"എന്റെ പിതാവേ, എന്നു നീ എന്നെ വിളിക്കുമെന്നും എന്റെ മാര്ഗം നീ ഉപേക്ഷിക്കുകയില്ലെന്നും ഞാന് പ്രതീക്ഷിച്ചു"
Fr. Alex Vachaparambil OFM Cap
Welcome to the Malayalee Catholic Charismatic Renewal Movement of the St. Mary's Church, Dubai. This website invites you to know more about the St. Mary's Church and the various Malayalam Charismatic ministries. Let us be open to the promptings of the Holy Spirit and be closer to God
The Extent of the Season of Lent
The "forty days" of Lent** constitute the first part of the whole paschal cycle that reaches from Ash Wednesday through Triduum until Pentecost Sunday. Seen in its relationship to the Easter celebrations, Lent serves as a preparation for the Easter mysteries.
Lent itself begins on Ash Wednesday with the proclamation from the prophet Joel, "Proclaim a fast..." It ends at the Evening MassRead More
Fr. Alex Vachaparambil will be hearing confession in the church on the following timing. This will be updated on every Monday morning
|Monday||11-03-2019||6.00 A.M---6.20 & 6.40--7.15 A.M (Chapel Side)||12.00 Noon ---12.30 P.M|
|Tuesday||12-03-2019||6.45 A.M---7.15 A.M( Chapel Side)|
|Wednesday||13-03-2019||6.45 A.M---7.15 A.M|
|Thursday||14-03-2019||6.00 A.M---6.20 & 6.40--7.15 A.M (Chapel Side)|
|Friday||15-03-2019||4.45 P.M---5.30 P.M|
|Saturday||16-03-2019||5.00 P.M ----5.45 P.M|
|Sunday||17-03-2019||6.45 A.M--7.15 A.M||6.00 P.M ---6.45 P.M|
Last Updated on 10th March 2019, 10:12:10 pm
A former lawyer who left his profession to become a Capuchin Franciscan priest, Saint Fidelis of Sigmaringen has his liturgical memorial on April 24.
Fidelis' life bridged the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, a time of religious conflict in Western Europe. He died at the hands of a mob while preaching in Switzerland, where he had gone to combat the Calvinist heresy.
The future “Fidelis” received the name of Mark Rey at the time of his birth, during 1577 in present-day Germany. Mark studied at the University of Freiburg, and worked for a time as a private tutor. Eventually he went back to the university and earned his law degree around 1611.
Though he had already shown signs of devotion to God and studied canon law alongside civil law, Mark opted for a secular career as an attorney. Within a year he was known as “the poor man’s lawyer” because of his concern for the needy. JustRead More