• Today is the Palm Sunday. Next Sunday is the Easter Sunday.
  • The Lenten Renewal Convention at Deanery Level was conducted on 18th,19th 20th from 5:00pm to 9:00pm at St. Mary's Basilica, Secunderabad. The Convention will be preached by Rev. Augustine Mundackatt & Rev.Fr.Jose Potta group. For further details please see the notice board.
  • Monday 21st March 6:00am morning prayer & Holy mass
  • Tuesday 22nd March 6:00 am morning prayer & Holy mass 4:30 pm Penitential Service by Followed by confessions 6:00pm Holy Mass
    Kindly Note: Parish Clergy Requests all the Parishioners to Make Use of This Opportunity to Make a Good Confession for Easter.
  • Wednesday 6:00am morning prayer, Holy Mass & way of the cross in English 12noon way of the cross & Holy Mass 5:00pm way of the cross in Telugu 6:00pm Holy Mass, way of the cross in English & Adoration
  • Maundy Thursday 24th march 6:00 am Morning Prayer, Scripture Reading & Meditation 6:00 pm MASS OF THE LORD'S SUPPER
    After the Mass of the Lord's Supper there will be Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
    9:00 - 10:00 pm in Telugu, 10:00 - 11:00 pm in Tamil and 11:00 - 12:00 Midnight in English.
    Kindly Note: Good Friday is a day of fast & abstinence. Novena in preparation for the feast of Divine Mercy starts on Good Friday.
  • Good Friday 25th march 6:00 am Morning Prayer, Scripture Reading & Meditation 7:00 am Passion play by the parish youth 9:00 am Way of the Cross in Tamil 10: 45 to 12:30 pm Meditation on Seven words in Telugu 12:30 to 3:00 pm Meditation on Seven words in English 3:15 pm Way of the Cross in Telugu 6:00 pm Commemoration of the Lord's Passion by Veneration of the Cross & Holy Communion
  • Holy Saturday 26th march 6:00 am Morning Prayer, Scripture Reading & Meditation 11:00 pm Easter Vigil service by Most Rev. Thumma Bala the Archbishop of Hyderabad. Kindly note: Bring a Candle for renewal of Baptismal vows in the Easter Vigil Service.
  • Easter Sunday 27th March 6:30 am Mass in Tamil, 8:00 am Mass in Telugu, 9:30 am Mass in English, 11:30 am Mass in English, 5:00 Mass in English.
  • Last Sunday's Church collection was Rs. 60,425/- and Wednesday and Friday's collection was Rs. 10,120/-the parish clergy thank you for your generous contribution.
  • Today is the fifth Sunday of the Lent next Sunday is the Palm Sunday
  • Saturday 19th is the Solemnity of St. Joseph, Husband of Mary
  • During the season of Lent, St. Mary's parish has the custom of feeding the poor on Sunday afternoons. Those who would like
  • to contribute for the feeding of the poor may come forward
  • On Thursday 17th of March, we will have Chrism Mass in our Basilica Celebrated by Most Rev. Thumma Bala Archbishop of Hyderabad during which the Holy Oils used for Baptism, Confirmation and Anointing Of The Sick are consecrated and blessed. During the Mass the priests of the Archdiocese also renew their vow of obedience. Every parishioner is requested to attend the Chrism mass and pray for all the Priests. Please note that the Mass will start at 5.30 p.m. in our Basilica.
  • The Lenten Renewal Convention at Deanery Level will be conducted on 18th,19th & 20th from 5:00pm to 9:00pm at St. Mary's Basilica, Secunderabad. The Convention will be preached by Rev. Augustine Mundackatt & Rev.Fr.Jose Potta group.For further details please see the notice board.
  • There is a "Special Lenten Recollection and Renewal Program" for clergy and Religious during this jubilee year of Mercy. It will be held on 19th and 20th of March 2016 from 9:30am to 2:30pm. On 19th March it will be at St.Mary's College of Pharmacy Auditorium and on 20th March at St. Ann's High School Hall. This Convention will be preached by Rev. Augustine Mundackatt & Rev.Fr.Jose Potta group.For further details please see the notice board.
