Forthcoming Events

Khandala Retreat

A retreat at Khandala will be preached by Fr Savio de Sales, Secretary, Commission for Liturgy, and assistant Parish Priest at St Anthony Church, Vakola. The Retreat will be conducted from Thursday, November 7 to Sunday morning, November 10, 2019, at St Xavier's Villa, Khandala. Names will be registered on payment of Rs 1800/- on a first come, first served basis.

This year, the theme chosen by the preacher is 'HAVE A HEART'.Those desirous of seeking details or joining the Retreat may e-mail: or contact one of the organisers: Rosita 99308 93636; Terence 98207 04931; Norma 98217 32098; Lew 99203 64150 or Archie 98201 37482.

Spiritual Growth Retreat: A silent Retreat, conducted by the Jesuit priests at Vinayalaya Retreat House, Andheri (E) from Friday, Sept. 27 (8 am) to Sunday, Sept. 29 (4 pm). For details and registration, contact or 2687 1975.

ATMA DARSHAN programmes

1. Stress Management : Sept. 20 - 22, 2019

2. Wholistic Wellbeing (Level Seeker) : Oct. 5 - 6, 2019

3. Empowerment Retreat for Widows : Oct. 18 - 20, 2019

4. Leadership Retreat : Oct. 24 - 31, 2019

For Registration & Inquiry, contact ATMA DARSHAN, Gyan Ashram Campus, Mahakali Caves Road, Andheri (E), Mumbai. Tel: (022) 2836 3120/ 2824 2419; Mobile: (+91) 97696 94422 (WhatsApp)

Diwali Camps at St Stanislaus Villa, Lonavla

'Catholic Family Holiday Camp'

Camp 1: 5 Days - Wed. Oct. 23 to Sun. Oct. 27

Camp 2: 5 Days - Wed. Oct. 30 to Sun. Nov. 3

'Seniors' Holiday Dhamaka'

Camp 3: 5 Days - Wed Nov. 6 to Sun. Nov. 10

Introducing the 'Seniors' Holiday Dhamaka' - a Camp tailor-made just for our dear seniors. We want to show the youth that age is a matter of the mind, and that having fun grows with experience.

For all the above camps, there is a bus available for those interested. For registration, get in touch with the Parish Office, St Peter's Church, Hill Road, Bandra. Tel: 2645 9474; 2642 3098 or WhatsApp 'Family Holiday Camp' or 'Seniors Holiday Dhamaka' to Fr Gerard C. Rodricks, SJ 92232 62524.

Course in Retreat Direction

Vinayalaya is offering a Course in directing individual and group Ignatian retreats from October 14-20, 2019. The Course is intended for Formators in religious congregations of women and men. Residential and non-residential options available. Conducted by Jesuit Fathers (Feliu, Charles, John Cyriac & others). Contact or 2687 1975 for details.