NEW! Updated Guidance from the Bishop

  • Face coverings continue to be required, but social distance can be 3 feet.
  • The congregation may now sing indoors led by two cantors and one accompanist.
  • Larger choirs will be permitted after June 15. 
  • The use of hymnals and worship aides is left up to each parish to determine.
  • Reception of communion shall be limited to the Body of Christ in the hand. There shall be no distribution of the Precious Blood until the First Sunday of Advent. 
  • The faithful are encouraged to exchange a socially-distanced sign of peace. 
  • Holy Water fonts should not be filled until September. 
  • All normal types of events can resume on June 15 without size limitations.