  • Last Sunday collection was Rs: 62,300/- Ash Wednesday & Friday Rs 15,400 the parish clergy thank you for your generous contribution.
  • Today is the third Sunday of the Lent.
  • During the season of Lent we have Stations of the Cross at 5.00 p.m. in Telugu on Wednesdays and in Tamil on Fridays. On all Wednesdays and Fridays of Lent, we have Stations of the Cross in English after 6.00 a.m. and 6.00 p.m. Mass. Detailed programme is given in the handbills. Kindly collect the handbills after Holy Mass at the main entrance of Church.
  • During the season of Lent, St. Mary's parish has the custom of feeding the poor on Sunday afternoons. Those who would like to contribute for the feeding of the poor may come forward
  • 3rd of March, being the first Thursday of the month there is mass at Infant Jesus Chapel at 6.30 p.m. in Regimental Bazaar.
  • 4th of March, being the First Friday of the month there is mass in our church to the Sacred Heart of Jesus at 12.15 pm and 6.00 pm followed by praise and worship by Rev. Fr.Sagayaraja.
  • 5th of March, being the first Saturday of the month there is mass at Our Lady of Velankani Grotto at 6:45am.
  • We are delighted to announce that there will be night vigil service on every 4th Saturday of the month from 10pm to 5am in our Basilica. Today i.e 27th February 2016 the vigil service will be lead by Rev. Fr. Sathish (SVD) All are welcome.
  • There is a divine pilgrimage to 14 churches in Hyderabad on 7th March 2016. On that day the Bus will move from St.Mary's Basilica at 5:45am. For further details please see the notice board.
  • The youth commission is organizing "Encounter with the Lord"- Recollection for youth on 6th March 2016 at Holy Trinity Church, Begumpet Parish. For further details kindly see the notice board.
  • In view of the Jubilee year of Mercy pope Francis declared March 4th & 5th 2016 to observe penitential liturgy and conduct 24 hours adoration thought the world in solidarity with the Holy father and the universal Church to Archdiocese of Hyderabad is requesting all the faithful to participate in the penitential liturgy and 24 hours adoration in our Basilica. It starts with Holy Mass on March 4th morning and ends with Holy Mass on 5th March. Different groups will conduct penitential liturgy and adoration according to the time allotted to them.
  • There will be months mind mass for the repose of the soul of Rev.Fr. M. Devanad on 3rd March at 6:00pm in our Basilica. All are requested to pray for him so that God may give him eternal rest.
  • Last Sunday collection was Rs: 70,200/- Ash Wednesday & Friday Rs 15,600 the parish clergy thank you for your generous contribution.
  • Today is the Second Sunday of the Lent and also the holy childhood Sunday. Monday 22nd of January is the feast of Chair of St.Peter. Tuesday 23rd is the memory of St.Polycarp.
  • During the season of Lent we have Stations of the Cross at 5.00 p.m. in Telugu on Wednesdays and in Tamil on Fridays. On all Wednesdays and Fridays of Lent, we have Stations of the Cross in English after 6.00 a.m. and 6.00 p.m. Mass. Detailed programme is given in the handbills. Kindly collect the handbills after Holy Mass at the main entrance of Church.
  • The Special collection that we make on Wednesdays and Fridays during the season of lent will be donated towards Lenten campaign for hunger and disease.
  • During the season of Lent, St. Mary's parish has the custom of feeding the poor on Sunday afternoons. Those who would like to contribute for the feeding of the poor may come forward
  • We are delighted to announce that there will be night vigil service on every 4th Saturday of the month from 10pm to 5am in our Basilica. This month 27th February 2016 the vigil service will be lead by Rev. Fr. Sathish (SVD) All are welcome.
  • There is a divine pilgrimage to 14 churches in Hyderabad on 7th March 2016. For further details please see the notice board.
  • Last Sunday collection was Rs: 65,650/- the parish clergy thank you for your generous contribution.
  • Today is the first Sunday of the Lent. Next Sunday is the holychildhood Sunday.
