November 20, 2022: 11 of our angelic children received Jesus in the Holy Communion for the first time on the Solemnity of Christ the King.
November 20, 2022: ICYM Shirva had organized a Baby Photo Contest 2022. Nearly 40 children from Shirva Parish (Resident and Abroad) had participated in this contest on the occasion of Children’s Day celebration. Sarah Laurel Saldanha, Clayton Vinish Menezes, Rishin Reevan Aranha and Tiahna Kiara Cabral backed the prizes and emerged as winners. All the participants were felicitated with the prize and the certificate after 7:15 AM Holy Eucharist mass.
August 10, 2022: On account of Karnataka Regional Youth Convention, the Cross was welcomed to Our Lady of Health church Shirva from Pamboor Parish. V. Rev. Fr. Leslie D’Souza, the parish priest along with assistant parish priests and the parishioners received the cross and honoured it with garland. The ICYM Shirva Unit conducted the adoration and the following day the Cross was reached to Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Church Kalathur.
November 22, 2020: It was a happy day for the 19 children of Our Lady of Health Church, Shirva who received the First Holy Communion. V. Rev. Fr. Denis D’Sa (Parish Priest), Rev. Fr. Rohan Dias (Asst. Parish Priest), Fr. Baptist Menezes (Rector-Minor Seminary Moodubelle), Fr. Sunil Monis and parents of the 19 children were a part of this holy ceremony.
Photos by Crystal Studio, Shirva