Mite Box or any other mite Box. At the
end of the season we will send that Money to the Archdiocesan Office.
> 40 th day Penitential Walk Pilgrimage is organized on Palm Sunday April 14 th towards St.
Joseph`s Cathedral, Gunfoundry, Come and participate, experience the pinch of Lord`s
Suffering.

Lenten convention -2019
>A Three day convention (Holy Land Experience) will be conducted on April 5 th , 6 th & 7 th
(Friday, Saturday & Sunday) Public Holidays from 10 am to 4pm by Rev .Fr. Jose Kannampally
from Pota . Come ! and experience God`s Love abundantly, prepare for Grace filled HOLY
WEEK and Holy Mysteries of EASTER.