  • During the season of Lent we have Stations of the Cross at 5.00 p.m. in Telugu on Wednesdays and in Tamil on Fridays. On all Wednesdays and Fridays of Lent ,we have Stations of the Cross in English after 6.00 a.m. and 6.00 p.m. Mass. Detailed programme is given in the handbills. Kindly collect the handbills after Holy Mass at the main entrance of Church.
  • The Special collection that we make on Wednesdays and Fridays during the season of lent will be donated towards Lenten campaign for hunger and disease.
  • During the season of Lent, St. Mary's parish has the custom of feeding the poor on Sunday afternoons. Those who would like to contribute for the feeding of the poor may come forward
  • Rev.Fr. Christu Raju is preaching Lenten Mission in our Basilica from 12th to 14th Feb 2016, The timing of the Lenten Mission Preaching is from 6.00 pm to 8.30 pm kindly make use of this opportunity and prepare in a worthy manner to celebrate the Resurrection of our Lord.
  • We are delighted to announce that there will be night vigil service on every 4th Saturday of the month from 10pm to 5am in our Basilica. This month 27th February 2016 the vigil service will be lead by Rev.Fr.Sathish (SVD) All are welcome.
  • Last Sunday collection was Rs: 70,200/- Ash Wednesday & Friday Rs 33,650 the parish clergy thank you for your generous contribution.
  • Today is the fifth Ordinary Sunday of the Year. Tuesday, the 11th February is the feast of our Lady of Lourdes and also World Day of the Sick.
  • 13th February, being the Second Saturday of the month, there is mass at our Lady's of vellankani Grotto at 6.30 pm in Regimental Bazaar.
  • Our St. Mary's Basilica is organizing a special "Students Blessing & Prayer Day", for all the students of the Archdiocese of Hyderabad, who are appearing for their final and public exams. It is on 7th February 2016 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. there will be Holy Mass followed by praise and worship and anointing of the students, all children are asked to bring pens and pads and all those things that they carry for the examination center. This is for the students from class 6th to Degree. This service is conducted by Rev. Fr. Cyril svd. For further details please see the notice board.
  • We begin the season of Lent on Ash Wednesday i.e. 10th February. The Ash Wednesday is a day of fast and abstinence. Fasting is to be observed by all those who have attained the age of major i.e. completed 18 years and have not yet begun their 60th year. Abstinence i.e. abstaining from eating meat is to be observed by all those who are 14 years of age and above. On Ash Wednesday we have the following Masses.
    6.00a.m Holy Mass celebrated by Most Rev. Thumma Bala, Archbishop of Hyderabad, followed by way of the Cross in English
    7.15 am Holy Mass followed by way of the Cross in English
    12.00 noon Holy Mass followed by Way of the Cross in English
    5.00 p.m. Way of the Cross in Telugu.
    6.00 p.m Holy Mass followed by way of the Cross in English.
  • During the season of Lent we have Stations of the Cross at 5.00 p.m. in Telugu on Wednesdays and in Tamil on Fridays. On all Wednesdays and Fridays of Lent ,we have Stations of the Cross in English after 6.00 a.m. and 6.00 p.m. Mass. Detailed programme is given in the handbills. Kindly collect the handbills after Holy Mass at the main entrance of Church.
  • The Special collection that we make on Wednesdays and Fridays during the season of lent will be donated towards Lenten campaign for hunger and disease.
  • During the season of Lent, St. Mary's parish has the custom of feeding the poor on Sunday afternoons. Those who would like to contribute for the feeding of the poor may come forward
  • Rev.Fr. Christu Raju is preaching Lenten Mission in our Basilica from 12th to 14th Feb 2016, The timing of the Lenten Mission Preaching is from 6.00 pm to 8.30 pm kindly make use of this opportunity and prepare in a worthy manner to celebrate the Resurrection of our Lord.
  • The Parish community of Infant Jesus Shrine at Emjala is happy to celebrate their Annual feast of the Shrine on February 14th. All are invited to participate in the feast mass. For further details, please see the notice board.
  • Last Sunday collection was Rs: 62,320/- the parish clergy thank you for your generous contribution.
