Sunday Notes: August 13, 2017: Pray for the peace in Iraq and the world
1- On August 9, 2017, the Holy Father, Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Mar Emanuel Hana Shaleta as the new bishop of St. Peter Diocese, transferring him from the eparchy of Mar Addai of Toronto of the Chaldeans, in Canada. On Tuesday, August 29, at 10:00 AM, His Beatitude Patriarch Mar Louis Raphael Sako will preside over the Installation Ceremony of Bishop Shalita at St. Peter’s Cathedral, with the presence of: the Papal Nuncio-USA; Bishops, priests, representatives of parishes, and the faithful. We pray that the Lord will bless our new bishop and grant him strength and wisdom to lead our church and faithful.
2- Daily Mass @ 9:00 A.M.
3- Assumption Celebrations: Monday Aug. 14th at Greenway, Tuesday Aug. 15th in Scottsdale. Both days program: Mass 6:30P.M. followed by rosary, procession, and coronation of Mary.
4- For Assumption: we have issued a CD of Chaldean and Arabic hymns it will be ready after celebrations. Also, bring flowers with you for the procession of the Statue of Mary.
5- Sunday Mass Schedule at Mar Abraham: English 9:00AM, Chaldean 10:30AM.
6- Next Sunday Aug. 6 is the Feast of the Transfiguration of our Lord.
Masses & Centers
Mar Abraham Church: 6816 E. Cactus Rd / Scottsdale, AZ 85254 [marabraham.com / Tel: (480) 905-1545]
(Sat: Mass in Arabic @ 6:30 PM., Sun.: Mass in English 9:00 AM, Chaldean 10:30 A.M.)
Holy Family Mission: 3220 W. Greenway Rd / Phoenix AZ, 85053 (Sun. Mass at 12:30pm)
Holy Cross Mission: 19 W. Bruce Ave / Gilbert, AZ 85233 (Sun. Chaldean Mass at 6:00pm)