Nativity Feast : St Francis of Assisi Church, Jebel Ali- UAE

Nativity Feast : St Francis of Assisi Church, Jebel Ali- UAE
Pictures by : Ignatius Alva

Jebel Ali, Sep 10: JAKC (Jebel Ali Assisi Konkani Community), celebrated “Monthi Fest” (Nativity of the Blessed Mother Mary) on 8th September at 8:00 PM in the St. Francis of Assisi Church, Jebel Ali with Mass in Konkani offered by their newly appointed Spiritual Director, Fr. Frank Gomes to a full capacity of congregation more than 1400. Jebel Ali was the only fortunate Parish In the UAE, to celebrate the Monthi Fest with Mass in Konkani on the same day as the feast day.

Children offered the showering of flowers to Mother Mary in the grotto to the hymn “Moriake Hogolsian”.
John Monteiro, President of JAKC thanked all the sponsors, choir group, those who helped directly or indirectly and contributed to the success of the feast.
Scrumptious buffet vegetarian dinner in Mangalorean cuisine  with sweet vorne by Canara Restaurant, Dubai was served to all and liked by all.

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  • Nancy Mathias, Sorpu,Shirva

    Mon, Sep 13 2010

    I have noticed, the way of preparation is very well and beautiful, right now I am in Bombay Hope next year I will be joining with you all

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    Sun, Sep 12 2010

    all parishionars of st francis of assisi church jebel ali wish u happy nativity feast
    tumche jivit orna bori god,kobua bari ruchik,nisthya bari pormalik,fula bari sobit zanvdi,"bhagi monthi mayechi porab"tumka" magta
    rtn michael mathias shirva
    gurkar pilar lower ward

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