  • Today is the fourth Sunday in Ordinary time
  • Tuesday 2nd February is the feast of Presentation of the Lord, Wednesday 3rd February is the feast of St. Blaise, on that day we have blessing of the throats soon after 6:00 am Mass and 6:00 pm mass. Thursday 4th is the feast of St. John De Britto, Friday 5th February is the feast of St. Agatha, Saturday 6th is the memory of Sts.Gonsalo Garcia, Paul Miki and companions.
  • 3rd of February being the first Wednesday of the month, we shall have Mass at St. Jude's shrine at 6.45 am.
  • 4th of February, being the first Thursday of the month there is mass at Infant Jesus Chapel at 6.30 p.m. in Regimental Bazaar.
  • 5th of February, being the First Friday of the month there is mass in our church to the Sacred Heart of Jesus at 12.15 pm and 6.00 pm followed by praise and worship by Rev. Fr.Anand from Ananda Ashramam, Kadapa.
  • The Parish community of Infant Jesus Shrine at Emjala is happy to celebrate their Annual feast of the Shrine on February 14th. All are invited to participate in the feast mass. For further details, please see the notice board.
  • Our St. Mary's Basilica is organizing a special "Students Blessing & Prayer Day", for all the students of the Archdiocese of Hyderabad, who are appearing for exams. It is on 7th February, 2016 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Conducted by Rev. Fr. Cyril svd. For further details please see the notice board.
  • The catholic Laity Association is organizing program on career counselling for 9th & 10th and Intermediate at St.Francis Junior college for girls at free of cost. For further details please see the notice board.
  • We begin the season of Lent on Ash Wednesday i.e. 10th Feb 2016, 6:00am Holy Mass will be celebrated by Most Rev. Thumma Bala, Archbishop of Hyderabad.
  • During the season of Lent, St. Mary's parish has the custom of feeding the poor on Sunday afternoons. Those who would like to contribute for the feeding of the poor may come forward.
  • Rev.Fr. Christu Raju is preaching Lenten Mission in our Basilica from 12th to 14th Feb 2016, The timing of the Lenten Mission Preaching is from 6.00 pm to 8.30 pm kindly make use of this opportunity and prepare in a worthy manner to celebrate the Resurrection of our Lord.
  • Last Sunday collection was Rs: 60,720/- the parish clergy thank you for your generous contribution.
  • Today is the third Sunday in Ordinary time and also Jyothirmai Sunday.
  • Monday 25th of January is the feast of Conversion of St.Paul. Tuesday 26th is Republic day, Wednesday 27th is the memory of STs. Timothy & Titus, Thursday 28th is the Memory of St. Thomas Aquinas.
  • The Youth commission of Archdiocese of Hyderabad will be organizing UNIFEST - 2016 at St. Alphonsus Church ,Banjarahills on 30th and 31stof January. This UNIFEST will be hoisted by St. Alphonsus Church ,Banjarahills. We request all our Parishioners to encourage our Parish youth. For further information, please contact our youth in-charge Mr.Mario Eugene and Mr. Micheal.
  • The Archdiocese of Hyderabad is organizing months mind mass to Rev. Fr. Christy Daniel who passed away on 1st January 2016; the holy mass will be offered on 29th January at 4:00pm in our basilica. All the faithful are requested to come and participate in the mass and pray for the repose of the soul of Rev.Fr. Christy Daniel.
  • We are delighted to announce that there will be night vigil service on every 4th Saturday of the month from 10pm to 5am in our Basilica. This month 23rd January 2016 i.e Today the vigil service will be lead by Rev.Fr.Cyril Dass (SVD) All are welcome.
  • There will be "Faith Revival and Healing Crusade" from 22nd to 24th January 2016 at Holy Mary High School Grounds, Khairatabad from 5:30pm to 9:30pm.
  • The parish clergy would like to revive the Lector's committee. Therefore we request all those who would like to read on Sundays and week days to give their names in the parish office.
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  • Last Sunday collection was Rs: 60,230/- the parish clergy thank you for your generous contribution.

