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Mass to resume May 9, 2020 at 4pm with the following guidelines.

All Parishioners,

I am glad to inform you that we shall start public Mass at St Bernadette on May 9, Saturday at 4:00 PM (Mother’s Day weekend). 

All are required to observe the very strict guidelines below which are based on the guidelines given by the civil authorities: 

–   Obligation of attending Sunday mass has been lifted till June 30, 2020.

–   Those over 65 with underlying health issues are advised to avoid risk of attending public celebration of the Mass.

–   Those who have been exposed to another with virus within 14 days are not permitted. Before coming to church all are requested to check temperature at home.

–   All are obliged to wear mask or other face covering and gloves upon entering the church and continue wearing them except when seated and while consuming the Holy Communion.

–   All should strictly maintain the social distance of minimum 6-foot while sitting in the pews. A family can sit together but maintain the distance of 6-foot with other family or individuals.

–   Rules of social distancing are to be strictly observed while entering and going out of the church as well as while receiving Holy Communion.

–   Ushers will not go around for offertory collection. Faithful are requested to drop their contributions in baskets while entering the church.

Fr. Alex Ekka