Holy Family Day – 20th December 2015
This year the Holy Family Basilica will celebrate their Feast Day on Sunday 20th December 2015 at the Basilica Grounds. The theme for this year’s family day is “The family as a seedbed of Faith and Vocations”. His Eminence John Cardinal Njue will be the main celebrant at the mass at 10.45am. While the Morning mass schedule for the day will be observed (i.e. 7.00am and 8.30am), the 10.00am mass and 11.30am mass will be combined and commence at 10.45am.
At the mass, adult Catechumens will be received, 1st Holy Communion will be received by the children, and families present will receive special blessings from His Eminence. After the mass, we will have lunch as one family of God.
The day will be preceded by a sporting event involving all Parishioners at the St. Mary’s Grounds. Part of the Sports activities include Crazy Soccer, Tug of war, Potato racing, Hide and seek among other team building activities.