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Announcements

 

SUNDAY, MARCH 22, 2020 FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT – LAETARE SUNDAY

 

 

10AM MASS LIVESTREAMED FROM THE CHURCH SANCTUARY

11AM – 3PM ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT (FRONT DOORWAY OF THE CHURCH UNDER PORTICO)

 

3PM CHAPLET OF DIVINE MERCY AND BENEDICTION

 

‘KEEP HOLY THE LORD’S DAY – REJOICE AND BE GLAD”


Spiritual Communion

Sunday Prayer at Home


Virtual Masses

St.Katharine Drexel Parish wants to stay connected with our church family during our enforced quarantine/social distancing. We are improvising with live streaming.

Please join us at 9 AM Tuesday through Friday and 10 AM Sundays on Facebook.com/skdparish/

Wednesday March 18th at 9 AM

Thursday March 19th at 9 AM

Friday March 20th at 9 AM

Sunday March 22nd at 10 AM


SKD calendar and office news

Effective March 17, 2020 all Masses, prayers and devotional time, all scheduled activities are cancelled until April 1st.

The rest of the week the office is closed.  Stay tuned for updates.

If you have an emergency please call the office at 717-697-8716 and press 1.


 

Memorial Mass for Monsignor Vincent J. Smith Postponed

Dear Friends,

The previously planned Memorial Mass for Monsignor Vincent J. Smith scheduled for Thursday, March 19, 2020, 7 PM, Church of the Good Shepherd Church, Camp Hill, PA will NOT be taking place on this date. This is in accord with all of the directives from the Centers for Disease Control and the policies that are now in place in order to safeguard the public from Covid-19. You will be notified as to when this Memorial Mass for Monsignor Smith will be rescheduled.

Thank you. Father Bill Forrey


FLU AND CORONA VIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE – March 11, 2020

Governor Wolfe and the Bishops of PA, including Bishop Gainer, have announced procedures for the health protection of all of our people.

Effective Friday March 13, 2020, please follow these procedures:

Please follow the procedures of social distancing which they have suggested.

Please use faith, prayer and common sense. Avoid fear and panic and use caution!

+250 gatherings are cancelled until further notice

Mass obligation has been dispensed until further notice

Parish Office Hours are as usual at this time: Monday through Friday 9:00 AM – 12:00 Noon and 1:00 – 4:00 PM

The Church will be open for prayer and visits through the main door

Masses are scheduled as usual.

Lenten Penance Deanery Services are cancelled.

Faith Formation classes are scheduled as usual until schools are closed by Gov Wolfe

Confessions will be held as usual but only anonymous behind the screen

Additional Confession times will be held in lieu of the Communal Penance Services

Sunday after Masses 9:30 – 10:00 AM ; 12 – 12:30 PM
Wednesday 6:00 – 6:50 PM
Friday 8:15 – 8:50 AM
Saturday 3:00 – 4:15 PM ; 5:30 – 6:00 PM

Updates will follow as they are communicated by the Governor and the Bishop!

Thanks for your prayerful consideration!  Father Ken

Saint Katharine Drexel