The St. Peter Apostle Second Collection will be taken up at Mass on Sunday July 27th .The proceeds of the Collection will be used to support the formation of seminarians and candidates for religious life throughout the world especially in mission territories.
Diocesan Updates and Events
Parishioners are reminded of the Annual Parish Fair hosted by the Cathedral Parish to be held on Saturday July 26th 2013 at 3:00 p.m. on the Parish Grounds, Brickdam. Tickets cost $100 each. All are invited to come and share in an afternoon of fun and good family entertainment.
All parishioners are invited to attend a Revival Mission organized by the Catholic Men’s Ministry on Monday 30th June and Tuesday 1st July at 6:00 p.m. at the Cathedral, Brickdam. Presenters will include Catholic Evangelists Richard and Donna Layne of the U.S.A.
Guyana's first ever Documentary Production Competition, the Loyola Documentary Film Festival 2014 which was launched in December 2013 by the Catholic Media Office will close with the Screening and Award Ceremony to be held at the Umana Yana on July 11, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. with cocktails.
This year’s Diocesan summer camps have been scheduled to run from 4th to 9th August 2014.
Jesuit scholarships for tertiary education are now being offered. To be eligible, persons must be able and willing to commit to the service of the community and should have applied to a national vocational or tertiary institution of higher education or already attending one.
The Sacrament of Baptism will be administered on Sunday 13th July 2014 to infants in Parishes where necessary, once there is a Priest present for Mass. In the event that there is no Priest, the Sacrament will be administered on the following Sunday.
Couples who are planning marriage this year please be advised that the upcoming Marriage Preparation Course will be held from Thursday 17th – Sunday 20th July, 2014 at the Cathedral Presbytery. Interested persons are asked to complete the registration process before the Course begins.
The Programme on Making Healthy Life Choices (previously known as Abstinence for Guyana,) is inviting young parishioners of the Pastoral Area between the ages of 12-20 years to its Youth Camp scheduled to take place from Friday 18th to Sunday 20thJuly 2014 at Camp Kayuka.
The Novena to the Sacred Heart will be held from Thursday June 19th to Friday June 27th 2014 at 5:30 p.m. each day at the Ursuline Convent, Camp Street except on Sunday June 22nd when Mass will be celebrated at 8:00 a.m. During the period of the Novena there will be no 5:00 p.m.