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FLU AND CORONA VIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE

https://www.hbgdiocese.org/coronavirus

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

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

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

3. +250 gatherings are cancelled until further notice

4. Mass obligation has been dispensed until further notice.

Living Streaming Options are located on the diocesan website: https://www.hbgdiocese.org/coronavirus/#parishes-live-streaming-mass

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

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

7.Masses are scheduled as usual.

8. Faith Formation classes are cancelled through the end of March corresponding to the closure of Cumberland Valley School District for the rest of the month of March.  Unless there is new information, plan on resuming Faith Formation Classes in April as scheduled.

9. Lenten Penance Deanery Services are cancelled. Additional Confession times will be held in lieu of the Communal Penance Services at the church. Confessions will be held as usual but only anonymous behind the screen.

  • 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