There will be "Faith Revival and Healing Crusade" from 22nd to 24th January 2016 at Holy Mary High School Grounds, Khairatabad from 5:30pm to 9:30pm.

  • Today is the second Ordinary Sunday. Next Sunday is Jyothirmai Sunday and Ecumenical Sunday that is Christian Unity Octave from 18th January to 25th January. Next Wednesday 20th January is feast of Saints Fabian and Sebastain. Next Thursday 21st January is feast of St.Agnes. Next Friday 22nd January is feast of St.Vincent.
  • St. Sebastian Arul Bhajan Society members invite one and all for the 113th Annual Feast of St. Sebastian on 23rd January 2016. There will be Holy mass at 6.30 pm and followed by procession. Hence, all are invited.
  • The Youth commission of Archdiocese of Hyderabad will be organizing UNIFEST - 2016 at St. Alphonsus Church ,Banjarahills on 30th and 31stof January. This UNIFEST will be hoisted by St. Alphonsus Church ,Banjarahills. We request all our Parishioners to encourage our Parish youth. For further information, please contact our youth in-charge Mr.Mario Eugene and Mr. Micheal.
  • We are delighted to announce that there will be night vigil service by Rev.Fr.Cyril Dass (SVD) in our Basilica on every 4th Saturday of the month from 10pm to 5am. This month i.e 23rd January 2016. All are invited.
  • Every Sunday soon after the catechism class there will be a special class for all the altar boys in St. Ann's High School Premises.
  • The parish clergy would like to revive the Lector's committee. Therefore we request people would like read on Sundays and week days to give their names in the parish office.
  • There will be "Faith Revival and Healing Crusade" from 22nd to 24th January 2016 at Holy Mary High School Grounds, Khairatabad from 5:30pm to 9:30pm.
  • St.John Maria Vianney Church,New Bhoiguda will be conducting an initial guidance and counseling session about jobs on today i.e.17th of January,at 5.00pm at St.John Maria Vianney Church,New Bhoiguda Kindly avail this opportunity.
  • Last Sunday collection was Rs: 64,990/- the parish clergy thank you for your generous contribution.
  • Today is the feast of Baptism of Our Lord Jesus.
  • St. Sebastian Arul Bhajan Society members invite one and all for the 113th Annual Feast of St. Sebastian on 23rd January 2016. There will be Holy mass at 6.30 pm and followed by procession. Hence, all are invited.
  • The Parish community of Infant Jesus Shrine at Gajwel is happy to celebrate the Annual feast of the Shrine on 17th January 2016. All are invited to participate in the feast mass. For other details please see the notice board.
  • We request the parents to send their children for Catechism classes on time.
  • We are delighted to announce that there will be night vigil service in our Basilica on every 4th Saturday of the month from 10pm to 5am. This month i.e 23rd January 2016. All are invited.
  • Every Sunday soon after the catechism class there will be a special class for all the altar boys in St. Ann's High School Premises.
  • The parish clergy would like to revive the Lector's committee. Therefore we request people would like read on Sundays and week days to give their names in the parish office.
  • Last Sunday collection was Rs: 62,510/- the parish clergy thank you for your generous contribution.
  • Today is the feast of Epiphany. Next Sunday is the feast of Baptism of the Lord Jesus.
  • St. Sebastian Arul Bhajan Society members invite one and all for the 113th Annual Feast of St. Sebastian on 23rd January 2016. There will be by Flag hoisting on 7th January 2016 and Holy Mass 6:30pm followed by procession.
  • 9th of January, being the Second Saturday of the month, there is mass at our Lady's Grotto at 6.30 pm in Regimental Bazaar.
  • There will be bible Convention of divine mercy on 15th ,16th & 17th of January 2016 at St.Mary's Pharmacy College Auditorium.
  • We regret to inform you that Fr. Christy Daniel had passed away yesterday morning. The Funeral mass will be today at 1:15pm i.e (3-1-2016) at St. Mary's Basilica.
  • Last Sunday collection was Rs: 53,453/- and New Year day's collection was Rs: 1, 05,950/- the parish clergy thank you for your generous contribution.