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Life Magazine



September issue of Life magazine New

Prsidential address
Conversation between theologian-bishop Rt. Rev. Thomas Dabre and Fr. Francis Gonsalves, as the new President of JDV, Pune



Homilies
Corpus Christi



By Prof. Fr. Francis Gonsalves, SJ, President, JDV, Pune, and Exec. Secty. of CCBI's Commission for Theology

Previous homilies can be viewed here
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Pune Catholic Charismatic Renewal (PST)
Gulmohar Apartments, Building No. 1, Flat No. 12
Bhangarwadi, Lonavala 410 401
Tel: 09370710823 / 07774013150
EMail: mirandasilven@gmail.com
The Pune Service Team is a part of the National Catholic Charismatic Renewal Services (NCCRS) and is working towards the bringing of a Spiritual Revival/Renewal in the city of Poona. The Pune Service Team started in 1979 and the late Dr. Trevor D’Netto was the first Chairman of the team. There are totally 21 prayer groups in the Diocese of Poona. The Pune Service Team has 24 members on the board.

The Pune Service Team has a Pune Intecessory Network(PIN) which is constantly interceding for the various needs and which organizes Prayer Vigils and Night Vigils for intercession.

The YU4C (Youth United for Christ) was started in January 2009 and is a part of the Pune Service Team. It encourages youth in the Charismatic renewal to have a personal experience of Jesus with programs for the youth in various Parishes.

The Pune Service also launched in 2012 The Diocesan Bible Institute in Pune for all laity so that they could get an indepth knowledge of the Bible.

Mission: PRAYER is our Mission. Jesus invites us to shape the world we live in, and the lives of those around us through PRAYER. The greatest need today is not people or funds but PRAYER. The PST encourages its members to spend more time in personal prayer and be active in the local parish and work with the Parish Priest in all Spiritual Activities. The Prayer groups have their outreach ministries regularly, organize conventions, full day seminars, rallies and night vigils to build up the spirituality of the people.

Meetings:
PST: Meet every 2nd Wednesday at Nav Sadhana (Library Hall) at 6:30 pm to 8:30pm
Prayer Groups: Meet in their respective parishes during the week
PIN Groups: Meet in their respective parishes, during the week
YU4C: Meet once a month in any Parish

Ecclesiastical Advisor: Fr. George D’Souza (09921530044)
Co-ordinator: Mr. Silvan Miranda (9370710823)
PIN Leader: Shirish Sebastian
YU4C Co-ordinator: Eric D’Silva


Birthdays
September
23 Fr. Joseph Dantas
  
Faith Walk 2020
Altar Servers

Online Altar Servers Ministry. This initiative is taken by Don Bosco Youth Centre as a service to the Diocese of Poona to enhance online teaching.

Salesian Catechetical Centre New

Rosary Marathon
Poona Diocese is organising a rosary marathon during the month of October.

Total rosaries prayed so far: NA

Click the button if you have prayed one rosary today.
  
Sad Demise
With deep regret and sorrow we announce the sad demise of Rev. Valerian D’Souza (the Emeritus Bishop of Poona) who left for Heavenly Abode on Tuesday 25/02/2020 at 11.20 pm.



Eternal rest, grant unto him O Lord and let the perpetual light shine upon him. May his soul rest in peace.