All churches in the neighbourhood are having midnight Christmas services that start late on Sunday, December 24.
At St Thomas Cathedral, San Thome, the Christmas service in English will be held at St Bede’s auditorium; it starts with a carols service at 10 p.m. followed by Holy Mass.
The Tamil Mass will be in the open at the Cathedral campus, starting at 11 p.m., with carols in Tamil. Archbishop Rev. George Antonysamy will celebrate this Mass.
Holy Masses will be held on Christmas day.
In Catholic churches, the Dec.24, Sunday evening Masses are cancelled.